Additional Persecution News from China - October 27, 2007 (31 Reports)
(Clearwisdom.net) Today's News from China includes incidents of persecution that took place in 25 cities or counties in 12 provinces. In this report, 73 practitioners were subjected to mistreatment during their detention and at least 19 practitioners were illegally arrested.
1. [Guanghan City, Sichuan Province] Ms. Chen Fuzhen Arrested
During the Communist Party's 17th Congress meeting on the morning of October 17, 2007, police from domestic security division of Guanghan City and Xianggang Station broke into Falun Dafa practitioner Ms. Chen Fuzhen's home and ransacked it. Ms. Chen, 51 years old, is missing.
2. [Leshan City, Sichuan Province] Ms. Wang Shuzhi Arrested
Ms. Wang Shuzhi, a practitioner, lived in Xinhua Village, Wutongqiao Town, Leshan City. Early in the morning on September 18, 2007, local police officers and government officials arrested Ms. Wang from her home without following any legal procedures. They took her to a brainwashing class held in the former Dashiqiao Elementary School. She went on a hunger strike to protest the persecution and has been beaten and force-fed. Ms. Wang's arm and lower back were injured. The police have transferred her and another practitioner to an unknown place.
Practitioner Ms. Shang Zhenyu from Yangliu Village was also arrested on the same day.
3. [Qinhuangdao City, Hebei Province] Ms. Yu Shuyun and Mr. Bi Jiumin Harassed
During the CCP 17th Congress meeting, local police officers from the Xigang Street Station harassed practitioner Ms. Yu Shuyun, who lives in the Qiaodongnanli Neighborhood, multiple times. They threatened her husband (a non-practitioner) and created a huge amount of stress for her family, including her seven-year-old son.
Practitioner Mr. Bi Jiumin has had to move from Qinhuangdao City to several other places. When he moved in October 2007, he was harassed by the local police and neighborhood administration many times in many places.
4. [Weifang City Shandong Province] Mr. Chen Beihai Arrested
At 2:00 p.m. on October 25, 2007, Weicheng District 610 Office agents suddenly stormed into practitioner Mr. Cheng Beihai's home located in Zhuangtou Village, Wangliu Town. They ransacked the place, took away his computer, printer, book stand, television set, DVD player, satellite receiving set, van, nearly 5000 yuan in cash, and Falun Dafa materials. Police arrested Mr. Chen Beihai and his son, Chen Aiminl. They released Mr. Chen Beihai in the afternoon, but his son is still being held.
5. [Zunyi City, Guizhou Province] Mr. Wang Cruelly Beaten in Zhongba Forced Labor Camp
Mr. Wang (given name unknown) from Zunyi City has been recently arrested and detained in the First Section of the Fifth Ward in Zhongba Forced Labor Camp. He has been cruelly beaten by guard Jing Jian (male) and taken to Zhongba Hospital for treatment.
6. [Wuhan City, Hubei Province] Additional Information about Ms. Jiang Ping
On the morning of October 11, 2007, officers from the Qiaokou District 610 Office and the Branch of the District Department arrested practitioner Ms. Jiang Ping from her place of work, the Wuhan City Organic Synthetic Co. Ltd. At the same time, they ransacked her home and took some Falun Dafa materials. Ms. Jiang is detained in Erzhigou Women's Detention Center located in Dongxihu District, Wuhan City.
7. [Anping County, Hebei Province] Details of an Extensive Search and Arrest Effort
On the morning of October 10, 2007, the Anping County deputy commissioner and police department director He Fenglin (male) held a meeting with members of the political and judiciary committee and the 610 Office and decided to start a detailed search for every Falun Dafa practitioner. On the afternoon of the same day, they started the ransacking and arrested two practitioners, Mr. Wang Yibing and Mr. Wang Zhanli, in Madian Town. They detained them in the county detention center.
610 Office deputy chair Li Yuhong (female): 86-13383383655 (Cell)
Police Department Deputy Director Zhao Wenxin (male): 86-13831819588 (Cell), 86-318-7535658 (Home)
Anping County Police Department: 86-318-5282226 (Office)
8. [Hebei Province] Persecution Facts Regarding Ms. Li Xiaodi
Ms. Li Xiaodi works in Jidong Prison. She was arrested when she was distributing materials that explain the truth about Falun Gong on the evening of October 20, 2007. Patrol police interrogated her in the prison security office that night and the next day. The Prison Administration forbade her from continuing to work her regular job and assigned two people to watch her closely 24 hours per day, including while she was eating and using the restroom.
