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Money exchange swindlers conned two victims out of US$1 million, Hong Kong police say after arresting four and seizing HK$8 million in fake notes

Syndicate ran two phoney money exchange shops and posted messages online saying the outlets offered preferential rates to lure targets.

18 Jan 2020 - 1:09AM

Syndicate ran two phoney money exchange shops and posted messages online saying the outlets offered preferential rates to lure targets.

Money exchange swindlers conned two victims out of US$1 million, Hong Kong police say after arresting four and seizing HK$8 million in fake notes
Handgun and ammo seized, man arrested as Hong Kong police raid radical anti-government group

Police believe the handgun and bullets were shipped into the city in parcels airmailed from the United States.

17 Jan 2020 - 11:21PM

Police believe the handgun and bullets were shipped into the city in parcels airmailed from the United States.

Handgun and ammo seized, man arrested as Hong Kong police raid radical anti-government group
Three arrested over HK$25 million worth of iPhones, Apple Watches, other tech products and bird’s nest found on cargo ship bound for mainland China from Hong Kong

Authorities and source say illegal consignment bound for mainland China to be used as Lunar New Year gifts, with smuggling effort a bid to evade heavy mainland taxes.

17 Jan 2020 - 3:40PM

Authorities and source say illegal consignment bound for mainland China to be used as Lunar New Year gifts, with smuggling effort a bid to evade heavy mainland taxes.

Three arrested over HK$25 million worth of iPhones, Apple Watches, other tech products and bird’s nest found on cargo ship bound for mainland China from Hong Kong
Hong Kong police uncover high explosives after taking pipe bomb suspect, hooded and chained, to village for evidence search

One of the 10 arrested over explosives conspiracy joined sniffer dogs at a Sheung Shui bungalow.

17 Jan 2020 - 1:59AM

One of the 10 arrested over explosives conspiracy joined sniffer dogs at a Sheung Shui bungalow.

Hong Kong police uncover high explosives after taking pipe bomb suspect, hooded and chained, to village for evidence search
Residence of French consul general in Hong Kong burgled in lunchtime break-in

Burglar scaled wall at back of house during lunchtime and forced entry through window, police said.

15 Jan 2020 - 10:21PM

Burglar scaled wall at back of house during lunchtime and forced entry through window, police said.

Residence of French consul general in Hong Kong burgled in lunchtime break-in
Man and woman die after falling from upscale Hong Kong apartment building

Victims were discovered on the fourth floor of K11 Musea shopping centre on Wednesday morning, and police reportedly found two notes expressing sadness at Hong Kong protests, as well as substance thought to be cocaine.

15 Jan 2020 - 4:43PM

Victims were discovered on the fourth floor of K11 Musea shopping centre on Wednesday morning, and police reportedly found two notes expressing sadness at Hong Kong protests, as well as substance thought to be cocaine.

Man and woman die after falling from upscale Hong Kong apartment building
Financial consultant killed after being struck by taxi on busy Hong Kong road

Police say man inexplicably dashed across busy road as taxis approached.

14 Jan 2020 - 5:02PM

Police say man inexplicably dashed across busy road as taxis approached.

Financial consultant killed after being struck by taxi on busy Hong Kong road
Hong Kong knifemen attack motorist trapped in overturned vehicle after car chase in Sheung Shui

Car overturned before three men set upon the victim with knives, while he was still within the wreckage. Police investigating if case is a triad revenge plot.

14 Jan 2020 - 11:01PM

Car overturned before three men set upon the victim with knives, while he was still within the wreckage. Police investigating if case is a triad revenge plot.

Hong Kong knifemen attack motorist trapped in overturned vehicle after car chase in Sheung Shui
Haul of illegal fireworks and firecrackers seized by police ahead of Lunar New Year in Hong Kong

The HK$50,000 haul was found on a remote hillside off Deep Bay Road in Lau Fau Shan early on Tuesday. Police suspect items were smuggled from mainland China for sale during festive period.

15 Jan 2020 - 6:37PM

The HK$50,000 haul was found on a remote hillside off Deep Bay Road in Lau Fau Shan early on Tuesday. Police suspect items were smuggled from mainland China for sale during festive period.

Haul of illegal fireworks and firecrackers seized by police ahead of Lunar New Year in Hong Kong
Worker robbed at knifepoint for three straight nights as trio target dodgy diesel refuelling station in Hong Kong

Kwan Chung-chow, 66, forced to hand over HK$1,000 early on Monday after HK$17,700 was taken in previous two incidents.

14 Jan 2020 - 12:47AM

Kwan Chung-chow, 66, forced to hand over HK$1,000 early on Monday after HK$17,700 was taken in previous two incidents.

