Hong Kong police arrested a 26 year old civilian police officer on December 12 for uploading police internal documents to the online discussion area several times since August last year, according to Hong Kong media such as RTHK website.
it is reported that the 26 year old arrested man worked at the Wanchai police headquarters as a system analysis / programming officer, according to the Hong Kong Business Daily website. According to sources quoted in the report, the man consulted civilian staff of the Ministry of science and technology of the police force and could log on to the intranet to view some notices. He uploaded these materials to the “Liandeng” discussion area, a network platform where criminals gathered in disorder.
according to Hong Kong media reports, the Hong Kong police said that the cyber security and technology crime bureau took the initiative to investigate a case involving civilian staff who used computers with criminal or dishonest intent. After investigation, police officers arrested a 26 year old civilian staff member who was suspected of uploading police internal documents to an online discussion area since August last year.