Riot police arrive in Mong Kok clearing an area of anti-government protesters on Sunday. Photo: May Tse

Hong Kong protests: home-made bomb aimed to kill or maim police officers, force says as it condemns weekend of intensified violence and attacks

  • Assistant commissioner allows officers to carry pepper spray off-duty, a month after extendable batons were issued for the same purpose
  • Only officers trained in the use of pepper spray will be eligible to carry it during off-hours, and its use will be governed by the force’s guidelines
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Riot police arrive in Mong Kok clearing an area of anti-government protesters on Sunday. Photo: May Tse
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