Police confirmed an "embarrassing" case that an officer on leave was stopped from leaving HK yesterday at airport as an extendable baton was found in his luggage. Police said the officer was "careless" and already reprimanded

Map. History of Hong Kong conflict

26 February 2020
00:52: police arrested 3 males and 2 females in Tin Shui Wai.2 month ago
00:52: police arrested 3 males and 2 females in Tin Shui Wai.
Police announce they have defused two explosive devices found near Wah Yan College in Wan Chai this evening  Police say the devices consisted of 10kg of explosives with nails added for shrapnel, meaning a blast radius of 50-100m if detonation had occurred2 month ago
Police announce they have defused two explosive devices found near Wah Yan College in Wan Chai this evening Police say the devices consisted of 10kg of explosives with nails added for shrapnel, meaning a blast radius of 50-100m if detonation had occurred
Police are stopping and searching young people in Mong Kok on Monday night, after makeshift roadblocks were reported on Shantung Street earlier in the evening.  Photo: RTHK screenshot.2 month ago
Police are stopping and searching young people in Mong Kok on Monday night, after makeshift roadblocks were reported on Shantung Street earlier in the evening. Photo: RTHK screenshot.
In Taipo, residents were blocking the roads and confronting the police; Tai Wo rd is  blocked by police.2 month ago
In Taipo, residents were blocking the roads and confronting the police; Tai Wo rd is blocked by police.
Dec 9, 22:55 HKT in Taipo,  Hong Kong Police point pepper spray shouting at reporters again, don't cross the line which no clear indication where the line is2 month ago
Dec 9, 22:55 HKT in Taipo, Hong Kong Police point pepper spray shouting at reporters again, don't cross the line which no clear indication where the line is
40 riot police officers in standoff against residents in Taipo, upsetting residents, while pepper rounds fired2 month ago
40 riot police officers in standoff against residents in Taipo, upsetting residents, while pepper rounds fired
2 month ago
Bomb disposal officers were sent to Wan Chai on Monday evening after police said they found suspected home-made bombs near Wah Yan College on Queen's Road East.
2 month ago
Bomb disposal officers have been deployed after two suspected home-made devices were found on a slope in Hong Kong. The objects were spotted in Wan Chai near Wah Yan College Hong Kong on Queen’s Road East at about 5.30pm on Monday.
2 month ago
At Monday afternoon's press conference, police also said they arrested 12 people in Sheung Shui in the morning for alleged possession of tools that officers suspected they would use to puncture vehicle tyres.
2 month ago
Police confirmed an "embarrassing" case that an officer on leave was stopped from leaving HK yesterday at airport as an extendable baton was found in his luggage. Police said the officer was "careless" and already reprimanded
2 month ago
Hundreds of democrats and district councillors urge Hong Kong gov't to scrap police pay rise plans
Riot police are stopping and searching youngsters in Shatin during lunch hours.  Photo: Apple Daily screenshot.2 month ago
Riot police are stopping and searching youngsters in Shatin during lunch hours. Photo: Apple Daily screenshot.
Frontline protesters are setting up increasingly elaborate barricades on Des Voeux Road Central as riot police begin to converge upon the designated end of the march.  Photo: May James / HKFP. hongkong2 month ago
Frontline protesters are setting up increasingly elaborate barricades on Des Voeux Road Central as riot police begin to converge upon the designated end of the march. Photo: May James / HKFP. hongkong
The frontline long since fell back to Peddar St, the police seem not to have changed stance at all and are happy to remain blocking the road to the Liaison Office, so still hopeful it remains peaceful today as these  CHRF marches always have been2 month ago
The frontline long since fell back to Peddar St, the police seem not to have changed stance at all and are happy to remain blocking the road to the Liaison Office, so still hopeful it remains peaceful today as these CHRF marches always have been
With most protesters having completed Sunday's march, increasing numbers of riot police are converging in Central, where a standoff continues2 month ago
With most protesters having completed Sunday's march, increasing numbers of riot police are converging in Central, where a standoff continues
Chanting one, two, one, two to coordinate their pace, frontline protesters are cautiously retreating, while making sure they leave no one behind2 month ago
Chanting "one, two, one, two" to coordinate their pace, frontline protesters are cautiously retreating, while making sure they leave no one behind
The end of the march is finally passing Sogo, 3.5 hours after the official start (keeping in mind the crowd spilled over from Vic Park way before 3pm)2 month ago
The end of the march is finally passing Sogo, 3.5 hours after the official start (keeping in mind the crowd spilled over from Vic Park way before 3pm)
In Central, riot police at all intersections Connaught/Harcourt Rd; many black bloc protesters waiting around checking phones; first aid crews waiting at the ready2 month ago
In Central, riot police at all intersections Connaught/Harcourt Rd; many black bloc protesters waiting around checking phones; first aid crews waiting at the ready
[CWB. Outside Victoria Park] 4:55PM. Jammed. Every street.2 month ago
[CWB. Outside Victoria Park] 4:55PM. Jammed. Every street.
