Apple execs file court writ over police raids

Two Apple Daily executives arrested over alleged violations of the national security law are seeking court orders for the police to return journalistic or legally protected material seized during recent raids. The writ was filed on Wednesday by the paper's chief editor, Ryan Law, who has been charged with conspiring...

Police arrest 184 people in anti-drugs operation

Police said on Monday they had arrested 184 people and seized more than HK$50 million worth of cannabis, ketamine, cocaine, heroin and ice in an operation aimed at combating illegal drugs ahead of the summer holiday. Officers said they had seized a total of 223 kilogrammes of the illegal drugs...

Next Digital loses court bid over seized documents

Next Digital has lost its bid for a court order to get back documents seized by the police during their national security investigation into the company's founder Jimmy Lai. Scores of officers descended on the company's offices in Tseung Kwan O last August after the pro-democracy media tycoon was arrested...

Customs arrest four in HK$120m sea smuggling bust

Customs officers say they have seized goods worth HK$120 million in their biggest ever bust of a speedboat smuggling operation. Items including luxury bags and parts from endangered animals were being loaded onto a boat near Lau Fau Shan last Wednesday when Customs took action. The smugglers at the scene...

Two arrested over gas mask imports

Customs and police officers seized 14 gas masks and eight filter canisters in an investigation into imports of unlicensed goods bought on the internet. A 27-year-old man was arrested at a flat in Tai Po and a 14-year-old boy was picked up in Tai Wai on suspicion of bringing in...