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Hong Kong man, 65, lured to Tseung Kwan O shopping centre staircase for sex, but has HK$17,000 necklace stolen while trousers down

Citywide police search underway for two Mandarin-speaking women who stole HK$17,000 gold necklace.

25 May 2019 - 1:49PM

Citywide police search underway for two Mandarin-speaking women who stole HK$17,000 gold necklace.

Hong Kong man, 65, lured to Tseung Kwan O shopping centre staircase for sex, but has HK$17,000 necklace stolen while trousers down
Croupier and security guard pepper-sprayed as Macau casino robbers net HK$3 million in chips at Four Seasons Hotel

Police on the hunt for two men after attack which injured croupier and security guard.

24 May 2019 - 11:12PM

Police on the hunt for two men after attack which injured croupier and security guard.

Croupier and security guard pepper-sprayed as Macau casino robbers net HK$3 million in chips at Four Seasons Hotel
Nike and Adidas fakes among haul of counterfeit trainers valued at US$50,000 after seizures by Hong Kong customs

Man arrested in Hong Kong on suspicion of selling counterfeit trainers in illicit online enterprise.

23 May 2019 - 5:59PM

Man arrested in Hong Kong on suspicion of selling counterfeit trainers in illicit online enterprise.

Nike and Adidas fakes among haul of counterfeit trainers valued at US$50,000 after seizures by Hong Kong customs
Naked woman flees jealous boyfriend into street in Hong Kong’s Tai Po district, arrest follows

A couple were both arrested for assault after the boyfriend turned himself in. No charges were filed but both are in police custody.

23 May 2019 - 3:51AM

A couple were both arrested for assault after the boyfriend turned himself in. No charges were filed but both are in police custody.

Naked woman flees jealous boyfriend into street in Hong Kong’s Tai Po district, arrest follows
Domestic helper arrested after being accused of putting urine in Hong Kong employer’s drinking water

Woman says she detected an odour from the glass and called police who arrested helper on suspicion of administering poison with an intent to injure.

21 May 2019 - 11:05PM

Woman says she detected an odour from the glass and called police who arrested helper on suspicion of administering poison with an intent to injure.

Domestic helper arrested after being accused of putting urine in Hong Kong employer’s drinking water
Boy, 12, critical after falling from flat in Hong Kong having lost balance while hanging laundry from window

Child, 12, suffers back injuries and a fractured knee, while his mother is arrested on suspicion of neglect.

21 May 2019 - 10:17PM

Child, 12, suffers back injuries and a fractured knee, while his mother is arrested on suspicion of neglect.

Boy, 12, critical after falling from flat in Hong Kong having lost balance while hanging laundry from window
Barefoot burglar nabbed after police follow trail of blood from luxury home in Hong Kong

Police believe the suspect took off his shoes to avoid making noise before he climbed onto the first-floor glass canopy of the house in Repulse Bay. He then bolted after triggering the alarm.

21 May 2019 - 8:53AM

Police believe the suspect took off his shoes to avoid making noise before he climbed onto the first-floor glass canopy of the house in Repulse Bay. He then bolted after triggering the alarm.

Barefoot burglar nabbed after police follow trail of blood from luxury home in Hong Kong
Hong Kong police hunt for armed gang who stole HK$1.8 million in daring To Kwa Wan hold-up – in second such robbery in Kowloon City this month

Police hunting for gang that seemed to know the routine of 39-year-old victim, who was beaten and taken to hospital.

20 May 2019 - 10:48PM

Police hunting for gang that seemed to know the routine of 39-year-old victim, who was beaten and taken to hospital.

Hong Kong police hunt for armed gang who stole HK$1.8 million in daring To Kwa Wan hold-up – in second such robbery in Kowloon City this month
Is this the new way to smuggle illegal cigarettes into Hong Kong? Customs finds contraband hidden in fake electrical casings

About 800,000 illegal cigarettes, worth HK$2.1 million, were found hidden in 45 casings.

17 May 2019 - 4:21PM

About 800,000 illegal cigarettes, worth HK$2.1 million, were found hidden in 45 casings.

Is this the new way to smuggle illegal cigarettes into Hong Kong? Customs finds contraband hidden in fake electrical casings
HK$3 million Bentley causes multi-car collision in Hong Kong’s Cross-Harbour Tunnel after veering into opposite lane

Eleven people were hurt in the incident, which also involved a taxi and double-decker bus. The driver of the luxury car was arrested after he failed a breathalyser test.

16 May 2019 - 10:43PM

Eleven people were hurt in the incident, which also involved a taxi and double-decker bus. The driver of the luxury car was arrested after he failed a breathalyser test.

