Crime

Gongbei Customs busts luxury goods smuggling gang

Gongbei Customs has busted a gang that smuggled luxury products from Macau to the mainland.

21 Aug, 2019

Student caught with over 15,000 upskirt photos & videos

A local student arrested at the weekend for taking upskirt photos and videos.

30 Jul, 2019

South African caught at airport with 4.5 kg of cocaine, worth 12 million patacas

A South African man was arrested at the local airport when he was trying to smuggle 4.5 kg of cocaine mixed with cotton padding in clothes packed in his hand luggage on Tuesday.

25 Jul, 2019

Government proposes allowing police to gain access to cloud servers outside Macau

New bill drafted to amend existing cybercrime law, proposing that local police be allowed to gain information access stored by criminal suspects on cloud servers outside Macau.

24 Jul, 2019

Domestic violence increases 466% year-on-year

According to Director of the Judiciary Police Sit Chong Meng, domestic violence cases increased between June 2018 and the end of May 2019 from 3 to 17.

19 Jul, 2019

Gongbei Customs says children used to smuggle goods

Gongbei Customs District said that parallel traders between Shenzhen and Hong Kong are shifting their smuggling activities to the Gongbei land-border checkpoint and the Zhuhai checkpoint at the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge.

19 Jul, 2019

Offences by cabbies drop ‘hugely’ after new taxi law takes effect: police

The number of regulatory breaches by taxi drivers recorded last month decreased “hugely” by 77 percent from the previous month of May, following the new taxi law coming into force on June 3.

10 Jul, 2019

Former IPIM president remains in custody after CCAC accuses him of committing several crimes

The investigation into the criminal case involving the former president of IPIM Jackson Chang has been completed and the case has been transferred to the judicial agency, says the CCAC.

6 Jul, 2019

Jackson Chang, the former President of Macao Trade and Investment Promotion Institute, is detained

The Commission Against Corruption (CCAC) arrested the former president of the Macao Trade and Investment Promotion Institute (IPIM) Jackson Chang on Wednesday, judicial sources told Lusa-Portuguese News Agency.

5 Jul, 2019

Taxi driver to pay 70,000 patacas for assaulting passenger

The Court of Second Instance (TSI) has ordered a taxi driver who physically assaulted his female passenger to pay MOP 70,000 in compensation to the victim.

4 Jul, 2019

Police nab Brazilian drug mule, largest cocaine haul this year

The Judiciary Police (PJ) arrested a Brazilian man at the local airport when he was smuggling cocaine into Macau on Saturday, with 30 oval pellets hidden in his underpants and his right sock, while four pellets were found inside his body

2 Jul, 2019

Two six-year-olds raped last week

Two schoolgirls were raped last week, the Judiciary Police (PJ) informed Monday at the joint press conference for police authorities held at the Public Security Police Force (PSP) facilities. 

2 Jul, 2019

Hong Kong youngsters arrested in Macau for selling drugs

Two boys from Hong Kong - a 13-year-old schoolboy and a 17-year-old school dropout - were hired by a gang to sell drugs in Macau

26 Jun, 2019

Privacy office fines beauty salon 110,000 patacas for telemarketing

The Personal Data Protection Office (GPDP) said in a statement Monday that it has fined a beauty parlour 110,000 patacas for violating the Personal Data Protection Law concerning the company’s telemarketing.

25 Jun, 2019

40 properties linked to ex-public works chief seized by prosecutors: report

The Public Prosecution Office (MP) has impounded 40 properties owned by or linked to former Lands, Public Works and Transport Bureau (DSSOPT) director Jaime Carion, his wife and a daughter

24 Jun, 2019

2 cops arrested for immigration graft: police

The Macau police have arrested two police officers and four other suspects for taking and giving bribes

5 Jun, 2019

Police probe fatal stabbing outside hotel in Cotai

The Judiciary Police are investigating a homicide which occurred on Saturday night outside the Four Seasons Hotel in Cotai in which a male mainlander was stabbed to death

20 May, 2019