Crime

Gambler cheated out of 726,500 yuan in deal involving 763 fake HK$ notes

A mainland man was arrested on Sunday for cheating a gambler from the mainland out of 726,500 yuan in a currency exchange deal involving at least 763 fake Hong Kong dollar notes.

7 Oct, 2020

Police urge public to be aware of fake online job ads

The Judiciary Police (PJ) have noticed that someone recently posted an online message about a friend who fell victim to a bogus online job ad, according to a PJ statement on Sunday.

6 Oct, 2020

Police nab ex-vice principal for cheating government out of MOP 20 million subsidies

The Judiciary Police (PJ) have arrested a former vice-principal for allegedly cheating the government out of MOP 20 million in subsidies several years ago when she was at the helm of a local school, in suspected collusion with an engineering company, for the installation of new facilities and the launch of new courses at the school, most of which never got off the ground.

30 Sep, 2020

12 men nabbed for sharing child porn on FB

Twelve men were detained for questioning by the Judiciary Police (PJ) on Monday for sharing a child porn video on Facebook, and 10 of them admitted to committing the crime.

30 Sep, 2020

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