Students who took part in a protest on Monday when Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying visited City University have accused some security guards of rough treatment and are demanding an explanation from the school.Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 4:13am
The West Kowloon museum has received its first donation from a Hong Kong collector, who hopes to challenge people's ideas about art and politics with a performance work featuring two security guards kissing.2 May 2013 - 5:09am
The head of security at the city's airport has blamed the introduction of the minimum wage last year for a staffing crisis that pushed frontline staff turnover at the 3,400-strong company to a record 30 per cent.4 Nov 2012 - 4:13am 3 comments
Her head once more covered with a scarf, Amina Mariam Bokhary arrived in court yesterday to hear a magistrate's ruling on her sentence for assaulting a police officer.
Bokhary, 34, was surrounded by a team of bodyguards - some of whom, ironically, were former policemen.7 Aug 2010 - 12:00am
A tycoon or business executive looking for protection does not necessarily need a bodyguard who resembles a muscle-bound bodybuilder, secret-service type wearing shades or a United States marine sporting a crew cut.22 Sep 2009 - 12:00am
Less threatening than men and more able to blend in, female bodyguards are increasingly in demand among discerning celebrities. Nadine Bateman takes a look at an exciting career opportunity for those with a sense of adventure and good aim.8 Feb 2009 - 12:00am
HK crews protest at armed bodyguards on planes leased to mainland carrier
Dragonair pilots have protested at being instructed to carry VIP bodyguards armed with pistols and plainclothes security guards armed with knives when they fly domestic routes on the mainland.9 Mar 2007 - 12:00am
It was shortly before take-off on a flight from Shanghai to Beijing on December 6 last year that a senior Dragonair captain found himself face to face with a passenger holding a loaded pistol with the firepower to seriously damage his plane.9 Mar 2007 - 12:00am
Q: How did you become a bodyguard?25 Feb 2007 - 12:00am
The recent spate of dramatic high-profile tycoon kidnappings could be blamed on a tendency among Hong Kong's rich to hire conspicuous, poorly trained 'muscle men' on the cheap, according to a security expert.
Bruce McLaren, director of security firm Signal 8, said bodyguards trained to kill and not protect were popular with Hong Kong's tycoons.3 Feb 2002 - 12:00am
Protective driving and escorting, communications and electronic counter-surveillance, explosive device recognition and unarmed combat are hardly everyday subjects for continuing education - but being a bodyguard to the stars requires special skills.2 Feb 2002 - 12:00am
SPENDING TIME with celebrities such as Mariah Carey, Jennifer Lopez and Cindy Crawford is many people's fantasy, but for Bruce McLaren it is all part of a hard day's work.31 Jan 2002 - 12:00am
More than 100 security guards were sent to a concert by Danish balladeers Michael Learns to Rock last night after the Urban Services Department decided the music was 'hard rock'.
The band's management and show organisers Midas Promotions said the extra guards killed the atmosphere for the audience.20 Nov 1997 - 12:00am
POLICE fear the security industry will become a dumping ground for old people following the decision to drop compulsory retirement at 65 from new legislation.
The limits were dropped from the Security and Guarding Services Bill after protests that they would cost thousands of men their jobs.17 Oct 1994 - 12:00am
A GUARD who risked his life by removing an explosive device from a Royal Hong Kong Jockey Club betting shop has been banned from further duty amid a review of security procedures.
Club officials demanded the guard's removal the day after he removed a bomb from the crowded shop in Tai Wai.27 Jun 1994 - 12:00am