News from China -- 10/26/2002
[Zibo City, Shandong Province] The 610 Office and the Police Arrest Two Practitioners
Around 9 a.m. on October 11, police from the Beiguan police substation and from the security office of the Zichuan cement plant arrested Dafa practitioner Xu Jinde from the cement plant in Zibo City at his home. He is being detained at the Zichuan Procuratorate. His wife, Yue Wen, also a practitioner, was arrested at 12 p.m. at home. No one knows where they are detained. After arresting them, the police ransacked their home and took away all of their Dafa books and truth clarifying materials, their bank deposit books, all of their cash, and many other valuables.
Beiguan Police substation: 86-533-5181851
Zichuan Procuratorate Office: 86-533-5181705
Zichuan Procuratorate Arrest Approval Section Office: 86-533-5181709
The "610 Office" [an agency specifically created to persecute Falun Gong, with absolute power over each level of administration in the Party and all other political and judiciary systems] received a secret order from Jiang's regime and started arresting Dafa practitioners. The other practitioners arrested include Lady Tan from Qili village, Chengnan Town, and Zhang Yuncheng from the Xihe area.
[Zibo City, Shandong Province] A Practitioner Is Arrested
On October 14, 2002, policemen from the Zhaili Town police substation and officials from the Xizhou village committee arrested Zhai Naizeng at his workplace and put him in the Taihe brainwashing center.
Zhaili Police substation director office: 86-533-5610469
Party Secretary of Zhaili Town: 86-533-5610681
Officials form the Xizhou village committee: Xu Peitao, Xu Peidong, Zhao Shunjie and Xia Lin
[Zibo City, Shandong province] Li Zaixi Is Arrested
Practitioner Li Zaixi was arrested in early October, after which his home was ransacked by police from the Hongshan Town Police station.
Hongshan Town vice mayor's office: 86-533-5813353, 86-533-5813352
Hongshan Town Police substation: 86-533-5810855, 86-533-5810744
Practitioner Ma Fangyu from Wanshan village, Baita town, Boshan District of Zibo City was arrested at home by police from Baita Town Police substation in late September and his home was ransacked. He is being detained in the Zibo brainwashing center.
[Wuhan City, Hubei Province] Police Carry Miniature Submachine Gun to Arrest Dafa Practitioners
In September, at the famous tourist attraction Huanghelou, in Wuhan City, many policemen from the Huanghelou police substation armed with miniature submachine guns arrested Dafa practitioners who were practicing the exercises and sending forth righteous thoughts there. Then on the morning of Saturday, October 19, many people from the 610 Office arrested thirteen practitioners who were practicing and sending forth righteous thoughts there. Some old people doing their morning exercises there said, "They haven't done anything wrong. Why do you treat them like this?"
Huanghelou Police Substation: 86-27-88872824
Address: 163 Huati Street, Wuchang City
[Taiyuan City, Shanxi Province] Police Arrest Practitioner Li Fang'e
On October 20, 2002, at 9 p.m., police from the Jinyuan Police Station in Taiyuan City arrested practitioner Li Fang'e at her home. Her whereabouts are unknown. Two children were left alone at home with no one to take care of them. They have become homeless. This is another crime committed by the Shanxi 610 Office. Shanxi practitioners, please strengthen your righteous thoughts and completely eliminate the evil's persecution of Dafa.