Traffic Police

Traffic police told to remove 'stiflingly hot' motorcycle uniforms

Traffic officers have been told to take their jackets off when not riding their motorcycles and to drink more water after complaints that new jackets - introduced two months ago to provide better protection - are stiflingly hot.

Thursday, 21 June, 2007, 12:00am

Six caught on bus joyride

SIX youths aged between 13 and 19 were arrested early yesterday morning for taking a double-decker bus from outside Ocean Park.

Traffic police intercepted the bus, which was being driven by a 16-year-old boy, in Stubbs Road, and detained the joyriders.

8 Mar 1994 - 12:00am

Ride with traffic police down memory lane

IF you are curious to learn more about the work of the traffic police, you now have the chance to see how one of the very first specialised units of the Hong Kong Police evolved. The traffic police unit was established early this century.

13 Aug 1993 - 12:00am

Load warning

TRAFFIC police warned drivers and owners they face prosecution for overloaded vehicles. A police spokesman said first offenders were liable to a maximum fine of $5,000 and three months' jail, with subsequent offenders facing a maximum fine of $10,000 and six months' jail.

19 Jan 1993 - 12:00am