HK$3 million Bentley causes multi-car collision in Hong Kong’s Cross-Harbour Tunnel after veering into opposite lane
71 people from mainland China detained in separate raids against prostitution and illegal hiring in Hong Kong

Operations were conducted over a 12-hour span across Cheung Sha Wan, Causeway Bay and Yau Ma Tei.

15 May 2019 - 3:12PM

Operations were conducted over a 12-hour span across Cheung Sha Wan, Causeway Bay and Yau Ma Tei.

71 people from mainland China detained in separate raids against prostitution and illegal hiring in Hong Kong
Man dies after falling from roof while carrying out repair work on three-storey village house in Hong Kong’s Tai Po district

The man was working on an external wall of house in San Uk Ka Tsuen shortly before 12.30pm when the incident happened; his wife, 58, heard a loud bang and then found him lying unconscious outside house.

14 May 2019 - 5:10PM

The man was working on an external wall of house in San Uk Ka Tsuen shortly before 12.30pm when the incident happened; his wife, 58, heard a loud bang and then found him lying unconscious outside house.

Man dies after falling from roof while carrying out repair work on three-storey village house in Hong Kong’s Tai Po district
Police officer smashes car window with baton as driver repeatedly rams roadblock in Hong Kong

Police scanner detected Honda’s licence had expired but driver attempted to escape forcing officer to use baton to break window and subdue him.

14 May 2019 - 2:37PM

Police scanner detected Honda’s licence had expired but driver attempted to escape forcing officer to use baton to break window and subdue him.

Police officer smashes car window with baton as driver repeatedly rams roadblock in Hong Kong
Six Hong Kong motorcyclists have BMW, a Suzuki and Yamaha bikes seized over suspected illegal modifications

The bikers were heading along Route Twisk toward the city’s highest peak when noise from their exhaust pipes caught traffic officers’ attention.

13 May 2019 - 4:22PM

The bikers were heading along Route Twisk toward the city’s highest peak when noise from their exhaust pipes caught traffic officers’ attention.

Six Hong Kong motorcyclists have BMW, a Suzuki and Yamaha bikes seized over suspected illegal modifications
Hong Kong police and customs get new US$21.5 million sea weapon to fight smugglers

Authorities buy 12 fast-pursuit craft to help in battle against triad gangs, with four expected to go into service this summer as ageing fleet is slowly replaced.

13 May 2019 - 8:16AM

Authorities buy 12 fast-pursuit craft to help in battle against triad gangs, with four expected to go into service this summer as ageing fleet is slowly replaced.

Hong Kong police and customs get new US$21.5 million sea weapon to fight smugglers
Commercial email fraud dupes 179 Hong Kong and overseas companies, bilking US$51 million in first quarter of 2019

Police handled 887 reports of commercial email scams in 2018, involving the loss of HK$1.71 billion. In 2017, firms lost HK$992 million.

10 May 2019 - 11:35PM

Police handled 887 reports of commercial email scams in 2018, involving the loss of HK$1.71 billion. In 2017, firms lost HK$992 million.

Commercial email fraud dupes 179 Hong Kong and overseas companies, bilking US$51 million in first quarter of 2019
Hong Kong man, 61, dies in hospital after bike accident on Lamma Island

He was airlifted for medical treatment after being found unconscious. There were no suspicious circumstances behind the incident, according to police.

10 May 2019 - 4:39PM

He was airlifted for medical treatment after being found unconscious. There were no suspicious circumstances behind the incident, according to police.

Hong Kong man, 61, dies in hospital after bike accident on Lamma Island
Woman cheats death after tree collapses in Hong Kong leaving her with only minor head injury

47-year-old escapes with minor head injury after being struck by branch on Fuk Chi Street in Hung Hom Bay Centre in incident that bore chilling similarities to death of Indonesian domestic helper last August.

9 May 2019 - 7:27PM

47-year-old escapes with minor head injury after being struck by branch on Fuk Chi Street in Hung Hom Bay Centre in incident that bore chilling similarities to death of Indonesian domestic helper last August.

Woman cheats death after tree collapses in Hong Kong leaving her with only minor head injury
Hong Kong police officers to face disciplinary hearing after allowing tear gas canisters to fall off their vehicle on Connaught Road in Central

Passing car hits box of canisters and releases clouds of gas. Officers raced to incident only to realise they were the cause.

9 May 2019 - 10:55PM

Passing car hits box of canisters and releases clouds of gas. Officers raced to incident only to realise they were the cause.

Hong Kong police officers to face disciplinary hearing after allowing tear gas canisters to fall off their vehicle on Connaught Road in Central
Hong Kong police’s special anti-fraud squad blocked nearly US$90 million in payments to phone and internet scammers in first quarter of 2019

The payments that were frozen involved deceptions such as commercial email fraud, online romance scams, investment fraud and phone scams.

