Police stand guard as protesters throw bricks during the Mong Kok riot in February. Photo: AP Police stand guard as protesters throw bricks during the Mong Kok riot in February. Photo: AP
Police stand guard as protesters throw bricks during the Mong Kok riot in February. Photo: AP

Legislative Council elections 2016

Police ‘learned’ from Mong Kok riot: 2,000 elite officers on standby for Hong Kong elections

Additional 2,000 officers from special response teams to tackle any disturbances, after force learns lessons from Occupy protests and Mong Kok riot

Topic |   Legislative Council elections 2016
Police stand guard as protesters throw bricks during the Mong Kok riot in February. Photo: AP Police stand guard as protesters throw bricks during the Mong Kok riot in February. Photo: AP
Police stand guard as protesters throw bricks during the Mong Kok riot in February. Photo: AP
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