Worker robbed at knifepoint for three straight nights as trio target dodgy diesel refuelling station in Hong Kong
Hong Kong fitness centres closed after 16 arrested for aggressive selling of gym memberships

Six victims coaxed into parting with HK$600,000 through ‘unscrupulous sales tactics’, Customs and Excise says.

10 Jan 2020 - 6:08PM

Six victims coaxed into parting with HK$600,000 through ‘unscrupulous sales tactics’, Customs and Excise says.

Hong Kong fitness centres closed after 16 arrested for aggressive selling of gym memberships
Off-duty Hong Kong police officer foils brazen daylight robbery after three suspects snatch bag containing HK$200,000

Two suspects arrested and one still on the run after lunchtime incident in Mong Kok.

10 Jan 2020 - 4:01PM

Two suspects arrested and one still on the run after lunchtime incident in Mong Kok.

Off-duty Hong Kong police officer foils brazen daylight robbery after three suspects snatch bag containing HK$200,000
Businessman wounded in knife attack at popular Hong Kong shopping centre Elements

Police say man suffered cuts to his back and left hand, and believe attack was intended as a warning over a debt issue.

9 Jan 2020 - 6:39PM

Police say man suffered cuts to his back and left hand, and believe attack was intended as a warning over a debt issue.

Businessman wounded in knife attack at popular Hong Kong shopping centre Elements
Hong Kong Ladies’ Market stalls shut down in customs raid on hawkers selling fake goods to tourists

Customs recovers counterfeit products with street value of HK$4 million in operation against criminal enterprise at one of Hong Kong’s top attractions.

9 Jan 2020 - 11:01PM

Customs recovers counterfeit products with street value of HK$4 million in operation against criminal enterprise at one of Hong Kong’s top attractions.

Hong Kong Ladies’ Market stalls shut down in customs raid on hawkers selling fake goods to tourists
Kitchen fire thought to be behind flat blaze that injures 11 in Hong Kong’s North Point

Two of those hurt in the incident were found unconscious on a staircase in Tai Hing Building on Chun Yeung Street.

8 Jan 2020 - 10:57PM

Two of those hurt in the incident were found unconscious on a staircase in Tai Hing Building on Chun Yeung Street.

Kitchen fire thought to be behind flat blaze that injures 11 in Hong Kong’s North Point
Hong Kong customs arrests traveller from Tanzania with nearly 1kg of suspected cocaine worth HK$1 million hidden in his body

The suspect was intercepted during customs clearance after flying into Hong Kong from Tanzania via Ethiopia. He was the sixth suspected drug trafficker picked up at Hong Kong International Airport since New Year’s Eve.

8 Jan 2020 - 5:56AM

The suspect was intercepted during customs clearance after flying into Hong Kong from Tanzania via Ethiopia. He was the sixth suspected drug trafficker picked up at Hong Kong International Airport since New Year’s Eve.

Hong Kong customs arrests traveller from Tanzania with nearly 1kg of suspected cocaine worth HK$1 million hidden in his body
Seven mainland Chinese men arrested for smuggling in Hong Kong after 16 tonnes of frozen meat seized ahead of Lunar New Year holiday

Two busts in four hours off Sha Chau, near the maritime boundary between the city and the mainland.

7 Jan 2020 - 10:13PM

Two busts in four hours off Sha Chau, near the maritime boundary between the city and the mainland.

Seven mainland Chinese men arrested for smuggling in Hong Kong after 16 tonnes of frozen meat seized ahead of Lunar New Year holiday
Captain of sunken Hong Kong fishing boat arrested for endangering safety of others at sea as crew member remains missing

Police arrest 58-year-old captain of Hong Kong-registered vessel as air and sea search for the missing seaman entered third consecutive day.

7 Jan 2020 - 2:04AM

Police arrest 58-year-old captain of Hong Kong-registered vessel as air and sea search for the missing seaman entered third consecutive day.

Captain of sunken Hong Kong fishing boat arrested for endangering safety of others at sea as crew member remains missing
Body of Australian man found in building in Hong Kong’s Lan Kwai Fong

The man came to the city on Saturday and had gone missing later that day.

7 Jan 2020 - 3:53AM

The man came to the city on Saturday and had gone missing later that day.

Body of Australian man found in building in Hong Kong’s Lan Kwai Fong
Woman trapped under taxi as vehicle mounts pavement after driver loses control in Hong Kong’s North Point

Firefighters free victim, who was unconscious and rushed to hospital, while driver and three passengers suffer minor injuries.

6 Jan 2020 - 6:58PM

Firefighters free victim, who was unconscious and rushed to hospital, while driver and three passengers suffer minor injuries.

Woman trapped under taxi as vehicle mounts pavement after driver loses control in Hong Kong’s North Point
Hong Kong restaurant firebombed by black-clad attackers, police investigate protests link

Hong Kong police investigate possible protests link after the business was accused of harbouring those who allegedly attacked demonstrators.

