Riot police are deployed near the Sogo department store in Causeway Bay during an anti-national security law protest. Photo: Sam Tsang
Riot police are deployed near the Sogo department store in Causeway Bay during an anti-national security law protest. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong protests: independent police watchdog says high percentage of complaints withdrawn, dropped ‘not ideal’

  • Of the 98 cases reviewed so far by the Independent Police Complaints Council, 85 were either withdrawn or deemed not pursuable
  • The council also raised concerns over recent instances of officers’ reliability in the witness box being called into question

Riot police are deployed near the Sogo department store in Causeway Bay during an anti-national security law protest. Photo: Sam Tsang
Riot police are deployed near the Sogo department store in Causeway Bay during an anti-national security law protest. Photo: Sam Tsang
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