Video of police officer who shows off his moves with extendable baton taken in 2018, the incident is being followed up


12th September 2019 – (Hong Kong) Senior Superintendent KONG Wing-cheung of Police Public Relations Branch responded to media reporters with regards to the video of a police officer who showed off his moves with an extendable baton. Kong said that the video was taken in February in 2018 and he was a police officer taking care of armoury and store.

The video has no relevance to the recent handing out of extendable batons to off-duty police officers. Kong further stated that police are now following up on the case and he emphasised that police officers must make sure all equipment and gear can only be used for work purpose only and they must be responsible for their own actions.