6 Jan 2020 - 10:54PM

Hong Kong police investigate possible protests link after the business was accused of harbouring those who allegedly attacked demonstrators.

Hong Kong restaurant firebombed by black-clad attackers, police investigate protests link
Hong Kong woman’s New Year holiday homecoming ruined by thieves, as burglaries rise across the city

Police handled four separate burglaries in the space of 10 hours on Friday morning, and continue to refrain from conducting foot patrols due to ongoing protests

3 Jan 2020 - 11:16PM

Police handled four separate burglaries in the space of 10 hours on Friday morning, and continue to refrain from conducting foot patrols due to ongoing protests

Hong Kong woman’s New Year holiday homecoming ruined by thieves, as burglaries rise across the city
Hong Kong driving instructor, 82, arrested after van knocks down two pedestrians, with one victim later dying in hospital

Police say the vehicle rolled downhill and rammed into railings after hitting the pair.

3 Jan 2020 - 12:31AM

Police say the vehicle rolled downhill and rammed into railings after hitting the pair.

Hong Kong driving instructor, 82, arrested after van knocks down two pedestrians, with one victim later dying in hospital
60kg haul of drugs including cocaine, crystal meth, ketamine and ecstasy smuggled into Hong Kong hidden in play mats, sports shoes and canned fruit

Illegal drugs worth almost HK$40 million were confiscated in 15 air parcels at Lok Ma Chau control point between October 23 and December 31.

2 Jan 2020 - 11:23PM

Illegal drugs worth almost HK$40 million were confiscated in 15 air parcels at Lok Ma Chau control point between October 23 and December 31.

60kg haul of drugs including cocaine, crystal meth, ketamine and ecstasy smuggled into Hong Kong hidden in play mats, sports shoes and canned fruit
Police hunt for pair who posed as plain-clothes officers to stop and search elderly victim in Hong Kong, robbing him of HK$210,000

Incident occurred on New Year’s Day, with suspects stopping man, 63, on streets and demanding to see his ID card, then snatching a bag with HK$210,000 and fleeing.

2 Jan 2020 - 11:20PM

Incident occurred on New Year’s Day, with suspects stopping man, 63, on streets and demanding to see his ID card, then snatching a bag with HK$210,000 and fleeing.

Police hunt for pair who posed as plain-clothes officers to stop and search elderly victim in Hong Kong, robbing him of HK$210,000
Hong Kong couple arrested over gun collection after family dispute on New Year’s Day

Police seize 10 imitation firearms and 86 cartridges during incident in Cheung Sha Wan, but say weapons not linked to anti-government protests.

2 Jan 2020 - 2:23PM

Police seize 10 imitation firearms and 86 cartridges during incident in Cheung Sha Wan, but say weapons not linked to anti-government protests.

Hong Kong couple arrested over gun collection after family dispute on New Year’s Day
Hong Kong police find six jerry cans of petrol on hillside for use as firebombs to ‘cause panic and chaos’ at new year events

Police learned the site was being used to store the dangerous goods from suspects who were arrested on Tuesday morning over protest violence.

1 Jan 2020 - 2:21AM

Police learned the site was being used to store the dangerous goods from suspects who were arrested on Tuesday morning over protest violence.

Hong Kong police find six jerry cans of petrol on hillside for use as firebombs to ‘cause panic and chaos’ at new year events
Hong Kong police called to break-in at high-end apartment in Repulse Bay

Officers responded to a report of a break-in at Pine Crest on Repulse Bay Road after receiving a call from a housekeeper.

31 Dec 2019 - 10:44PM

Officers responded to a report of a break-in at Pine Crest on Repulse Bay Road after receiving a call from a housekeeper.

Hong Kong police called to break-in at high-end apartment in Repulse Bay
Hong Kong protests: more than 6,000 officers to handle new year events as police chief vows hardline action against gatherings and lawbreakers

Police chief warns of tough action against demonstrators gathering in shopping centres or breaking the law as New Year’s Day march organiser accuses government of taking revenge on protest supporters.

31 Dec 2019 - 6:51AM

Police chief warns of tough action against demonstrators gathering in shopping centres or breaking the law as New Year’s Day march organiser accuses government of taking revenge on protest supporters.

Hong Kong protests: more than 6,000 officers to handle new year events as police chief vows hardline action against gatherings and lawbreakers
Hong Kong police foil convenience store armed robbery after early morning stop and search

Two men acting suspiciously arrested carrying knife and air gun about 2am.

30 Dec 2019 - 3:33PM

Two men acting suspiciously arrested carrying knife and air gun about 2am.

Hong Kong police foil convenience store armed robbery after early morning stop and search