My Take by Alex Lo
Wave of violent criminals got what they deserved
The death of notorious gangster Yip Kai-foon brings back terrible memories of a time when Hong Kong was stalked by heavily armed criminals with no regard for human life
Alex Lo has been a Post columnist since 2012, covering major issues affecting Hong Kong and the rest of China. A journalist for 25 years, he has worked for various publications in Hong Kong and Toronto as a news reporter and editor. He has also lectured in journalism at the University of Hong Kong.