Chan Wing-kai was jailed for nearly four years at District Court in Wan Chai on Monday. Photo: Nora Tam

From crime fighter to criminal: serial offender who stole HK$6.5 million in banking scam was 32-year veteran of Hong Kong police

  • Chan Wing-kai had a litany of previous convictions and had promised a judge he would turn over a new leaf after being jailed in 2016
  • But the 62-year-old returned to a life of crime just three months after getting out of prison
Topic |   Law

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Chan Wing-kai was jailed for nearly four years at District Court in Wan Chai on Monday. Photo: Nora Tam
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Police officers arrive at the High Court on Friday. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Two Hong Kong police officers jailed over Occupy assault clear their names while five others have sentence reduced but must return to prison

  • Long-awaited judgment comes as city’s embattled police force faces severe criticism for its response to extradition bill protesters and Yuen Long attack
  • Court of Appeal judges spent eight months analysing the officers’ complaints their convictions were unsafe and their sentences ‘manifestly excessive’
Topic |   Hong Kong police

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Police officers arrive at the High Court on Friday. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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