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HK$10 million ketamine haul in air parcels from Germany and the Netherlands marks new smuggling trend

Seizure over five weeks this year prompts top customs officials to hold meetings with foreign counterparts. Drug mostly found concealed in mailed cake or food packages.

16 Mar 2019 - 11:38PM
HK$10 million ketamine haul in air parcels from Germany and the Netherlands marks new smuggling trend

Seizure over five weeks this year prompts top customs officials to hold meetings with foreign counterparts. Drug mostly found concealed in mailed cake or food packages.

Missing Hong Kong couple believed to have been on fishing boat that sank after tanker collision

Pair reportedly left Aberdeen Typhoon Shelter on Monday and were supposed to return on Tuesday, but daughter reported them missing when she lost contact with them.

13 Mar 2019 - 6:59PM
Missing Hong Kong couple believed to have been on fishing boat that sank after tanker collision

Pair reportedly left Aberdeen Typhoon Shelter on Monday and were supposed to return on Tuesday, but daughter reported them missing when she lost contact with them.

Village vandalism prompts police to investigate whether triads are trying to influence Hong Kong elections

BMW and two Mercedes-Benz belonging to three village heads have windows smashed in Fanling district in an incident that comes two weeks after representative was assaulted and warned against running for office.

13 Mar 2019 - 10:23PM
Village vandalism prompts police to investigate whether triads are trying to influence Hong Kong elections

BMW and two Mercedes-Benz belonging to three village heads have windows smashed in Fanling district in an incident that comes two weeks after representative was assaulted and warned against running for office.

Short circuit triggers fire at Tsim Sha Tsui’s 1881 Heritage shopping centre, former site of Hong Kong Marine Police

Decorative installations had caught fire but no one was injured in incident.

13 Mar 2019 - 10:23PM
Short circuit triggers fire at Tsim Sha Tsui’s 1881 Heritage shopping centre, former site of Hong Kong Marine Police

Decorative installations had caught fire but no one was injured in incident.

Search under way for crew of fishing boat sunk after oil tanker crash near Hong Kong waters

Fishing boat sank quickly after the incident and was not identified. The tanker’s crew searched in their own small boat, to no avail.

12 Mar 2019 - 9:16PM
Search under way for crew of fishing boat sunk after oil tanker crash near Hong Kong waters

Fishing boat sank quickly after the incident and was not identified. The tanker’s crew searched in their own small boat, to no avail.

Police hunt for burglars who broke into Hong Kong bar and removed safe containing weekly takings of HK$140,000

Officers were called to the F18 Bar in the Maison Rose housing complex on Cheung Sha Wan Road, Sham Shui Po at about 10am after a female cleaner found signs the premises had been ransacked.

11 Mar 2019 - 10:33PM
Police hunt for burglars who broke into Hong Kong bar and removed safe containing weekly takings of HK$140,000

Officers were called to the F18 Bar in the Maison Rose housing complex on Cheung Sha Wan Road, Sham Shui Po at about 10am after a female cleaner found signs the premises had been ransacked.

Tyres of 10 minibuses slashed at terminal in Kwai Chung

Police are treating the case as criminal damage.

11 Mar 2019 - 3:40PM
Tyres of 10 minibuses slashed at terminal in Kwai Chung

Police are treating the case as criminal damage.

Fourth death on Hong Kong roads this month after woman hit by truck on Tolo Highway in Tai Po

Woman had been trying to cross the road near Tai Po Kau.

11 Mar 2019 - 10:33PM
Fourth death on Hong Kong roads this month after woman hit by truck on Tolo Highway in Tai Po

Woman had been trying to cross the road near Tai Po Kau.

Family arrested after Hong Kong woman, 88, gets into late-night fight with son, 73, and granddaughter, 40

Dispute broke out after grandmother forgot her house key and rang doorbell at 11.30pm.

8 Mar 2019 - 3:38PM
Family arrested after Hong Kong woman, 88, gets into late-night fight with son, 73, and granddaughter, 40

Dispute broke out after grandmother forgot her house key and rang doorbell at 11.30pm.

