mad cop assaults a cameraman from Apple Daily and shouts ‘black press!’
At 4p.m. of 5th January 2020, a large number of civilians gathered at Sheung Shui Garden No.1. There was no destructive action but a crowd of police tactical unit suddenly raided from all directions, forming a huge net. A woman in black was chased after by several riot police officers. A crew from Apple Daily was running to shoot the situation. A officer fromSpecial Tactics Squad ‘CRT NTN DI O’ and an officer from police tactical unit beat the female reporter’s back with batons. The reporter asked them why did they assault her. ‘Go away!’ the officer yelled at her and called her ‘black press’. They kept waving their batons, causing her belongings to fall out from her backpack.