Police officers in anti-riot gear patrolling their headquarters in Wan Chai. Photo: Edmond So

Hong Kong police plan to ‘stick to soft approach and exercise restraint’ after 15-hour siege by protesters against extradition bill

  • Muted tactic praised for avoiding clashes but concerns raised over morale of force, as observers note some protesters had clearly broken law with impunity
  • Force wary of deepening public mistrust following June 12 crackdown
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition bill

TOP PICKS

Police officers in anti-riot gear patrolling their headquarters in Wan Chai. Photo: Edmond So
READ FULL ARTICLE
Shirley Zhao

Shirley Zhao

Shirley joined the Post in 2013 after reporting from China for a Hong Kong-based magazine. She has covered education, and now focuses on housing, land and planning.