Hong Kong construction worker in critical condition after electrical explosion
  • The 51-year-old suffered severe burns on his face, arms and legs and was rushed to Prince of Wales Hospital in Sha Tin.
7 Mar 2019 - 8:16PM
Hong Kong construction worker in critical condition after electrical explosion
  • The 51-year-old suffered severe burns on his face, arms and legs and was rushed to Prince of Wales Hospital in Sha Tin.
Triad faction leader sought as Hong Kong police investigate string of revenge attacks on rival gangs

The leader, known as ‘Lok Man’ in triad circles, is believed to have left Hong Kong clandestinely. He is wanted in relation to a spate of attacks on the rival Wo Shing Wo gang.

7 Mar 2019 - 11:13PM
Triad faction leader sought as Hong Kong police investigate string of revenge attacks on rival gangs

The leader, known as ‘Lok Man’ in triad circles, is believed to have left Hong Kong clandestinely. He is wanted in relation to a spate of attacks on the rival Wo Shing Wo gang.

Tram derailment causes 45-minute traffic disruption in Hong Kong’s financial district

The incident happened outside the Bank of East Asia headquarters.

6 Mar 2019 - 11:02PM
Tram derailment causes 45-minute traffic disruption in Hong Kong’s financial district

The incident happened outside the Bank of East Asia headquarters.

Teacher found dead after falling six floors from school building in Hong Kong

The 48-year-old woman said to have been under work-related stress.

6 Mar 2019 - 8:53PM
Teacher found dead after falling six floors from school building in Hong Kong

The 48-year-old woman said to have been under work-related stress.

Hong Kong cabby arrested for dangerous driving after crashing taxi into cosmetics shop

Vehicle mowed down railings and slammed into store’s rolling shutter.

6 Mar 2019 - 1:02PM
Hong Kong cabby arrested for dangerous driving after crashing taxi into cosmetics shop

Vehicle mowed down railings and slammed into store’s rolling shutter.

Transport Department demands to know why Western Harbour Tunnel Company took 45 minutes to spot broken down truck in deadly Hong Kong smash

Truck broke down on West Kowloon Highway just before 9.30am on Monday but Western Harbour Tunnel Company, which manages the area, only found out at 10.12am.

6 Mar 2019 - 2:14PM
Transport Department demands to know why Western Harbour Tunnel Company took 45 minutes to spot broken down truck in deadly Hong Kong smash

Truck broke down on West Kowloon Highway just before 9.30am on Monday but Western Harbour Tunnel Company, which manages the area, only found out at 10.12am.

‘Citybus took my husband’: widow of Hong Kong bus driver killed in collision blames employer for exhaustion

Company says 59-year-old driver had a ‘good record’ and that it reached out to family with condolence money the same day.

5 Mar 2019 - 10:54PM
‘Citybus took my husband’: widow of Hong Kong bus driver killed in collision blames employer for exhaustion

Company says 59-year-old driver had a ‘good record’ and that it reached out to family with condolence money the same day.

HK$4 million McLaren MP4-12C smashed up in Tin Shui Wai crash

Driver sent to hospital with neck injury.

5 Mar 2019 - 1:20PM
HK$4 million McLaren MP4-12C smashed up in Tin Shui Wai crash

Driver sent to hospital with neck injury.

Missing 10-year-old Hong Kong girl found safe and sound, say police

Tang Yuen-sze, who went missing while shopping with a grandparent on Sunday night, was found when she turned up at her father’s office on Monday.

4 Mar 2019 - 6:06PM
Missing 10-year-old Hong Kong girl found safe and sound, say police

Tang Yuen-sze, who went missing while shopping with a grandparent on Sunday night, was found when she turned up at her father’s office on Monday.

Two dead, 16 injured after Citybus double-decker crashes into truck in Hong Kong

Bus driver dead at scene after being thrown from double-decker; truck driver died in hospital.

5 Mar 2019 - 12:06AM
Two dead, 16 injured after Citybus double-decker crashes into truck in Hong Kong

Bus driver dead at scene after being thrown from double-decker; truck driver died in hospital.

Hong Kong man dies after passing out on hike in Ma On Shan Country Park

The man, 66, was unconscious when found, and sent to Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital.

1 Mar 2019 - 7:07PM
Hong Kong man dies after passing out on hike in Ma On Shan Country Park

The man, 66, was unconscious when found, and sent to Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital.

Hong Kong fraud syndicate pockets HK$1 million through sales of booked pitch slots for amateur soccer leagues

Police arrest four key members in group and say they took personal details of participants to make fake ID cards and ballot for places in government online system.