8 May 2019 - 10:58PM

The payments that were frozen involved deceptions such as commercial email fraud, online romance scams, investment fraud and phone scams.

Hong Kong police’s special anti-fraud squad blocked nearly US$90 million in payments to phone and internet scammers in first quarter of 2019
Mao Zedong drugs bust: suspected methamphetamine found in sculpture of late Chinese leader’s head during raids in Hong Kong

Suspected methamphetamine found in sculpture of late Chinese leader’s head at Wah Ming Estate in Fanling.

7 May 2019 - 2:07PM

Suspected methamphetamine found in sculpture of late Chinese leader’s head at Wah Ming Estate in Fanling.

Mao Zedong drugs bust: suspected methamphetamine found in sculpture of late Chinese leader’s head during raids in Hong Kong
Three tourists arrested after pinhole camera and illegal card reader found in cash machine in Hong Kong railway station

Three men from Bulgaria believed to be key players of a fraud syndicate that ripped off card information then used it to make unauthorised withdrawals.

3 May 2019 - 7:04PM

Three men from Bulgaria believed to be key players of a fraud syndicate that ripped off card information then used it to make unauthorised withdrawals.

Three tourists arrested after pinhole camera and illegal card reader found in cash machine in Hong Kong railway station
Robbers attempt to steal backpack with HK$4 million after knife attack outside Whampoa MTR station in Hong Kong

One attacker was subdued at the scene by passers-by, but police are hunting for his accomplice. Incident occurred in broad daylight at busy road junction.

4 May 2019 - 12:49AM

One attacker was subdued at the scene by passers-by, but police are hunting for his accomplice. Incident occurred in broad daylight at busy road junction.

Robbers attempt to steal backpack with HK$4 million after knife attack outside Whampoa MTR station in Hong Kong
Police report a surge in number of Hongkongers duped by phone fraudsters posing as officials from mainland China

At least 43 Hongkongers cheated out of a total of HK$30.5 million in first three months of 2019. Police urge the public to be wary.

2 May 2019 - 9:29AM

At least 43 Hongkongers cheated out of a total of HK$30.5 million in first three months of 2019. Police urge the public to be wary.

Police report a surge in number of Hongkongers duped by phone fraudsters posing as officials from mainland China
Woman arrested for attack on sleeping older sister in Hong Kong

The 66-year-old victim suffered eye injuries in the assault at their Causeway Bay flat

30 Apr 2019 - 10:48PM

The 66-year-old victim suffered eye injuries in the assault at their Causeway Bay flat

Woman arrested for attack on sleeping older sister in Hong Kong
Burglars ransack two safes at luxury home in Deep Water Bay – but Hong Kong police have yet to learn what was in them

Contents of the safes unknown because the male tenant and his family were on holiday in Europe.

29 Apr 2019 - 9:59PM

Contents of the safes unknown because the male tenant and his family were on holiday in Europe.

Burglars ransack two safes at luxury home in Deep Water Bay – but Hong Kong police have yet to learn what was in them
Hong Kong boy, 15, stole mum’s jewellery to pay bogus mainland Chinese official HK$250,000 in latest phone scam

The boy had been accused of involvement in a criminal case by man claiming to be a mainland Chinese law enforcement agent.

29 Apr 2019 - 8:02PM

The boy had been accused of involvement in a criminal case by man claiming to be a mainland Chinese law enforcement agent.

Hong Kong boy, 15, stole mum’s jewellery to pay bogus mainland Chinese official HK$250,000 in latest phone scam
Hong Kong married couple killed in Sai Ying Pun fall

The 73-year-old man and his 50-year-old wife were found outside Sea View Mansion on Connaught Road at about 1pm on Monday.

29 Apr 2019 - 7:45PM

The 73-year-old man and his 50-year-old wife were found outside Sea View Mansion on Connaught Road at about 1pm on Monday.

Hong Kong married couple killed in Sai Ying Pun fall
Hong Kong customs officers seize US$30 million worth of cocaine and arrest two suspects in third major bust in two months

Taken together, the last three large cocaine seizures amount to nearly 700kg – already more than the total amount confiscated in all of 2018.

27 Apr 2019 - 5:10PM

Taken together, the last three large cocaine seizures amount to nearly 700kg – already more than the total amount confiscated in all of 2018.

Hong Kong customs officers seize US$30 million worth of cocaine and arrest two suspects in third major bust in two months
Hong Kong man arrested after collision that killed taxi driver

The crash occurred shortly after midnight on Friday in Sha Tin. The 33-year-old man was arrested for dangerous driving causing death and is in a critical condition.

26 Apr 2019 - 4:40PM

The crash occurred shortly after midnight on Friday in Sha Tin. The 33-year-old man was arrested for dangerous driving causing death and is in a critical condition.

Hong Kong man arrested after collision that killed taxi driver