Crime

2 couples nabbed for sham marriages involving 2 sisters

Two couples were arrested recently for their alleged involvement in fake marriages so that one of the couples could obtain Macao ID cards enabling them to work as casino dealers, Public Security Police (PSP) spokesman Kam Ka Kit said at a regular press conference on Wednesday.

4 Dec, 2020

16-year-old pupil shares child porn video

A 16-year-old male pupil was arrested on Tuesday for sharing a child porn video, Judiciary Police (PJ) spokesman Choi Ian Fai said at a special press conference on Thursday.

4 Dec, 2020

Inebriated cabbie does not obey stop sign, scooter driver in critical condition

A radio taxi driver was arrested for drunk and dangerous driving as well as hit-and-run after crashing into a scooter in San Kio district.

3 Dec, 2020

Financial manager buys, sells illegal weapons

A financial manager was arrested on Monday for buying illegal weapons from the mainland and selling them to local buyers.

2 Dec, 2020

3 currency exchange criminals attack & rob scammer

Three currency exchange gang members from the mainland were arrested on Sunday for attacking and robbing a scammer.

1 Dec, 2020

3 locals lose MOP 5.6 million in online & phone scams

Two online scams and one phone scam were reported by residents on Saturday with their losses ranging from over MOP 300,000 to more than MOP 2 million, over MOP 5.6 million in total.

30 Nov, 2020

Customs Service officers find 540 kg undeclared fruit & veggies

Macao Customs Service officers on Wednesday searched a cargo truck and found 541 kilogrammes of undeclared fruit and vegetables being smuggled through the Barrier Gate checkpoint.

30 Nov, 2020

Customs Service finds fake luxury bags in Iao Hon

Macao Customs Service officers found 40 counterfeit luxury-brand handbags in two stores in the same mall in Iao Hon district.

30 Nov, 2020

Feng shui master cheats trainee out of over HK$863,000

A local feng shui master was arrested last Saturday for cheating a trainee out of more than HK$863,000 in a scam to buy a residential flat and set up a joint venture to open a columbarium in the mainland.

30 Nov, 2020

Mainlander caught upskirting on checkpoint escalator

A non-resident worker was arrested last Saturday for using his smartphone to film an upskirt of a woman when she was on an escalator at the Barrier Gate checkpoint, Public Security Police spokeswoman Lai In Hong said at a regular press conference this week. 

27 Nov, 2020

Couple caught in ice bust

A couple was caught in a drug bust in Iao Hon district on Tuesday, Judiciary Police (PJ) spokeswoman Lei Hon Nei said during a special press conference on Wednesday.

26 Nov, 2020

Trio caught in ice smuggling bust

Two men and a woman were caught in a drug bust in San Kio district on Monday.

25 Nov, 2020

4 schoolboys cyberbully schoolgirl over her photo on social media

Four local junior secondary schoolboys aged between 14 and 15 who cyberbullied a 14-year-old schoolgirl over her photo circulating on social media were taken to a police station for questioning last week.

24 Nov, 2020

60-year-old attacks wife for watching ‘loud’ film on her smartphone

A casino dealer was arrested on Sunday for attacking his wife because she was watching a film on her smartphone and the volume was too loud.

24 Nov, 2020

Trio masquerading as deliverymen steal handbags worth HK$800,000

A man was arrested on Wednesday for stealing more than 40 designer handbags and clothing accessories worth HK$800,000 from a mini-storage lock-up in Avenida de Venceslau de Morais on Monday.

20 Nov, 2020

Hairstylist stabs, robs woman of HK$186,000 in currency deal

A hairstylist from the mainland was arrested on Wednesday in Taipa for stabbing and robbing a woman of HK$186,000 in a hotel guestroom in Rua de Cantão in Zape earlier that day.

20 Nov, 2020

Man stabs, robs woman of HK$183,000 in currency deal

A mainlander was arrested on Wednesday for stabbing and robbing a woman of HK$183,000 (MOP 188,600) in a hotel guestroom in Rua de Cantão in Zape on Wednesday, according to a statement from the Judiciary Police (PJ) on Wednesday.

19 Nov, 2020

Man sexually harasses 14-year-old girl

A local waiter was arrested last week for patting a 14-year-old local schoolgirl’s buttocks in Avenida de Horta e Costa last Monday, Judiciary Police (PJ) spokesman Cheong Kam Fai said at a regular press conference on Wednesday.

19 Nov, 2020

2 women falsely accuse 2 men of casino investment fraud

Two women from the mainland were arrested last Wednesday for falsely accusing two men of cheating them out of 500,000 yuan (MOP 606,600) in a casino investment fraud.

18 Nov, 2020

Man with theft record steals 5 bottles of wine

A local man with a record of theft was arrested on Sunday for stealing five bottles of red wine from a supermarket worth more than MOP 1,250.

17 Nov, 2020