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Hong Kong fugitive wanted in connection with gruesome slaying of triad boss hands himself in to police after 10 years, and is charged with murder

Leung Kwok-chung, who had been on the run since the fatal attack on Lee Tai-lung in 2009, handed himself in to police.

23 Jan 2020 - 11:05PM

Leung Kwok-chung, who had been on the run since the fatal attack on Lee Tai-lung in 2009, handed himself in to police.

Hong Kong fugitive wanted in connection with gruesome slaying of triad boss hands himself in to police after 10 years, and is charged with murder
Hong Kong protests: police officer among eight arrested next to new ‘Lennon Wall’ in Tuen Mun

Constable is first member of force to be arrested in connection with anti-government movement, and police say 31-year-old anti-riot officer based at Castle Peak Police Station has been suspended from duty.

18 Jan 2020 - 5:05AM

Constable is first member of force to be arrested in connection with anti-government movement, and police say 31-year-old anti-riot officer based at Castle Peak Police Station has been suspended from duty.

Hong Kong protests: police officer among eight arrested next to new ‘Lennon Wall’ in Tuen Mun
False killer whales make a splash with surprise appearance in Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour

Conservationists estimated as many as 100 of the creatures, members of the dolphin family, were in the group.

18 Jan 2020 - 12:42AM

Conservationists estimated as many as 100 of the creatures, members of the dolphin family, were in the group.

False killer whales make a splash with surprise appearance in Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour
Boy fights for life after eight pupils and teacher hit by car on pavement outside Hong Kong school

Two seriously injured after vehicle mounts pavement before hitting pedestrians and crashing into wall of St John Ambulance headquarters.

18 Jan 2020 - 12:33AM

Two seriously injured after vehicle mounts pavement before hitting pedestrians and crashing into wall of St John Ambulance headquarters.

Boy fights for life after eight pupils and teacher hit by car on pavement outside Hong Kong school
Hong Kong protests: police arrest 10 members of radical anti-government group in two-day operation over seized pipe bomb

Students and kindergarten teacher among those arrested in two-day operation, and police say improvised explosive device seized earlier could have caused ‘large number of casualties’.

16 Jan 2020 - 2:40AM

Students and kindergarten teacher among those arrested in two-day operation, and police say improvised explosive device seized earlier could have caused ‘large number of casualties’.

Hong Kong protests: police arrest 10 members of radical anti-government group in two-day operation over seized pipe bomb
Human Rights Watch chief Kenneth Roth says barring him from Hong Kong is ‘sad and troubling’ reflection of Beijing pressure

Kenneth Roth, the group’s executive director, said immigration officials at the airport barred him from the city without explanation. Officials refuse to comment on case.

14 Jan 2020 - 1:39AM

Kenneth Roth, the group’s executive director, said immigration officials at the airport barred him from the city without explanation. Officials refuse to comment on case.

Human Rights Watch chief Kenneth Roth says barring him from Hong Kong is ‘sad and troubling’ reflection of Beijing pressure
Hong Kong police hunt down three teens over snatch theft after man attacked and robbed of HK$10 million in broad daylight

One suspect, 16, left his wallet and ID card behind, giving investigators a crucial lead. Police believe youths were recruited by mastermind who lured them into the act with money.

12 Jan 2020 - 8:03PM

One suspect, 16, left his wallet and ID card behind, giving investigators a crucial lead. Police believe youths were recruited by mastermind who lured them into the act with money.

Hong Kong police hunt down three teens over snatch theft after man attacked and robbed of HK$10 million in broad daylight
From shoot-outs with police to being arrested in his sleep: how Hong Kong gangster Kwai Ping-hung evaded capture for decades

One of the city’s most notorious criminals was involved in multiple brazen robberies of luxury shops from the 1980s to the 2000s. Police seized an armoury of complex firearms at flat in which he was finally subdued in 2003.

17 Jan 2020 - 3:54PM

One of the city’s most notorious criminals was involved in multiple brazen robberies of luxury shops from the 1980s to the 2000s. Police seized an armoury of complex firearms at flat in which he was finally subdued in 2003.

From shoot-outs with police to being arrested in his sleep: how Hong Kong gangster Kwai Ping-hung evaded capture for decades
Demosisto member arrested at Hong Kong airport in connection with July 1 Legco storming

Demosisto member Lily Wong was leaving city to observe the Taiwan presidential voting when she was taken away by officers, according to a Facebook post by the party.

10 Jan 2020 - 3:59AM

Demosisto member Lily Wong was leaving city to observe the Taiwan presidential voting when she was taken away by officers, according to a Facebook post by the party.

