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Office of the Privacy Commissioner

'Lack of evidence' in privacy breach cases

Half of the dozen privacy breach cases passed to police by the privacy commissioner did not lead to criminal prosecutions, due to lack of evidence, Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Stephen Lam Sui-lung said.

Thursday, 7 April, 2011, 12:00am

Internet leak of police information was an inside job, says commissioner

Police Commissioner Dick Lee Ming-kwai said yesterday the force's preliminary investigations into a police database leak may point to one of its own.

10 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

In Brief

japanese group claims anti-piracy success

A group representing Japanese makers of films, music, comics and games said yesterday anti-piracy measures taken jointly with local law enforcement authorities resulted in the seizure of more than 700,000 pirated Japanese items on the mainland, in Hong Kong and Taiwan between January and April.

11 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

Complaints slow work

Work on the protection of personal data has been hindered by a flood of complaints to the privacy commissioner.

In a paper to be tabled at the Legco home affairs panel on Monday, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner says it does not have enough staff to inspect personal data systems.

10 Jun 1999 - 12:00am