Bearing Witness

Bearing Witness: National Security Law Arrests in Hong Kong
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Bearing Witness: National Security Law Arrests in Hong Kong
Individual / Group Arrested Date of Arrest Date Charged NSL subcategory Found Guilty
Tong Ying-kit 1‑Jul‑2020 6‑Jul‑2020
  • Inciting Secession
  • Terrorist Activities
30‑Jul‑2021
Raphael Cheung Hing-lung 1‑Jul‑2020
  • Inciting Secession
Shum Lit-cheong 1‑Jul‑2020
  • Inciting Secession
Eileen Ho Cheuk-lam 1‑Jul‑2020
  • Inciting Secession
6 Other Protesters (July 1 protest) 1‑Jul‑2020
  • Unspecified NSL offense
Rayman Chow Wai-hung 21‑Jul‑2020
  • Inciting Secession
Tony Chung Hon-lam 29‑Jul‑2020
27‑Oct‑2020
29‑Oct‑2020
  • Secession
3-Nov-2021
Yanni Ho Yan-lok 29‑Jul‑2020
27‑Oct‑2020
  • Inciting Secession
Ho Lok-heng 29‑Jul‑2020
  • Inciting Secession
William Chan Wai-yin 29‑Jul‑2020
27‑Oct‑2020
  • Inciting Secession
Agnes Chow 10‑Aug‑2020
  • Colluding with Foreign Forces
Jimmy Lai Chee-ying 10‑Aug‑2020
12-Dec-2020
16‑Feb‑2021
28-Dec-2021
11‑Dec‑2020
28-Dec-2021
  • Colluding with Foreign Forces
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Ian Lai Yiu-yan 10‑Aug‑2020
  • Colluding with Foreign Forces
Royston Chow 10‑Aug‑2020
  • Colluding with Foreign Forces
Andy Li Yu-hin 10‑Aug‑2020 24‑Mar‑2021
  • Colluding with Foreign Forces
19‑Aug‑2021
Wilson Li Chung-chak 10‑Aug‑2020
  • Colluding with Foreign Forces
Tam Tak-chi 6-Sep-2020
6‑Jan‑2021
8-Sep-2020
28‑Feb‑2021
  • Sedition*
  • Participating in Subversion
 2-Mar-2022
Female 6-Sep-2020
  • Unspecified NSL offense
Adam Ma Chun-man 22‑Sep‑2020
15-Oct-2020
24‑Nov‑2020
  • Inciting Secession
25‑Oct‑2021
Lui Sai-yu 25-Sep‑2020 8‑Apr‑2021
  • Inciting Secession
27-Apr-2022
Wan Yiu-sing 21‑Nov‑2020
7-Feb-2021
8-Feb-2021
  • Inciting Secession
  • Seditious Intent*
Li Po-lai 21‑Nov‑2020
  • Inciting Secession
Tsang Bik-wan 21-Nov-2020
  • Inciting Secession
Non-CUHK Student (19 Nov CUHK Rally) 7‑Dec‑2020
  • Inciting Secession
Non-CUHK Student (19 Nov CUHK Rally) 7‑Dec‑2020
  • Inciting Secession
Non-CUHK Student (19 Nov CUHK Rally) 7‑Dec‑2020
  • Inciting Secession
Benny Tai Yiu-ting 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Organizing Subversion
Andrew Chiu Ka-yin 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Organizing Subversion
Ben Chung Kam-lun 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Organizing Subversion
Au Nok-hin 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Organizing Subversion
John Clancey 6‑Jan‑2021
  • Organizing Subversion
Ng Ching-hang 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Organizing Subversion
Ventus Lau Wing-hong 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Gwyneth Ho Kwai-lam 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Alvin Yeung Ngok-kiu 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Lam Cheuk-ting 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Owen Chow Ka-shing 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Gary Fan Kwok-wai 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Leung Kwok-hung 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Raymond Chan Chi-chuen 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Hendrick Lui Chi-hang 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Ricky Or Yiu-lam 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Lee Chi-yung 6‑Jan‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Mike Lam King-nam 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Ng Kin-wai 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Eddie Chu Hoi-dick 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Sam Cheung Ho-sum 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Prince Wong Ji-yuet 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Roy Tam Hoi-pong 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Kwok Ka-ki 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Carol Ng Man-yee 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Andrew Wan Siu-kin 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Wu Chi-wai 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Jeremy Tam Man-ho 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Sze Tak-loy 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Kinda Li Ka-tat 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Frankie Fung Tat-chun 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Jimmy Sham Tsz-kit 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Helena Wong Pik-wan 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Kalvin Ho Kai-ming 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Jeffrey Andrews 6‑Jan‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Lau