A veteran police officer escaped injury when he accidentally discharged his handgun at a Marine Police base on Stonecutter Island on Thursday morning.Friday, 26 July, 2013, 12:06am
The Wuhan Public Security Bureau’s new “haunted house” is a purpose-built facility literally used for testing the "psychological balance" of new police recruits.2 May 2013 - 5:41pm
When it comes to brutality, abuse of power and the undermining of the freedom of assembly, our police can't hold a candle to their counterparts in the US. That's why it's amusing to read the latest US State Department report on human rights around the world, including its criticism of Asia's finest.26 Apr 2013 - 2:27am 13 comments
Eight Brazilian military police officers were arrested on Monday as part of a probe into the murder of two youths after the fatal shooting was shown on television, the force said.2 Apr 2013 - 1:32pm
Police Commissioner Andy Tsang Wai-hung has denied a newspaper's allegations that the police threw away evidence in a recent murder case.
He was responding to yesterday's Apple Daily report claiming that 12 bags of items - including a pillow, a mattress and clothes, mostly bloodstained - were dumped by cleaners clearing the murder scene in Pat Heung, Yuen Long, on Wednesday.22 Mar 2013 - 4:22am
Philippine investigators will file a murder case against 35 police officers and soldiers for allegedly executing 13 people at a road checkpoint in a plan by a police colonel to eliminate a rival in an illegal gambling operation, the justice secretary said on Wednesday.7 Mar 2013 - 1:42pm
Police will soon begin testing tiny video cameras clipped to their uniforms, and people who block the lenses may be committing the crime of obstructing officers trying to do their duty, the police said yesterday. Senior superintendent of support Tse Sau-kong issued the warning at a press conference as he announced the six-month trial for 50 of the surveillance gadgets - about the size of cigarette packets - beginning on March 11.23 Feb 2013 - 5:09am
After policing public protests for seven years, a senior police officer is retiring with a "comfortable" feeling about the force's sometimes controversial headcounts of protesters at rallies.13 Feb 2013 - 5:46am
Leaders of a protest on January 1 were arrested because they were legally responsible for "making trouble" and also as part of a new tactic to disperse the crowd, a senior police officer said on the eve of his retirement.13 Feb 2013 - 12:04pm
Police are investigating the source of a document purporting to be an official press release saying that the government would announce new measures to rein in the property market.
The Secretariat Press Office referred the matter to police in a bid to ease fears among internet users after the document was widely circulated last week.9 Feb 2013 - 4:30am
Ambiguous police commands, such as to "pre-empt embarrassments" during the 2011 visit of Vice-Premier Li Keqiang's, were not new, the force admitted yesterday.6 Feb 2013 - 5:28am
The London Metropolitan police secretly authorised the practice for officers infiltrating protest groups without consulting or informing the children's parents.5 Feb 2013 - 4:45am
A suicide car bomb followed by an assault by grenade-throwing gunmen on a police headquarters in a disputed ethnically-mixed city in north Iraq killed 30 people yesterday.
The vehicle that was detonated in central Kirkuk was painted to appear as though it was a police car, and the militants who sought to seize the compound were dressed as policemen, witnesses said.4 Feb 2013 - 5:34am
The police's success rate in cracking technology crime remains low amid a surge in the number of such cases in the city, the chief of the force says.
The rate of success in solving such crimes was just 15.4 per cent last year, when 3,015 cases were reported - up about 37 per cent from 2011, police commissioner Andy Tsang Wai-hung said.30 Jan 2013 - 4:42am
Youths in Northern Ireland threw petrol bombs at police and rocks at a Catholic Church on Monday night as violence triggered by a decision not to raise the flag at Belfast city hall took on increasingly sectarian overtones.15 Jan 2013 - 9:54am