Former DSSOPT director and seven additional suspects accused of being involved in four kinds of criminal offences.
Operation involved data stolen from more than 840 cards; public urged to beware of fraudsters.
Foul play ruled out as cats most likely to have died of disease; area around Dr Sun Yat Sen Municipal Park being disinfected.
Police astounded at residents’ gullibility, security secretary says, who puts the blame on loneliness and avarice.
Police, banks and Monetary Authority fight back with counter measures against cross-border gangs.
In exposing scam, Commission Against Corruption officials find some residents fraudulently received MOP 15,000 Covid-19 subsidy last year.
Doctors and seafood shop workers swindled government out of MOP 8.5 million over two-and-a-half years, police say.
Cantonese-speaking caller claimed to represent non-existent government bureau; police warn that the number of such calls is rising.