Jidong Prison Security Office: 86-315-8327299, 86-315-8327968, 86-315-8327867
Fourth Ward leader: 86-315-8313600, 86-315-8313688
Prison Life Office of the Fourth Ward: 86-315-8313632, 86-315-8313633
9. [Shanghai City] Ms. Zhang Shuying Arrested
Practitioner Ms. Zhang Shuying lives in the Yangshupu District. On the afternoon of October 18, 2007, she was deceived by police to leave her home and was arrested again. Many police officers rushed into her home as soon as she stepped out and ransacked it without following any legal procedures. They took her computer among other items. Her whereabouts is unknown.
10. [Songyuan City, Jilin Province] Mr. Xu Yan'gang Arrested
On October 13, 2007, police stormed in Mr. Xu Yan'gang's home in Songyuan City, ransacked it, and arrested him. His wife and several-month-old child were left at home. Police officers broke his neighbor's door and window and also took several satellite dishes. Mr. Xu's whereabouts are unknown.
11. [Songyuan City, Jilin Province] Police Ransack Mr. Xu Peng's Home
Mr. Xu Peng lives in the Baibei Neighborhood, Jiangnan District, Songyuan City. Police broke into his house when there was no one in, took all of his belongings, including Falun Dafa materials, his computer, monitor, three printers, a scanner, a digital camera, his cell phone, an MP3 player, an MP4 player, 3000 yuan cash, his parent's retirement salary (nearly 3000 yuan), his parent's identification cards, his family's clothes and suitcase, and even two bags of potatoes and two bundles of green onions.
12. [Ji'an City, Jilin Province] Persecution Facts in Ji'an City
Practitioner Mr. Li Baojun is the retired Shuangcha Central School principal. He was arrested in September 2007. He is being held in the Ji'an City Detention Center.
At around 7:00 p.m. on June 4, 2007, practitioners Ms. Liu Xueyan and Ms. Liu Hong were arrested in the Penghu District by Domestic Security Division Leader Yao Shimeng and others. Ms. Liu Xueyan was sentenced to three and half years in prison, and Ms. Liu Hong to three years in prison.
Ms. Luo Xizhen lives in Renao Village, Qinghe Town, Ji'an City. On April 3, 2007, she was arrested while explaining the facts about Falun Gong on Qinghe Avenue. Three police officers led by Jiang Guiyu (male) made the arrest. She has been sentenced to three years in prison by the Ji'an City Court.
13. [Huadian City, Jilin Province] Ms. Fan Wenfang Arrested
Practitioner Ms. Fan Wenfang lives in Hongshi Town, Huadian City. On October 22, 2007, she was arrested at home. The police ransacked her house. The police also went to her mother's house, but her mother refused to open the door. Ms. Fan is now detained in Huadian City Detention Center.
Huadina City Police Department Director Zhang Jikui (male): 86-432-6235779
Domestic Security Division of Huadian City Police Department: 86-432-6227191, Agent Jin Zhexian: 86-432-6271772
14. [Luoding City, Guangdong Province] Mr. Chen Jian'guo Arrested
Practitioner Mr. Chen Jian'guo is from Luoding City. He went out of town on October 25, 2007, and was arrested in Zhaoqing City. He was arrested in Guangzhou City in August 2005 and walked away with dignity.
15. [Wuhan City, Hubei Province] Ms. Zhou Cui'e Missing
Ms. Zhou Cui'e lives in Wuhan City. She was arrested by local police on October 17, 2007, while distributing materials that told the facts about Falun Gong in her community. Her whereabouts are unknown.
16. [Yanji City, Jilin Province] Practitioner Ms. Jiang Sumei Sentenced to 18 Months of Forced Labor and Detained in Changchun Women's Forced Labor Camp
17. [Jinan City, Shandong Province] Practitioner Ms. Wang Xiaoran Facing Seven Years in Prison
18. [Nanchong City, Sichuan Province] Five Practitioners Arrested
On October 21, 2007, five practitioners from Yingshan County were arrested when they were telling people the facts about Falun Gong in Ba Village, Loshi Town. Ms. Wen Moqiong, Ms. Li Guobi, Ms. Zhu Xiaoqiong, Ms. Tang Lianfang, and Ms. Tan Shuzhen were all taken to the detention center that same day.
19. [Changchun City, Jilin Province] Mr. Li Ming (Alias) Arrested
Practitioner Mr. Li Ming (alias), who works on the eighth floor of the Ouya Shopping Mall, was arrested on October 26, 2007.
20. [Loyang City, Henan Province] Practitioner Mr. Ma Huazhe Forcibly Taken by Agents from the 610 Office to a Brainwashing Center on October 11, 2007
21. [Panjin City, Liaoning Province] Ms. Li Bo Arrested
On October 24, 2007, practitioner Ms. Li Bo was arrested by officers of the Xinglong District Domestic Security Division. Her home was ransacked, and she is now in Panjin City Detention Center.