28 Feb 2019 - 10:04PM
Hong Kong fraud syndicate pockets HK$1 million through sales of booked pitch slots for amateur soccer leagues

Police arrest four key members in group and say they took personal details of participants to make fake ID cards and ballot for places in government online system.

Killer falling window at The Mira Hong Kong was no freak accident, government reveals

There have been more than 200 other reports of falling windows in the past three years.

28 Feb 2019 - 8:01AM
Killer falling window at The Mira Hong Kong was no freak accident, government reveals

There have been more than 200 other reports of falling windows in the past three years.

Dead cat with burns on body found outside Hong Kong secondary school, prompting animal cruelty investigation

Case in Tuen Mun classified as animal cruelty and assigned to detectives from a criminal investigation unit.

27 Feb 2019 - 9:00PM
Dead cat with burns on body found outside Hong Kong secondary school, prompting animal cruelty investigation

Case in Tuen Mun classified as animal cruelty and assigned to detectives from a criminal investigation unit.

Couple found dead in second suspected suicide pact in Hong Kong in two days

Case comes two days after another couple killed themselves and son, 7, by burning charcoal in bedroom.

27 Feb 2019 - 9:00PM
Couple found dead in second suspected suicide pact in Hong Kong in two days

Case comes two days after another couple killed themselves and son, 7, by burning charcoal in bedroom.

In one swoop, Hong Kong police top 2018’s entire cocaine haul, arresting three men

Three men arrested at crack cocaine factory in city’s far north.

26 Feb 2019 - 10:55PM
In one swoop, Hong Kong police top 2018’s entire cocaine haul, arresting three men

Three men arrested at crack cocaine factory in city’s far north.

Hong Kong customs shut down crack cocaine centre and seize 1.5kg of drugs after arresting 16-year-old girl and her boyfriend for suspected trafficking

Rental agreement led customs officers to drug centre, based in a Hung Hom flat, after a 22-year-old man and his 16-year-old girlfriend were arrested in a Tseung Kwan O apartment and 900 grams of a painkiller seized.

26 Feb 2019 - 7:03PM
Hong Kong customs shut down crack cocaine centre and seize 1.5kg of drugs after arresting 16-year-old girl and her boyfriend for suspected trafficking

Rental agreement led customs officers to drug centre, based in a Hung Hom flat, after a 22-year-old man and his 16-year-old girlfriend were arrested in a Tseung Kwan O apartment and 900 grams of a painkiller seized.

Police hunt seven who pocketed HK$190,000 for lai see money that spilled onto street after falling off roof of forgetful car salesman’s Land Rover in Hong Kong

Car salesman, 35, had put HK$210,000 intended for lai see into a bag but then left it on top of his vehicle and drove off after chatting with a friend.

22 Feb 2019 - 11:12PM
Police hunt seven who pocketed HK$190,000 for lai see money that spilled onto street after falling off roof of forgetful car salesman’s Land Rover in Hong Kong

Car salesman, 35, had put HK$210,000 intended for lai see into a bag but then left it on top of his vehicle and drove off after chatting with a friend.

Hong Kong worker, 59, crushed to death by two tonnes of window panels after rope snaps during unloading process

Items were being unloaded from truck outside Hong Kong office block.

22 Feb 2019 - 1:19PM
Hong Kong worker, 59, crushed to death by two tonnes of window panels after rope snaps during unloading process

Items were being unloaded from truck outside Hong Kong office block.

Counterfeit operation busted at Hong Kong’s Ladies’ Market, with HK$3 million worth of fake handbags, wallets and scarves seized

About 5,000 products including handbags, wallets and scarves confiscated from Mong Kok flats used as store rooms.

22 Feb 2019 - 7:01AM
Counterfeit operation busted at Hong Kong’s Ladies’ Market, with HK$3 million worth of fake handbags, wallets and scarves seized

About 5,000 products including handbags, wallets and scarves confiscated from Mong Kok flats used as store rooms.

Knife attack: three masked assailants slash man in Hong Kong McDonald’s

Three assailants wearing face masks ‘slashed man’s arms and legs’ before fleeing Cheung Sha Wan restaurant.

22 Feb 2019 - 12:06AM
Knife attack: three masked assailants slash man in Hong Kong McDonald’s

Three assailants wearing face masks ‘slashed man’s arms and legs’ before fleeing Cheung Sha Wan restaurant.

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