Crime

Man who spat on facemasks get 2-year suspended jail sentence

A man who spoilt 320 facemasks with saliva and mucus in February has been given a 10-month jail term suspended for two years.

24 Sep, 2020

FSM officer gets 5 months’ jail for DUI, suspended for 2 years

An off-duty radio communications officer of the Macao Public Security Forces (FSM) was arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) on Sunday, while a passer-by involved in the case was arrested for a range of alleged crimes such as insulting the police.

24 Sep, 2020

4 nabbed for involvement in people-smuggling

A male mainlander was arrested for illegally entering Macao and three suspects were arrested for assisting him in obtaining false documents and a fake nucleic acid test (NAT) certificate so that he could gamble in local casinos.

23 Sep, 2020

Tutorial centre staff takes video of girl in school toilet

The Judiciary Police (PJ) said in a statement on Monday that they arrested recently a 25-year-old tutorial centre staff member for secretly taking a video of a female pupil using the toilet at her school.

22 Sep, 2020

Man gets on bus without facemask, allegedly attacks driver

A local man caught on 12 September allegedly threatened and attacked a bus driver, Public Security Police (PSP) spokeswoman Lai In Hong said at a regular press conference on Monday.

22 Sep, 2020

Woman loses HK$200,000 in online dating scam, son trying to help conned out of MOP 485,000 by ex-colleague

A local man was arrested on Thursday for defrauding his ex-colleague out of MOP 485,000 after claiming that he was able to help the victim’s mother get back HK$200,000 which she had lost in an online dating scam.

21 Sep, 2020

Man charged with child sex abuse

A security guard was arrested on Sunday for the sexual abuse of a 9-year-old girl more than 10 times on multiple occasions.

17 Sep, 2020

Student crashes ex-girlfriend’s car, attacks her

A male university student was arrested early Monday for various suspected crimes, namely driving under the influence (DUI), dangerous driving for crashing into his ex-girlfriend’s car, causing property damage through violent means and causing grievous bodily harm.

17 Sep, 2020

Man arrested for MOP 13 million credit-for-sex scam involvement

Man arrested on Tuesday in Rua Cidade do Porto in Nape for his alleged involvement in a spectacular online credit-for-sex MOP 13 million scam revealed by the Judiciary Police (PJ) last week.

17 Sep, 2020

Woman, 71, steals 6-plate induction stove, sells parts

A 71-year-old woman was arrested on Friday for stealing a 6-plate induction stove worth MOP 9,000 which she then disassembled and sold the parts, Public Security Police (PSP) spokesman Cheong Heon Fan said at a regular press conference on Monday.

16 Sep, 2020

Jobless man cheats childhood friend out of MOP 2 million

A local man was arrested on Friday in the mainland for cheating his friend out of MOP 2 million, Judiciary Police (PJ) spokesman Cheong Kam Fai said at a regular press conference on Monday.

15 Sep, 2020

Ice hidden in toys sent by express mail to Macao

Two men were arrested on Saturday for their alleged involvement in an express mail drug case in which the Judiciary Police (PJ) seized 14 grammes of Ice hidden in toys with an estimated street value of MOP 42,000.

15 Sep, 2020

Jobless man nabbed for sexually coercing wife awaiting divorce

Judiciary Police (PJ) spokesman Cheong Kam Fai said on Monday during a regular press conference that an unemployed man, surnamed Zheng, was arrested on Saturday for the sexual coercion of his wife – who is divorcing him for the second time – at her flat earlier this month.

15 Sep, 2020

Duo cheats local man out of over MOP 13 million in online dating scam

A local man and a woman were arrested on Friday for cheating a local man out of over MOP 13 million in an online credit-for-sex scam, according to a special press conference held by the Judiciary Police (PJ) on Saturday.

14 Sep, 2020

Man lures 9 kids to take porn videos & pictures

A 30-year-old man was arrested on Monday in Taipa for luring underage children to take pornographic videos or photos of themselves and send them to him.

10 Sep, 2020

Duo cheats 23 pawnshops out of HK$191,880

Two men were arrested on Monday for defrauding 23 pawnshops in Macao and Hong Kong out of HK$191,880 by hocking counterfeit gold jewellery.

10 Sep, 2020

Customs, police & job agencies meet to stem parallel trading

The Macao Customs Service held a meeting at its headquarters with representatives from the Public Security Police and the Association of [mainland] Chinese Capital Employment Agencies (Macau) to discuss the issue of non-resident workers getting involved in parallel trading activities.

7 Sep, 2020

Septuagenarian ‘vents anger’ by exposing genitals to girl, after quarrel with wife

A 70-year-old local man exposed his private parts to a girl in a recreational area in Fai Chi Kei as a way of venting his anger last week after a quarrel with his wife.

7 Sep, 2020

38-year-old driver faces homicide charge after pedestrian dies

A 38-year-old local woman is facing a charge of negligent homicide after a 69-year-old man died after being hit by a car on Rua do Guimarães on Friday, the Public Security Police (PSP) said on Saturday.

7 Sep, 2020

Macao, Zhuhai seize parallel trading haul worth MOP 3.8 million

A haul of about 3,000 items worth about MOP 3.8 million, such as second-hand laptops and cosmetic products, were seized in Macao and Zhuhai on Tuesday after the two cities’ law enforcement agencies jointly busted an illegal parallel trading racket.

3 Sep, 2020