Demosisto member arrested at Hong Kong airport in connection with July 1 Legco storming
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
Man who fired live round at police believed to be part of earlier case in which officers seized bombs and firearms linked to Hong Kong protests

Suspect, 18, fires one live round at officers as they intercept him at a residential estate. Insider says he and others still at large could be linked to bomb and ammunitions discovery.

21 Dec 2019 - 11:35PM

Suspect, 18, fires one live round at officers as they intercept him at a residential estate. Insider says he and others still at large could be linked to bomb and ammunitions discovery.

Man who fired live round at police believed to be part of earlier case in which officers seized bombs and firearms linked to Hong Kong protests
Suspect arrested in connection with death of Hong Kong security guard who was attacked during restaurant break-in

Unemployed 28-year-old man detained by police in connection with incident at Yen Sheng Centre in Kwun Tong.

20 Dec 2019 - 5:04AM

Unemployed 28-year-old man detained by police in connection with incident at Yen Sheng Centre in Kwun Tong.

Suspect arrested in connection with death of Hong Kong security guard who was attacked during restaurant break-in
Police freeze HK$70 million raised by Spark Alliance for Hong Kong protesters, with group suspected of using money for personal gain and rewards

Four people related to fundraising platform Spark Alliance were arrested, with the force alleging money was spent on insurance products and to lure teens into joining protests.

20 Dec 2019 - 12:52PM

Four people related to fundraising platform Spark Alliance were arrested, with the force alleging money was spent on insurance products and to lure teens into joining protests.

Police freeze HK$70 million raised by Spark Alliance for Hong Kong protesters, with group suspected of using money for personal gain and rewards
Driver arrested after six die and 39 are injured in Hong Kong highway bus crash

Three men and two women die on the spot near Tsung Pak Long in Sheung Shui, while a third woman succumbs to her injuries in hospital.

20 Dec 2019 - 1:07AM

Three men and two women die on the spot near Tsung Pak Long in Sheung Shui, while a third woman succumbs to her injuries in hospital.

Driver arrested after six die and 39 are injured in Hong Kong highway bus crash
Hong Kong bomb disposal squad destroys suspicious object in village flower bed

Pedestrian spots object on a path linking two villages in northern Tsing Yi shortly before 1pm.

16 Dec 2019 - 12:10AM

Pedestrian spots object on a path linking two villages in northern Tsing Yi shortly before 1pm.

Hong Kong bomb disposal squad destroys suspicious object in village flower bed
Five teens arrested over Hong Kong protest clashes that claimed life of 70-year-old man

Girl, 15, among those held on Friday in relation to fight between protesters and residents in Sheung Shui last month.

16 Dec 2019 - 9:06AM

Girl, 15, among those held on Friday in relation to fight between protesters and residents in Sheung Shui last month.

Five teens arrested over Hong Kong protest clashes that claimed life of 70-year-old man
Photographer arrested for losing control of a drone camera that fell inside Hong Kong’s PLA barracks in Central

Police received a call from the army garrison and arrested the man after the drone was found inside the barracks, but recordings were found to be only of the scenic surroundings.

13 Dec 2019 - 8:55AM

Police received a call from the army garrison and arrested the man after the drone was found inside the barracks, but recordings were found to be only of the scenic surroundings.

Photographer arrested for losing control of a drone camera that fell inside Hong Kong’s PLA barracks in Central
Hong Kong police defuse two home-made bombs containing 10kg of explosives found on school grounds

Objects were spotted on a slope in Wan Chai at Wah Yan College Hong Kong on Queen’s Road East at about 5.30pm.

10 Dec 2019 - 8:20AM

Objects were spotted on a slope in Wan Chai at Wah Yan College Hong Kong on Queen’s Road East at about 5.30pm.

Hong Kong police defuse two home-made bombs containing 10kg of explosives found on school grounds
Hong Kong schools fall victim to cyberattack, raising fears for private data of pupils

Police investigating after eight schools are hacked, three of which report data leaks.

7 Dec 2019 - 1:35PM

Police investigating after eight schools are hacked, three of which report data leaks.

Hong Kong schools fall victim to cyberattack, raising fears for private data of pupils
Drug police seize 75kg of cocaine worth US$11.5 million from gang in northern Hong Kong

Raid on cargo centre finds bags of cocaine smuggled into Hong Kong in a shipment of cowhides from South America.

7 Dec 2019 - 1:22AM

Raid on cargo centre finds bags of cocaine smuggled into Hong Kong in a shipment of cowhides from South America.

Drug police seize 75kg of cocaine worth US$11.5 million from gang in northern Hong Kong
Company controlled by Hong Kong justice chief Teresa Cheng’s husband under investigation

Analogue Holdings, founded by Teresa Cheng’s husband, Otto Poon, is suspected to have breached competition law.