Black-clad protesters are telling each other to retreat from the riot police cordon on Des Voeux Road Central as demonstrators from the authorised march continue to arrive.  Photo: May James / HKFP. hongkong2 month ago
Black-clad protesters are telling each other to retreat from the riot police cordon on Des Voeux Road Central as demonstrators from the authorised march continue to arrive. Photo: May James / HKFP. hongkong
March in Admiralty2 month ago
March in Admiralty
Almost two hours since the march started, the crowd remains strong in Causeway Bay. HumanRightsDay hongkongprotests  Hundreds of Thousands Join Human Rights March: HongKong2 month ago
Almost two hours since the march started, the crowd remains strong in Causeway Bay. HumanRightsDay hongkongprotests Hundreds of Thousands Join Human Rights March: HongKong
We want Hong Kong to remain Hong Kong, a poster says. Crowd   in Wan Chai while Victoria Park and Causeway Bay are packed to bursting point.2 month ago
"We want Hong Kong to remain Hong Kong," a poster says. Crowd in Wan Chai while Victoria Park and Causeway Bay are packed to bursting point.
With police not intervening in the protesters' occupation of all six Hennessy Road lanes, the march has been able to go ahead at a moderate pace — without slowing to a crawl — as of 3:30pm.  Photo: HKFP.2 month ago
With police not intervening in the protesters' occupation of all six Hennessy Road lanes, the march has been able to go ahead at a moderate pace — without slowing to a crawl — as of 3:30pm. Photo: HKFP.
The Civil Human Rights Front's first approved march in months has begun from Victoria Park2 month ago
The Civil Human Rights Front's first approved march in months has begun from Victoria Park
Marchers have left Victoria Park as the @chrf_hk support vehicle leads the way to Central2 month ago
Marchers have left Victoria Park as the @chrf_hk support vehicle leads the way to Central
As was the case on Thursday evening, over a hundred local residents turned up to Kowloon Bay's Amoy Plaza shopping mall on Saturday evening to chant protest slogans and sing songs such as Glory to HongKong.  Photo: RTHK screenshot2 month ago
As was the case on Thursday evening, over a hundred local residents turned up to Kowloon Bay's Amoy Plaza shopping mall on Saturday evening to chant protest slogans and sing songs such as "Glory to HongKong". Photo: RTHK screenshot
Disappointing that only hundreds at most have turned out to StandWithYuli, says Anna Tsui, when thousands have come out to thank US and Donald Trump. Not a good strategy to rely on the mercy of international leaders, who honestly who wouldn't think of us as anybody, she says2 month ago
Disappointing that only hundreds at most have turned out to StandWithYuli, says Anna Tsui, when thousands have come out to thank US and Donald Trump. Not a good strategy to "rely on the mercy of international leaders, who honestly who wouldn't think of us as anybody," she says
2 month ago
Government confirms Hong Kong Airlines secures financial rescue package to save it from collapse, to take "no further action"
A StandWithYuli rally at Edinburgh Place, in support of the Indonesian woman who was deported from Hong Kong2 month ago
A #StandWithYuli rally at Edinburgh Place, in support of the Indonesian woman who was deported from Hong Kong
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