Money changers stripped of HK$10 million in violent 30-second robbery in TST

Police are hunting for three men who last night stole HK$10 million (US$1.27 million) in cash from money changers in Tsim Sha Tsui in a violent robbery which saw one man attacked with a glass bottle. The heist, which was over in 30 seconds, took place around 7:30 pm after three men withdrew the HK$10 million from a ...

Crime

US citizen among alleged cash counterfeiters caught by cops, fake money likely in circulation

US citizen among alleged cash counterfeiters caught by cops, fake money likely in circulation

Check yo money, yo. Police say there’s a batch of counterfeit cash in circulation produced, allegedly, by a US citizen and two Pakistani men arrested last night during a raid in...

Mainland ticket scalper jailed for two months for breaching stay conditions

Mainland ticket scalper jailed for two months for breaching stay conditions

It’s an issue that’s long frustrated fans in Hong Kong: touts snatching up and scalping tickets for popular shows. Now, there’s been some justice. A...

Inmate’s girlfriend fabricated letter from widow of fireman to impress prison authorities

Inmate’s girlfriend fabricated letter from widow of fireman to impress prison authorities

As a testament to his character, this is unlikely to help. In his bid to lobby for early release, a long-term prisoner had his girlfriend write a letter pretending to be the widow...

Suspect injured after officer open fires during sting operation in Tuen Mun

Suspect injured after officer open fires during sting operation in Tuen Mun

In a dramatic confrontation last night, a male suspect was wounded when a Hong Kong policeman, fearing he’d be knocked down by the assailant’s car, fired two shots during a...

Correctional services officer arrested after leaving camera watch in junk boat bathroom

Correctional services officer arrested after leaving camera watch in junk boat bathroom

While fictional British super spy James Bond has often used spy-watches to thwart villains, a Hong Kong correctional service officer is accused of using his camera-equipped...

Married teacher in court charged with molesting two teenage pupils

Married teacher in court charged with molesting two teenage pupils

A 40-year-old secondary school teacher appeared in court yesterday accused of molesting two students on nine occasions over three years. The alleged victims are sisters, who...

Police officer pleads guilty to taking more than 1,600 upskirt photos

Police officer pleads guilty to taking more than 1,600 upskirt photos

A police officer has pleaded guilty to taking more than 1,600 upskirt photos of a number of women. According to Headline Daily, 27-year-old Chu Ho-lap today admitted to one...

Cabbie freaks out and takes undercover cops on wild ride after being busted for overcharging

Cabbie freaks out and takes undercover cops on wild ride after being busted for overcharging

It’s pretty hard to shake the cops in a car chase around Hong Kong island; it’s harder still if the officers are in your backseat. But, alas, that didn’t...

Two jailed for rigging Hong Kong-China bridge tests

Two jailed for rigging Hong Kong-China bridge tests

Two technicians charged with rigging tests on concrete used to build a multi-billion-dollar bridge connecting Hong Kong with China and Macau have been jailed for 22 and 32 months...


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