6 Dec 2019 - 11:21PM

Analogue Holdings, founded by Teresa Cheng’s husband, Otto Poon, is suspected to have breached competition law.

Company controlled by Hong Kong justice chief Teresa Cheng’s husband under investigation
Hong Kong protests: more petrol bombs and offensive weapons found at Polytechnic University on Sunday

University alerted police and firefighters on Sunday, when a further 41 petrol bombs and several weapons were uncovered.

2 Dec 2019 - 9:17AM

University alerted police and firefighters on Sunday, when a further 41 petrol bombs and several weapons were uncovered.

Hong Kong protests: more petrol bombs and offensive weapons found at Polytechnic University on Sunday
Hong Kong police hunt robbers who stole HK$2 million worth of gold from jewellery shop after driving up in taxi

Gang smashed glass display counters with a hammer and looted gold inside, while some of the robbers threatened the shopkeepers with long knives.

2 Dec 2019 - 7:30AM

Gang smashed glass display counters with a hammer and looted gold inside, while some of the robbers threatened the shopkeepers with long knives.

Hong Kong police hunt robbers who stole HK$2 million worth of gold from jewellery shop after driving up in taxi
Hong Kong guest houses transform into love hotels to survive protest slump, as mainland Chinese tourists stay away from city

App developer Kenneth Lee links local couples who need space for intimacy with guest houses.

30 Nov 2019 - 12:16PM

App developer Kenneth Lee links local couples who need space for intimacy with guest houses.

Hong Kong guest houses transform into love hotels to survive protest slump, as mainland Chinese tourists stay away from city
Hong Kong police seize more than 3,800 petrol bombs from Polytechnic University, saying campus siege will end on Friday

Assistant Commissioner of Police Chow Yat-ming confident clear up operation can be finished with one more day, as police seize petrol bombs, gas canisters and chemicals including acid and other corrosive liquids during search.

4 Dec 2019 - 6:28PM

Assistant Commissioner of Police Chow Yat-ming confident clear up operation can be finished with one more day, as police seize petrol bombs, gas canisters and chemicals including acid and other corrosive liquids during search.

Hong Kong police seize more than 3,800 petrol bombs from Polytechnic University, saying campus siege will end on Friday
Polytechnic University siege: Hong Kong police to enter campus to remove weapons, dangerous substances and gather evidence of vandalism

Two teams from Polytechnic University have failed to convince any last holdouts to leave the site.

28 Nov 2019 - 8:04AM

Two teams from Polytechnic University have failed to convince any last holdouts to leave the site.

Polytechnic University siege: Hong Kong police to enter campus to remove weapons, dangerous substances and gather evidence of vandalism
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says police will delay PolyU entry as safety team makes final bid to convince radicals to leave with siege entering 10th day

Polytechnic University sends in a group hoping to persuade few remaining radicals to leave campus, as Hong Kong leader says police team will only act if that fails.

26 Nov 2019 - 6:08PM

Polytechnic University sends in a group hoping to persuade few remaining radicals to leave campus, as Hong Kong leader says police team will only act if that fails.

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says police will delay PolyU entry as safety team makes final bid to convince radicals to leave with siege entering 10th day
Hong Kong protests: acting president of student union among those who leave as Polytechnic University siege peters out

Radical protesters have controlled the Kowloon campus for almost two weeks, leading to a police siege. Matthew Cheung says site is strewn with explosives and increasingly filthy.

24 Nov 2019 - 12:19AM

Radical protesters have controlled the Kowloon campus for almost two weeks, leading to a police siege. Matthew Cheung says site is strewn with explosives and increasingly filthy.

Hong Kong protests: acting president of student union among those who leave as Polytechnic University siege peters out
Armed robbers target mainland Chinese visitors at currency exchange, make off with HK$10 million in Tsim Sha Tsui attack

Masked and black-clad robbers grabbed bags of cash and fled as victims gave chase.

21 Nov 2019 - 9:57AM

Masked and black-clad robbers grabbed bags of cash and fled as victims gave chase.

Armed robbers target mainland Chinese visitors at currency exchange, make off with HK$10 million in Tsim Sha Tsui attack
No fanfare, no farewell dinner as Hong Kong police chief Stephen Lo makes a quiet exit amid protests

Lo’s tenure saw crime rate fall to 48-year low, but trust in police has plummeted.

18 Nov 2019 - 2:38PM

Lo’s tenure saw crime rate fall to 48-year low, but trust in police has plummeted.

No fanfare, no farewell dinner as Hong Kong police chief Stephen Lo makes a quiet exit amid protests