Chak-fung 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Claudia Mo Man-ching 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Lawrence Lau Wai-chung 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Tiffany Yuen Ka-wai 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Fergus Leung Fong-wai 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Cheng Tat-hung 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Andy Chui Chi-ki 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Michael Pang Cheuk-kei 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Clarisse Yeung Suet-ying 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Lester Shum Ngo-fai 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
James To Kun-su 6‑Jan‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Henry Wong Pak-yu 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Roy Kwong Chun-yu 6‑Jan‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Lee Yue-shun 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Joseph Lee Kok-long 6‑Jan‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Winnie Yu Wai-ming 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Lau Hoi-man 6‑Jan‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Ricky Yuen Wai-kit 6‑Jan‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Joshua Wong Chi-fung 6‑Jan‑2021 28‑Feb‑2021
  • Participating in Subversion
Individual related to Wan Yiu-sing 29‑Jan‑2021
  • Abetting Secession
Individual related to Wan Yiu-sing 29‑Jan‑2021
  • Abetting Secession
Individual related to Wan Yiu-sing 29‑Jan‑2021
  • Abetting Secession
Chan Tsz-wah 15‑Feb‑2021 17‑Feb‑2021
  • Conspiracy to Collude with Foreign Forces to Endanger National Security
19‑Aug‑2021
1 CUHK Student 18‑Feb‑2021
  • Inciting or abetting secession
Stephen Ting Ka-Yu 3‑Mar‑2021
  • NSL Charge
1 individual (related to Lui Sai-yu) 30‑Apr‑2021
  • Inciting or abetting secession
Choy Wing-git 5‑May‑2021 6‑May‑2021
  • Inciting or abetting subversion, Subversion
Chiang Chow Ching-yu 5‑May‑2021 28‑Sep‑2021
  • Inciting or abetting subversion, Subversion
Wan Chung-wai 6‑May‑2021 28‑Sep‑2021
  • Inciting or abetting subversion, Subversion
Yuen Ka-him 6‑May‑2021 28‑Sep‑2021
  • Inciting or abetting subversion, Subversion
Chan Yau-chun 6‑May‑2021 28‑Sep‑2021
  • Inciting or abetting subversion, Subversion
Chloe Cho 6-Jun-2021 8-Jun-2021
  • Sedition*
17-Jan-2022
Wong Chun-wai 6-Jun-2021 8-Jun-2021
  • Sedition*
17-Jan-2022
Ryan Law 17‑Jun‑2021
28-Dec-2021
18‑Jun‑2021
28-Dec-2021
  • Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Cheung Kim-hung 17‑Jun‑2021
28-Dec-2021
18‑Jun‑2021
28-Dec-2021
  • Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Chow Tat-kuen 17‑Jun‑2021
  • Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
Chan Pui-man 17‑Jun‑2021
29-Dec-2021
22‑Jul‑2021
  • Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Cheung Chi-wai 17‑Jun‑2021
  • Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
40-year-old man allegedly displaying protest slogan 21-Jun-2021
  • Sedition*
36-year-old woman linked to above case 25-Jun-2021
  • Sedition*
37-year-old man allegedly displaying protest slogan 26-Jun-2021
  • Sedition*
Yeung Ching-kee 23‑Jun‑2021
28-Dec-2021
22‑Jul‑2021
28-Dec-2021
  • Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Fung Wai-kong 27‑Jun‑2021
28-Dec-2021
22‑Jul‑2021
28-Dec-2021
  • Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
To Yi-Sze 05‑Jul‑2021
  • Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Shek Wing-sum 05‑Jul‑2021
  • Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
So Wing-ching 05‑Jul‑2021
  • Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Ng Man-ying 05‑Jul‑2021
  • Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Ho Yu-wang 05‑Jul‑2021 07‑Jul‑2021
  • Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Au Man 05‑Jul‑2021 07‑Jul‑2021
  • Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Chan Cheuk-hin 05‑Jul‑2021 07-Jul-2021
  • Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Kwok Man-hei 05‑Jul‑2021
28‑Sep‑2021
14‑Jul‑2021
28‑Sep‑2021
  • Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
  • Conspiracy to incite subversion of state power
Chan Hoi-leung 05‑Jul‑2021 14‑Jul‑2021
  • Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Law Kai-wing 12‑Jul‑2021 14‑Jul‑2021
  • Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Lam Chi-ming 12‑Jul‑2021
  • Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Wong Yun-tao 12‑Jul‑2021
  • Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Yeung Sum-yi 12‑Jul‑2021
  • Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Cheng Guo-wang 12‑Jul‑2021
  • Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Lam Man-chung 21‑Jul‑2021
28-Dec-2021
22‑Jul‑2021
28-Dec-2021
  • Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Chan Yuen-sum 22-Jul-2021 30-Aug-2021
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Yeung Yat-yi 22-Jul-2021 22-Jul-2021
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Fong Tsz-ho 22-Jul-2021 30-Aug-2021
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Ng Hau-yi 22-Jul-2021 30-Aug-2021
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Lai Man-ling 22-Jul-2021 22-Jul-2021
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Charles Kwok Wing-ho 18‑Aug‑2021 18‑Aug‑2021
  • Advocating terrorism
Kinson Cheung King-sang 18‑Aug‑2021 18‑Aug‑2021
  • Advocating terrorism
Anthony Yung Chung-hei 18‑Aug‑2021 18‑Aug‑2021
  • Advocating terrorism
Chris Todorovski Shing-hang 18‑Aug‑2021 18‑Aug‑2021
  • Advocating terrorism
Chow Hang-tung 8‑Sep‑2021
9-Sep-2021
8‑Sep‑2021
9-Sep-2021
  • Failure to comply with notice to provide information under the NSL
  • Inciting subversion of state power
Leung Kam-wai 8‑Sep‑2021 9‑Sep‑2021
  • Failure to comply with notice to provide information under the NSL
22-Dec-2021
Tang Ngok-kwan 8‑Sep‑2021 9‑Sep‑2021
  • Failure to comply with notice to provide information under the NSL
Chan Dor-wai 8‑Sep‑2021 9‑Sep‑2021
  • Failure to comply with notice to provide information under the NSL
Tsui Hon-kwong 8‑Sep‑2021 9‑Sep‑2021
  • Failure to comply with notice to provide information under the NSL
Lee Cheuk-yan, 9‑Sep‑2021 9‑Sep‑2021
  • Inciting subversion of state power
Albert Ho Chun-yan 9‑Sep‑2021 9‑Sep‑2021
  • Inciting subversion of state power
Wong Yat-chin 20‑Sep‑2021 21‑Sep‑2021
  • Conspiracy to incite subversion of state power
Chan Chi-sum 20‑Sep‑2021 21‑Sep‑2021
  • Conspiracy to incite subversion of state power
Chu Wai-ying 20‑Sep‑2021 21‑Sep‑2021
  • Conspiracy to incite subversion of state power
Wong Yuen-lam 22‑Sep‑2021 23‑Sep‑2021
  • Conspiracy to incite subversion of state power
Leung Yung-wan 28‑Sep‑2021 28‑Sep‑2021
  • Conspiracy to incite subversion of state power
Chui Chun-man 11-Nov-2021 12-Nov-2021
  • Sedition*
22-year-old man allegedly posting on social media 17-Dec-2021 18-Dec-2021
  • Sedition*
Chung Pui-kuen 29-Dec-2021 30-Dec-2021
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Patrick Lam 29-Dec-2021 30-Dec-2021
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Denise Ho 29-Dec-2021
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Margaret Ng 29-Dec-2021
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Chow Tat-chi 29-Dec-2021
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Christine Fang Meng-sang 29-Dec-2021
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Koo Sze-yiu 4-Feb-2022 5-Feb-2022
  • Attempted sedition*
Tommy Yuen 15-Feb-2022 17-Feb-2022
  • Sedition*
Hau Wing-yan 24-Feb-2022 25-Feb-2022
  • Sedition*
Lam Yuen-yi 24-Feb-2022 25-Feb-2022
  • Sedition*
Tong Cheuk-him 2-Mar-2022 2-Mar-2022
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious remarks*
Shum Ka-hon 2-Mar-2022 2-Mar-2022
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious remarks*
Wong Tat-keung 20-Mar-2022 22-Mar-2022
  • Sedition*
Cheung Man-chi 20-Mar-2022 22-Mar-2022
  • Sedition*
Tang Kin-wah 06-Apr-2022
  • Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
Li Wing-kam 06-Apr-2022
  • Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
So Yat-kai 06-Apr-2022
  • Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
Siu Wan (Siew Yun-long) 06-Apr-2022
  • Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
Garry Pang Moon-yuen 06-Apr-2022 07-Apr-2022
  • Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
  • Uttering seditious words*
Chiu Mei-ying 06-Apr-2022 07-Apr-2022
  • Uttering seditious words*
Allan Au Ka-lun 11-Apr-2022
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*

 

Organizations Charged Date Charged NSL subcategory
Apple Daily Limited 18‑Jun‑2021
28-Dec-2021
  • Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Apple Daily Printing Limited 18‑Jun‑2021
28-Dec-2021
  • Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
AD Internet Limited 18‑Jun‑2021
28-Dec-2021
  • Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China 9‑Sep‑2021
  • Inciting subversion of state power
Best Pencil Limited 30‑Dec‑2021
  • Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*

* Designates a crime under an ordinance other than the NSL, which Hong Kong authorities have designated as related to “national security” and thus processed under NSL criminal procedures.

Information is from publicly available sources. For any suggested corrections or changes, please contact HKHumanRights@state.gov.