Fraudsters impersonating mainland Chinese officials conned Hongkongers out of nearly HK$50 million in the first half of this year. Photo: Shutterstock

Hong Kong students conned out of HK$10.6 million in phone scams, but extradition bill protests put police on edge about warning them of threat

  • Mainland and local students among victims as fraudsters impersonating Chinese officials bag HK$46.5 million in first six months of the year
  • Source says ongoing political crisis has left police wondering whether they are welcome on campus
Topic |   Scams and swindles

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Fraudsters impersonating mainland Chinese officials conned Hongkongers out of nearly HK$50 million in the first half of this year. Photo: Shutterstock
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