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Police Dog

Paper talk, May 18, 2013

Sunday, Oriental Daily

Drinking water from Dongjiang fails to make the grade

Saturday, 18 May, 2013, 4:11am

Hong Kong police canines to do double duty as drugs dogs

The initiative to "add value" to patrol dogs started in 2010, with 16 of the 75 the dogs already trained. Lee said it would take another three to four years to train all the dogs in drug detection.

12 Feb 2013 - 6:11am

Doggy has a dream to fulfil

In Japan, one dog stands out from the rest. She's an eight-year-old Labrador Retriever who has taken the police dog exam six times. With each failed attempt, Kinako and her trainer became more determined. They eventually won the public's support.

1 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Police search team prepares for challenge of bigger conventions

Police search teams are bracing for a heavier workload as Hong Kong pledges to host more international conventions.

Superintendent George K. K. Lee, head of the police search unit, said yesterday that his team faced challenges because of the increased need to search conference venues, especially when international VIPs, like former US president Bill Clinton, visit.

27 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

Maid killed in vicious knife attack at kennels

An Indonesian domestic helper assaulted by four masked men last month was stabbed to death yesterday at a dog-kennel association in Fanling.

24 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

All in a dog's day's work

Police dogs display their skills to the public at the 11th annual Police Dog Trials at the Police Sports and Recreation Club in Prince Edward yesterday.

3 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

No fear

An officer puts a dog through its paces at the Police Dog Unit in Kowloon Bay. Dogs from the unit will feature in an RTHK show to be screened on TVB Jade tonight about canine crime fighters.

28 Feb 2003 - 12:00am


A police sergeant was bitten on his right forearm while he was training an Alsatian inside the Police Dog Unit Headquarters in Kowloon Bay. The injured officer, surnamed Ho, 47, was taken to the United Christian Hospital, where he was treated and later discharged.

19 Nov 2002 - 12:00am

Bomb mix-up

I refer to the report headlined 'Bombs and machetes found in abandoned vehicle' (South China Morning Post, June 14).

15 Jun 2001 - 12:00am

Officers turning green corner into dog toilet

At about 9.20am on March 21, I witnessed again an incident that, to me, demonstrates a level of inconsiderate behaviour and disregard for the environment that so often plagues us in Hong Kong.

1 Apr 2001 - 12:00am