Officers have made a series of arrests targeting suspected triad members in the days since Senior Inspector Lam Yuen-yee’s death. Photo: Handout
Officers have made a series of arrests targeting suspected triad members in the days since Senior Inspector Lam Yuen-yee’s death. Photo: Handout

17 arrested in Hong Kong crackdown on maritime smuggling gangs after police vessel rammed, killing senior inspector

  • Police detain suspected triad members in major operation targeting sea smuggling after 37-year-old Lam Yuen-yee’s death at hands of speedboat pair
  • Mainland Chinese authorities asked for help in finding smugglers who rammed their boat into a police craft during high-speed pursuit

Topic |   Crime in Hong Kong
Officers have made a series of arrests targeting suspected triad members in the days since Senior Inspector Lam Yuen-yee’s death. Photo: Handout
Officers have made a series of arrests targeting suspected triad members in the days since Senior Inspector Lam Yuen-yee’s death. Photo: Handout
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