Li Yanping, a former cashier from the Puer city Red Cross Society in Southwest China’s Yunnan province, was charged with corruption and embezzlement of relief funds, according to the Simao district people’s procuratorate on Tuesday.
More than 80 criminal cases involving fraud or blackmail conducted by fake journalists were investigated from January to August due to a national campaign launched early this year. The National Office Against Pornographic and Illegal Publications on Monday publicized 10 typical cases concerning such violations.
A 54-year-old man detained for driving an SUV into a crowd in Hengdong county, Hunan province, on Wednesday night and then attacking people with a shovel and dagger, has a criminal record and has been jailed several times for drug dealing, public brawling and intentional injury, local police said on Thursday.
Sixty-two officials in Hunan province have been held accountable for a businessman's illegal enclosure of a key wetland preserve for business purposes, the province's top discipline watchdog said on Wednesday.
China’s minister of justice addressed a national working conference on the office of justice and emphasized improving its quality and efficiency on Sept 14.
Wang Suying, former head of the China Welfare Lottery Distribution and Management Center of the Ministry of Civil Affairs, was placed under investigation for severe disciplinary violations, according to an announcement on Wednesday.
A man who started a fire in a karaoke bar which killed 18 people was sentenced to death in a public hearing by Qingyuan Intermediate People's Court in Qingyuan in Guangdong on Tuesday.