Tag: police brutality

Hong Kong teenager gets abortion after alleged gang rape by police

A 16-year-old girl from Hong Kong claimed she was gang raped by police officers. Recent reports state that she got an abortion on Friday (Nov 8) as a result of the rape. The girl said she was walking past Tsuen Wan Police Station on Sept...

Apple’s Tim Cook defends move to pull out app tracking Hong Kong police

Apple pulled out a mapping app that tracked real-time movements of Hong Kong police vehicles, riot forces, and tear gas firing locations due to its alleged "violation of local laws and company guidelines." The app called HKmap.Live uses crowd sourced data through a Telegram bot, news...

Hong Kong police in hot water for allegedly ripping off female protester’s underwear and exposing her

Hong Kong — Hong Kong riot police have sparked public outrage and criticism again for allegedly exposing a woman's private parts as she was being arrested during a protest at Tin Yiu Plaza last Sunday (Aug 4). Photos and video footage show that police surrounded...

Elderly residents of nursing home suffer effects of tear gas attacks from Hong Kong police

Hong Kong — A viral video showed elderly residents of a nursing home choking from the tear gas that police fired on the streets. The footage was recorded from the first floor of the Kwan Yue Elder Nursing Home in Yuen Long. Residents were heard...

Hong Kong citizens angered by Carrie Lam’s ‘harsh and insincere’ non-apology

Hong Kong - On Sunday (June 16), an estimated two million citizens clad in black took to the streets calling for Chief Executive Carrie Lam's resignation following her refusal to suspend the controversial extradition bill. In her statement on Sunday evening, Lam expressed "deep sorrow...