Blog Tag - police

R Shuangjing Businesses Temporarily Closed in Massive Police Raid
The restaurant and bar strip northeast of the Shuangjing intersection is left reeling after a large group of officials temporarily shut down a number...
R Protests and Chaos at Beijing Zoo Market as Closure Imminent
A show of resistance has interrupted the systematic closing of the city's small commodity markets as brawls broke out at a protest in front of ...
R Citywide Bar and Restaurant Raids Apparently Set for This Weekend (May 12-13) Ahead of One Belt, One Road Summit
A raid at the popular bar Heaven Supermarket in Sanlitun last night (May 10), and information passed on from well-placed sources, indicates that this...
Cafe de la Poste, GLB #12,  and Other Venues Hit by Drug Raids Over Labor Holiday Weekend
Police raided a handful of popular Beijing bars and restaurants over the holiday weekend, conducting on-the-spot urine sample tests on customers and...
R Italian Police Officers to Patrol Top Beijing Tourist Destinations
Four Italian police officers will perform joint patrols with their Chinese counterparts at Beijing tourist destinations as part of an ongoing...
Foreigner Details Attack Outside of Beijing Bar
[UPDATED Mar 17, 1.45pm] The victim involved in the attack has contacted the Beijinger directly and would like it to be known that her assailants...
Beware of New Scam: 'Police' Calling People to Warn of Thieves Setting Up Fake Bank Account
In the latest of Beijing scams, two of my friends have recently received a very similar automated voice message phone call, notifying them that they...
Spartan Sweetie Salad Saga Turns Sour
[Updated 7/23, 3.20pm] Read a translation of Sweetie Salad's public apology below. No, they were not protesting something important, like the Fall of...
What to Expect When You're Filing a Police Report (A Pretty Easy Time, As It Turns Out)
Last Monday, my Giant bicycle was stolen while I was in Muay Thai class. I left it in the bike parking lot on the west side of Sanlitun SOHO. Though...
Knife-Wielding Watch Thief Robs Cartier Store in Wangfujing, Caught after Chase
A masked robber stole 11 watches from a Cartier store in Wangfujing Monday, ran away from store clerks, and making a getaway by taxi and on foot...
Yen Halloween Party Organizers Apologize, Issue Refunds
In what was easily the wildest Halloween Beijing has ever seen, one casualty was perhaps its best known annual event, the YEN Halloween Party,...
Beijing Police Formally Arrest Jaycee Chan in Drug Case
Jaycee Chan, son of action star Jackie Chan, was officially arrested Wednesday on suspicion of harboring and allowing the use of drugs in his Beijing...
Journalist Present at 2 Kolegas Bust Gives Report, Jackie Chan’s Son Arrested for Drug Possession
Beijing’s crackdown on all things crack (but mainly weed and meth) continues with their latest haul involving Jackie Chan’s actor/singer son Jaycee...
Other Headline of the Week: 'Beijing's Anti-Jaywalking Campaign Ineffective'
Sometimes a headline is hard to pass up. Wednesday's best is 'Beijing's Anti-Jaywalking Campaign Ineffective,' from our friends at China Radio...
Over 60 Models Arrested in Beijing Police Visa Sting
The fashion press is abuzz at the moment with news that a visa sting under the guise of a casting call for foreign models in Beijing has led to the...