A police officer checks a pub in Tsim Sha Tsui on March 29, after the government announced a ban on gatherings of more than four people as Hong Kong recorded rising numbers of Covid-19 patients. Photo: Edmond SoA police officer checks a pub in Tsim Sha Tsui on March 29, after the government announced a ban on gatherings of more than four people as Hong Kong recorded rising numbers of Covid-19 patients. Photo: Edmond So
A police officer checks a pub in Tsim Sha Tsui on March 29, after the government announced a ban on gatherings of more than four people as Hong Kong recorded rising numbers of Covid-19 patients. Photo: Edmond So

Letters | Coronavirus offers Hong Kong police a chance to repair image: arrests in the dead of night do more damage

  • The arrest of a district councillor in the small hours is not in the spirit of ethical policing
  • The police have to be accountable to the public and transparent in their exercising of arrest action
Topic |   Hong Kong police
A police officer checks a pub in Tsim Sha Tsui on March 29, after the government announced a ban on gatherings of more than four people as Hong Kong recorded rising numbers of Covid-19 patients. Photo: Edmond SoA police officer checks a pub in Tsim Sha Tsui on March 29, after the government announced a ban on gatherings of more than four people as Hong Kong recorded rising numbers of Covid-19 patients. Photo: Edmond So
A police officer checks a pub in Tsim Sha Tsui on March 29, after the government announced a ban on gatherings of more than four people as Hong Kong recorded rising numbers of Covid-19 patients. Photo: Edmond So
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