Robbers bound and gagged a security guard in a locked container and might have poisoned seven dogs before escaping with HK$200,000 worth of electrical cables from a godown in Ta Kwu Ling early yesterday.Tuesday, 11 September, 2007, 12:00am
Five robbers threatened to bomb a trading company with a grenade before binding and gagging five employees in a raid yesterday.
The robbers were attempting to steal hard disks valued at $1 million, but had to flee empty-handed after the victims freed themselves from their bonds and called police.2 Jun 2005 - 12:00am
Two men stole diamonds worth an estimated $1 million from the owner of a trading company in Kwai Chung yesterday morning.
The 30-year-old proprietor of the business, which distributes diamonds and shoes, told police that two men in their 20s knocked on the door between 8am and 9am.21 Nov 2004 - 12:00am
Three men suspected of involvement in a highway robbery of minibus passengers this month were arrested yesterday.24 Feb 2004 - 12:00am
Reward offered for arrest of suspect linked to other crimes
A gunman killed three bank staff and escaped with 340,000 yuan (HK$319,000) on Monday in a daring daylight raid.1 Oct 2003 - 12:00am
Nepali workers badly hurt in worksite accident20 Aug 2003 - 12:00am
smoke drugged me, says 'Robbery victim'16 Jul 2003 - 12:00am
Police broke up an armed robbery at a bird's nest shop in Western District yesterday, arresting five men after a brief hostage incident.
But a search later revealed that about $800,000 worth of the highly prized nests were missing.
A police spokeswoman said: 'We believe some accomplices managed to steal the bird's nest before police arrived.23 Apr 2003 - 12:00am
October 17, 2002: Two gunmen open fire as they run away after snatching a cash box containing more than $1 million outside a Jockey Club betting centre in Ma On Shan.4 Mar 2003 - 12:00am
Shenyang police have arrested four suspects in connection with a bank robbery last month during which three people were killed, China News Service reported. The arrests were made after a 21-day manhunt. On 18 January, four masked robbers set off a bomb as a van was delivering cash from a bank.10 Feb 2003 - 12:00am
Police are hunting for three robbers who tried to steal two cash boxes containing $2.35 million in Mongkok yesterday but fled empty-handed after chopping a guard in the leg with an axe.
The raiders - one carrying a revolver, one an axe - were forced to leave the cash at the scene after one of the booby-trapped boxes sprayed red dye, police said.22 Nov 2002 - 12:00am
Police Commissioner Tsang Yam-pui yesterday defended a decision by officers to not open fire on a gang of armed robbers on Saturday.
Up to seven robbers - one armed with what appeared to be a pistol and the others with knives - escaped with equipment worth $7 million after raiding a computer firm in To Kwa Wan.14 Oct 2002 - 12:00am
A gang of armed robbers escaped with equipment worth $7 million after raiding a computer firm in To Kwa Wan yesterday, despite being spotted by a constable sent to the scene.13 Oct 2002 - 12:00am
A gang of armed robbers dressed in suits and ties escaped with $9 million worth of watches and jewels from a store in Pacific Place, Admiralty, yesterday.
The four men strolled through crowds of lunchtime shoppers before holding up the second-floor Masterpiece jewellery shop at 2.20pm. All were armed with pistols.19 Feb 2002 - 12:00am
More police officers may be placed on patrol after two security guards were shot in separate armed robberies in one week, Police Commissioner Tsang Yam-pui said yesterday.12 Dec 2001 - 12:00am