Jeremy Tam (second right) and his fellow pro-democracy legislator Alvin Yeung Ngok-kiu (right) talk to police officers during a protest in July. Photo: Nectar Gan

Mediators at Hong Kong anti-government protests face arrest if they obstruct police, force memo confirms

  • Legislators and social workers are often at anti-government demonstrations, where they say they try to cool heads on both sides
  • New guidelines make clear the circumstances in which they can be detained
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Jeremy Tam (second right) and his fellow pro-democracy legislator Alvin Yeung Ngok-kiu (right) talk to police officers during a protest in July. Photo: Nectar Gan
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The officers’ complaint was aimed at Yuen Long Public Middle School Alumni Association Primary School. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Police groups in Hong Kong write to Yuen Long school over teacher’s ‘spread of hatred’ against force amid protest tensions

  • Educator shared posts on social media, one of them apparently showing a picture of an officer and his family
  • Four staff associations say teacher ‘should be ashamed’ and call on principal to prevent him from influencing students
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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The officers’ complaint was aimed at Yuen Long Public Middle School Alumni Association Primary School. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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