Police National Security Department investigates suspected illegal activities at CUHK campus

     Crowds gathered at the campus of the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) today (November 19). Among them, some displayed banners and flags as well as chanted slogans advocating “Hong Kong independence”, suspectedly violating the Law of the People's Republic of China on Safeguarding National Security in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (National Security Law). Some of the persons even committed the offence of criminal damage as they sprayed paint along their way. The CUHK filed reports to Police.

     Police attach great importance to and severely condemn the blatant violation of the National Security Law and criminal damages at the campus.

     The National Security Department of the Hong Kong Police Force took over the case and investigations are underway.

Ends/Thursday, November 19, 2020
Issued at HKT 22:03