Crime

Man cheated out of 400,000 yuan in retirement investment scam

A 70-year-old local jobless man has told the police that he has been cheated out of 400,000 yuan (MOP 483,170) in a retirement investment scam, Judiciary Police (PJ) spokesman Chan Wun Man said at a regular press conference on Wednesday.

13 Nov, 2020

Drunk rider faces charges of DUI, evading responsibility & driving without licence

A local man was arrested on Monday for drunk driving, evading responsibility and driving without a licence, Public Security Police (PSP) spokeswoman Lai In Hong said during a regular press conference on Wednesday.

13 Nov, 2020

Student cheated out of 180,000 yuan in ‘police officer’ phone scam

A female university student from the mainland was cheated out of 180,000 yuan (MOP 217,000) in a phone scam, Judiciary Police (PJ) spokesman Chan Wun Man said during a regular press conference on Monday.

11 Nov, 2020

Chef sexually harasses 2 women

A man was arrested last Thursday for sexually harassing two local women in August at the Macao-Zhuhai Cross-Border Industrial Zone.

10 Nov, 2020

Mainlander nabbed for stealing client’s chips worth HK$570,000 3 years ago

A mainlander was arrested on Saturday when he entered the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge (HZMB) checkpoint for stealing a client’s casino cash chips worth HK$570,000 three years ago.

10 Nov, 2020

Trio nabbed for fake employment

Three men were arrested between last month and this week for their involvement in fake employment.

6 Nov, 2020

Duo cheat woman out of 500,000 yuan in gambling scam

Two men were arrested on Tuesday for cheating a mainland woman out of 500,000 yuan in a gambling scam.

6 Nov, 2020

Duo caught for stealing, fencing goods worth MOP 350,000

Two men were arrested on Tuesday for stealing and fencing goods worth more than MOP 350,000.

5 Nov, 2020

Local man sexually harasses another schoolboy

A 24-year-old local man with a criminal record for sexual harassment in Macao and the mainland was arrested last Friday for committing the same crime involving another local schoolboy in the city’s northern district.

5 Nov, 2020

Mainland woman steals friend’s casino cash chips worth HK$37,000

A mainland woman was arrested on Monday for stealing her friend’s casino cash chips worth HK$37,000 from his hotel guest room in October last year.

4 Nov, 2020

Clerk takes revenge by filling keyhole of roller shutter with super glue

A 29-year-old clerk was arrested for filling the keyhole of a shop’s roller shutter with superglue.

3 Nov, 2020

Local man sexually abuses 8-year-old girl

A 52-year-old local man has been arrested for sexually assaulting an 8-year-old girl

31 Oct, 2020

36 credit card data scam gang members caught in Macao & Hong Kong

A total of 31 suspected members of a credit card data scam gang including 13 university students and two secondary school pupils were arrested in Macao this week.

30 Oct, 2020

Mainlander cheated out of HK$1.1 million in abuse of trust scam

A gambler has been cheated out of HK$1.1 million by a mainlander who failed to bring the victim his money that he had asked the suspect to take from the victim’s VIP room account.

30 Oct, 2020

9 women cheated out of MOP 240,000 in designer handbags scam

A local man was arrested on Tuesday for cheating at least nine women out of over MOP 240,000 in a handbag purchase scam to pay off his gambling debts.

29 Oct, 2020

Man arrested for broken TV scam

A man was arrested for scamming other’s money by reselling a broken television.

29 Oct, 2020

17-year old tutor sexually assaults 4 schoolgirls

A 17-year-old part-time tutor has been arrested for the alleged sexual assault of four primary schoolgirls at a tutorial centre.

25 Oct, 2020

14 nabbed for parallel trading, goods worth MOP 3.12 million seized

Fourteen people were caught on Tuesday for their alleged involvement in a parallel trading racket run by two shops in the Barrier Gate area where law enforcement officers seized more than 1,500 goods such as food, alcohol, medicine, beauty and cosmetic products worth about MOP 3.12 million.

23 Oct, 2020

Local woman uses sham marriage to repay gambling debts

A local woman was arrested for her sham marriage to a man in the mainland whose family helped repay her gambling debts of HK$50,000.

22 Oct, 2020

Man embezzles friend’s 7 Scotch whisky bottles, reselling them for MOP 100,000

Man was arrested on Tuesday for embezzling his friend’s seven bottles of luxury Scotch whisky worth HK$134,000 (MOP 138,000) and reselling them for MOP 100,000.

22 Oct, 2020