Panjin City Police Department Director Yang Zhenfu (male): 86-427-2682001
Officer Sun Tianming (male): 86-427-13324251388 (Cell)
22. [Panjin City, Liaoning Province] Mr. Han Chonghui Taken to a Brainwashing Center
Practitioner Mr. Han Chonghui was arrested on October 19, 2007 and taken to the Benxi Forced Labor Camp on October 25, 2007. The camp refused to accept him because he was on a hunger strike to protest the persecution. He was then forcibly taken to the Luotaishanzhuang Brainwashing Center.
23. [Chongqing City] A Female Practitioner Arrested
A female practitioner (name unknown) lives in the Qiezixi Neighborhood in the Jiulongpo District. She was arrested on October 22, 2007, while distributing truth clarifying materials at Chongqing Post University. She was taken by university police to the Huangjiaoya Police Station in the Nan'an District.
24. [Hebei Province] Mr. Yang Jianpo's Family Denied Visitation Again
On October 23, 2007, practitioner Mr. Yang Jianpo's family went to Jidong Prison to visit him, but the Fourth Warden, Hao Baoxin, denied their request.
25. [Chiping County, Shandong Province] Recent Persecution Facts
Many stickers exposing the evil persecution have been found in Chiping County. More than 300 police officers from the provincial police department have been assigned to the Chiping County CCP School since the middle of October. They have widely harassed and arrested practitioners.
At around 8:00 p.m. on October 21, 2007, many officers rushed to Zhangshuazi Village in Chengguan Town and arrested practitioner Mr. Song Zhaochen, ransacked his home, and detained him in Chiping County Detention Center.
On the afternoon of October 24, 2007, officers stormed into the home of practitioners Mr. Chi Lianpeng and his wife, Ms. Liu Guiling. The officers ransacked the house, located in Hanji Township, arrested both of them, and took away truth clarifying materials and other belongings.
26. [Kaifeng City, Henan Province] Two Practitioners Arrested
On the morning of October 19, 2007, practitioners from Kaifeng City Ms. Zhang Xianghua (in her 30s), and Ms. Yang Aiqin (43 years old) were both arrested when doing business at the Haode Shoe Distributing Store located in the west suburban area. They were both detained in the Kaifeng City Detention Center. On the afternoon of the same day, a practitioner passing by saw police officers ransack Ms. Zhang Xianghua's home.
At around 11:00 a.m. on September 18, 2007, Ms. Yang Aiqin was dragged from her residence on the fourth floor all the way down the stairs by three police officers and arrested. She appeared very sick when going through her physical check-up in the hospital, and she was released at 5:00 p.m. the same day.
27. [Changchun City, Jilin Province] Mr. Li Zhiyong Arrested
On the morning of September 26, 2007, practitioner Mr. Li Zhiyong went to pay for his personal ID in the Baiju Street Police Station. All of a sudden, about six officers held him down on the floor, arrested him, and took his cell phone. He was living in his relative's home, and his relative's two apartments were both ransacked. His whereabouts are unknown.
28. [Xiantao City, Hubei Province] Mr. Zhang Jiaxin Arrested
Around October 11, 2007, Xiantao City 610 Office agents called Mr. Zhang Jiaxin, 41, in Suizhou City, deceived him into returning home, and arrested him. He is now detained in the Xiantao City First Detention Center.
29. [Shuozhou City, Shanxi Province] Mr. Li Guoshan Arrested
On October 24, 2007, agents from the Domestic Security Division of Shuozhou City and Shanyin County arrested practitioner Mr. Li Guoshan and detained him in the Shuozhou City Detention Center.
30. [Harbin City, Heilongjiang Province] Violence in Hulan Prison
On October 22, 2007, Guard Zhou Xingyu tried to force detained practitioners in the Seventh Ward to write a guarantee statement. Practitioner Mr. Guo Jun refused to write one and was cruelly beaten by prisoners Liu Guofu and Zou Chunguo (both male) until he could not walk. They also beat practitioners who tried to stop them from conducting such brutal beatings. On the same evening, practitioners Mr. Yang Ming and Mr. Wu Chunjie were beaten in the storage room. They remained locked in that storage room until October 26, 2007.
Seventh Ward: 86-451-57307641
Guard Xiao (male, given name unknown): 86-13845056588
31. [Hefei City, Anhui Province] More Than Fifty Practitioners Detained in Xinyu Hotel Brainwashing Center by 610 Office Agents