A dummy and mock living area were used to demonstrate the potential power of bombs being confronted by Hong Kong police. Photo: Sam TsangA dummy and mock living area were used to demonstrate the potential power of bombs being confronted by Hong Kong police. Photo: Sam Tsang
A dummy and mock living area were used to demonstrate the potential power of bombs being confronted by Hong Kong police. Photo: Sam Tsang

Year of living dangerously: Hong Kong bombing campaign ‘almost unprecedented’, says police explosives unit

  • Bulk of city’s 190 explosives cases came between June and January, as protests over the now-abandoned extradition bill grew increasingly violent
  • A demonstration for media showed how the compound RDX could rip through furniture and tear a dummy into shreds

Topic |   Crime in Hong Kong
A dummy and mock living area were used to demonstrate the potential power of bombs being confronted by Hong Kong police. Photo: Sam TsangA dummy and mock living area were used to demonstrate the potential power of bombs being confronted by Hong Kong police. Photo: Sam Tsang
A dummy and mock living area were used to demonstrate the potential power of bombs being confronted by Hong Kong police. Photo: Sam Tsang
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