LegCo Panel on Security visits San Uk Ling Holding Centre (with photos)

The following is issued on behalf of the Legislative Council Secretariat:
     The Legislative Council (LegCo) Panel on Security visited San Uk Ling Holding Centre (SULHC) in Man Kam To today (May 26) to better understand its operation.
     Members first received a briefing from representatives of the Police on SULHC and the procedures in handling detainees.  Members then visited the detention facilities in SULHC.  They also took the opportunity to learn more about issues relating to the protection of the rights and privacy of detainees.
     Members who participated in the visit were the Chairman of the Panel, Mr Chan Hak-kan; the Panel Deputy Chairman, Ms Yung Hoi-yan; Panel members Mr Yiu Si-wing, Mr Charles Mok, Mr Chan Chi-chuen, Mr Chung Kwok-pan, Mr Lam Cheuk-ting, Mr Shiu Ka-chun, Dr Cheng Chung-tai and Mr Jeremy Tam Man-ho; as well as non-Panel member Mr Wong Ting-kwong.

Ends/Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Issued at HKT 19:32