Riot police outside the force’s headquarters in Wan Chai on Wednesday night. Photo: Dickson LeeRiot police outside the force’s headquarters in Wan Chai on Wednesday night. Photo: Dickson Lee
Riot police outside the force’s headquarters in Wan Chai on Wednesday night. Photo: Dickson Lee

Hong Kong police defend decision to withdraw from posts at two hospitals, as tension between public and force intensifies

  • Commissioner of Police Stephen Lo says decision to vacate 24-hour posts made after ‘political animosity’ brought into institutions
  • Police have received more than 100 complaints about protests but also more than 1,000 complaints from officers about harassment from public

Topic |   Hong Kong extradition bill
Riot police outside the force’s headquarters in Wan Chai on Wednesday night. Photo: Dickson LeeRiot police outside the force’s headquarters in Wan Chai on Wednesday night. Photo: Dickson Lee
Riot police outside the force’s headquarters in Wan Chai on Wednesday night. Photo: Dickson Lee
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