A Shenzhen policeman was sentenced to 14-1/2 years' jail on corruption charges in November after he tried to organise a pro-democracy rally in a local park, his wife said yesterday.Friday, 4 January, 2013, 8:46am
Public concern about the abuse of guns by police is increasing, with a newspaper reporting yesterday that police in Shenzhen had been encouraged to "pull the trigger" promptly when required.
There have been two recent cases of Shenzhen policemen shooting people dead in personal disputes.14 Dec 2012 - 3:59am
A Guangzhou professor who on Monday accused Shenzhen police of beating him up says his flat appears to have been broken into while he slept later that night.28 Nov 2012 - 3:46am
A professor outspoken on Guangzhou's poor quality of buildings said yesterday he was beaten up by police in Shenzhen last Saturday.
He provided proof in the form of candid video clips of police officers visiting his hotel room and of his subsequent bruises.27 Nov 2012 - 3:42am
More than 80,000 people in 'high-alert' groups deemed a threat to security have been evicted from Shenzhen this year by officials aiming to achieve social stability for the Summer Universiade in August.12 Apr 2011 - 12:00am
Shenzhen border police intercepted a wooden vessel off Dapeng Bay at about 4pm yesterday and found 100 tonnes of illicit diesel smuggled from Hong Kong, Xinhua reported. Officers believed it was destined for Huizhou. The report did not mention any arrests or whether Hongkongers were involved.23 Nov 2009 - 12:00am
A second explosive device has gone off in Shenzhen in less than a week, severely injuring a 13-year-old boy and heightening fears about the city's deteriorating public security situation.
Lu Yulong suffered multiple injuries to his face and arms when the device, which appeared to be a homemade bomb, exploded on a vacant plot of land in the Baoan district at about 8pm on Sunday.9 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
Outcry after prostitutes, clients marched through streets
Several Shenzhen police officials may face disciplinary punishment for parading arrested prostitutes and their clients through the streets - an act that has caused a public outcry and is being denounced as 'a brazen violation of human rights'.6 Dec 2006 - 12:00am
Shenzhen police are accused of aiding gangsters
Representatives of the Hong Kong Drivers' Organisation yesterday accused Shenzhen police of kow-towing to gangsters after authorities refused to help a cross-border transport company retrieve a truck held by a mainland militia group.20 Apr 2006 - 12:00am
Parents did not call police when she disappeared
A Hong Kong teenager who was forced into sex slavery in Shenzhen was a rebellious child who had been banished by her parents, her uncle's family said yesterday.
None of 14-year-old's family members called police when she disappeared six months ago.22 Sep 2005 - 12:00am