Bearing Witness

Bearing Witness: National Security Law Arrests in Hong Kong
Bearing Witness...
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*
1-Sep-2022
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
Tong Cheuk-him 7‑Dec‑2020
2-Mar-2022
2-Mar-2022 Conspiracy to publish seditious remarks*
Shum Ka-hon 7‑Dec‑2020
2-Mar-2022
2-Mar-2022 Conspiracy to publish seditious remarks*
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
Choi Wing-kit 5-May-2021 6-May-2021 Inciting or abetting subversion, Subversion 9-Sep-2022
Chiang Chow Ching-yu 5-May-2021 28-Sep-2021 Inciting or abetting subversion, Subversion 20-Aug-2022
Wan Chung-wai 6-May-2021 28-Sep-2021 Inciting or abetting subversion, Subversion 20-Aug-2022
Yuen Ka-him 6-May-2021 28-Sep-2021 Inciting or abetting subversion, Subversion 20-Aug-2022
Chan Yau-chun 6-May-2021 28-Sep-2021 Inciting or abetting subversion, Subversion 20-Aug-2022
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 5‑Jul‑2021 Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Shek Wing-sum 5‑Jul‑2021 Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
So Wing-ching 5‑Jul‑2021 Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Ng Man-ying 5‑Jul‑2021 Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Ho Yu-wang 5‑Jul‑2021 7‑Jul‑2021 Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Au Man 5‑Jul‑2021 7‑Jul‑2021 Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Chan Cheuk-hin 5‑Jul‑2021 7-Jul-2021 Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Kwok Man-hei 5‑Jul‑2021
28‑Sep‑2021
14‑Jul‑2021
28‑Sep‑2021
Conspiracy to commit terrorist activities
Conspiracy to incite subversion of state power
20-Aug-2022
Chan Hoi-leung 5‑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* 7-Sep-2022
Yeung Yat-yi 22-Jul-2021 22-Jul-2021 Conspiracy to publish seditious materials* 7-Sep-2022
Fong Tsz-ho 22-Jul-2021 30-Aug-2021 Conspiracy to publish seditious materials* 7-Sep-2022
Ng Hau-yi 22-Jul-2021 30-Aug-2021 Conspiracy to publish seditious materials* 7-Sep-2022
Lai Man-ling 22-Jul-2021 22-Jul-2021 Conspiracy to publish seditious materials* 7-Sep-2022
Chiang Chung-sang 9-Aug-2021 9-Aug-2021 Displaying seditious publications 26-Jan-2022
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 10‑May‑2022
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 29-Jul-2022
Chan Chi-sum 20‑Sep‑2021 21‑Sep‑2021 Conspiracy to incite subversion of state power 29-Jul-2022
Chu Wai-ying 20‑Sep‑2021 21‑Sep‑2021 Conspiracy to incite subversion of state power 29-Jul-2022
Wong Yuen-lam 22‑Sep‑2021 23‑Sep‑2021 Conspiracy to incite subversion of state power 29-Jul-2022
Leung Yung-wan 28‑Sep‑2021 28‑Sep‑2021 Conspiracy to incite subversion of state power 20-Aug-2022
Chui Chun-man 11-Nov-2021 12-Nov-2021 Sedition*
Chan Tai-sum
(22-year-old man allegedly posting on social media)
16-Dec-2021 18-Dec-2021 Sedition* 26-Oct-2022
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
11-May-2022
Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
Margaret Ng 29-Dec-2021
11-May-2022
Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
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* 12-Jul-2022
Tommy Yuen 15-Feb-2022 17-Feb-2022 Sedition*
Hau Wing-yan 24-Feb-2022 25-Feb-2022 Sedition* 28-Jun-2022
Lam Yuen-yi 24-Feb-2022 25-Feb-2022 Sedition* 28-Jun-2022
Wong Tat-keung 20-Mar-2022 5-Sep-2022
22-Mar-2022
Inciting subversion of state power
Sedition*
Cheung Man-chi 20-Mar-2022 22-Mar-2022 Sedition*
Tang Kin-wah 6-Apr-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
Li Wing-kam 6-Apr-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
So Yat-kai 6-Apr-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
Siu Wan (Siew Yun-long) 6-Apr-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
Garry Pang Moon-yuen 6-Apr-2022 7-Apr-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention* 27-Oct-2022
Chiu Mei-ying 6-Apr-2022 7-Apr-2022 Uttering seditious words* 27-Oct-2022
Allan Au Ka-lun 11-Apr-2022 Conspiracy to publish seditious materials*
Cardinal Joseph Zen 11-May-2022 Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
Hui Po-keung 11-May-2022 Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
Cyd Ho Sau-lan 11-May-2022 Colluding with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security
Individual related to Wong Tat-keung 22-Jun-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
Individual related to Wong Tat-keung 22-Jun-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
Individual related to Wong Tat-keung 22-Jun-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
Chan Kwun-yuk 23-Jun-2022 24-Jun-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention* 16-Sep-2022
Chan Wai-lun 23-Jun-2022 24-Jun-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention* 27-Sep-2022
31-year-old man 26-Jun-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
Raymond Chan Wing-lam 26-Jun-2022 28-Jun-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention* 15-Sep-2022
36-year-old man surnamed Tong 1-Aug-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
Luk Ting-fung 1-Aug-2022 3-Aug-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention* 25-Oct-2022
28-year-old man surnamed Ho 9-Aug-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
29-year-old man surnamed Tong 9-Aug-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
43-year-old man surnamed Pang 19-Sep-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
Chui Hoi-chun 27-Sep-2022 29-Sep-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
Choi Chun-nok 27-Sep-2022 29-Sep-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
A mainland Chinese man surnamed Shi 25-Oct-2022 Doing an act or acts with a seditious intention*
22-year-old Man (Connected to “Returning Valiant”) 25-Oct-2022 Terrorist Activities

 

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.