[Daqing City, Heilongjiang Province] Falun Dafa Practitioner Yu Shuang Is Sent to a Forced Labor Camp
On February 18, the police illegally arrested Yu Shuang, a surgeon, at his work place at Daqing City Longfeng Electric Power Factory Hospital and sent him to a brainwashing session organized at Daqing Oil Management Bureau. Six days later, they sent him to Longfeng Detention Center. Recently, the police from Xiangyang Police Station informed Yu's family that he would be sentenced to three years in a labor camp because he had been detained before and he practiced the exercises in the detention center. On April 14, they sent Yu Shuang to a forced labor camp.
[Tieling City, Liaoning Province] The Police at Tieling City Detention Center
Cruelly Torture Falun Dafa Practitioner Lu Jianhua
In October 2002, the police illegally arrested Lu Jianhua, female, 40 years old, from Xijiang Province and sent her back to the Tieling City Detention Center. In the detention center, the police hung her up, denied her use of the toilet for a long period of time, and beat her chest and abdomen. Her hands became numb. She could only move two of her fingers and her whole body was covered with bruises. Despite this, guard Wang Lijun still forced her to perform heavy labor. The police extorted 40,000 Yuan [Chinese currency, the monthly salary for an average Chinese urban worker is about 500 Yuan] from her. In November 2002, she started a hunger strike to protest the torture, and currently her situation is serious.
[Gaoyi County, Hebei Province] The Police Persecute Falun Dafa Practitioners
Since July 20, 1999, the police from Gaoyi County Police Department set up a record for each practitioner in the county. Every practitioner was charged 10 Yuan for the record. The police have been harassing and monitoring the practitioners during "politically sensitive dates" and tried to force them to repeatedly write so-called guarantees to quit practicing Falun Gong.
[Shijiazhuang City, Hebei Province] Falun Dafa Practitioners Liu Qunming and Liu Hui Are Illegally Arrested
In the morning of March 9, 2003, about thirty police officers from Changan Police Branch and Changfeng Police Station illegally arrested Liu Qunming and his daughter Liu Hui from their home. The police confiscated the house and took all the valuables including a TV, a VCR, a VCD player, two bank certificates of over 20,000 Yuan and 1000 Yuan in cash.
Telephone number for Changfeng Police Station: 86-311-6856943
[Fenxi County, Shanxi Province] A List of Some Illegally Sentenced Falun Dafa Practitioners
Wang Xiumin, female, 34 years old, 3 years in prison
Li Fang'e, female, 47 years old, 3 years in Xindian Forced Labor Camp in Taiyuan, Shanxi Province. Her three sons, Qin Xin (14 years old), Qin Yun (13 years old), and Qin Yu (10 years old) are also Dafa practitioners. They are suffering hardships and have had to live separately with some relatives.
Wang Yunxiu, female, 36 years old, 3 years in Xindian Forced Labor Camp
Wang Xiuqing, female, 35 years old, 3 years in Xindian Forced Labor Camp
Wang Haiyou, male, 56 years old, 3 years in prison, is currently being held at Fenxi County Detention Center.
Li Haie, male, 55 years old, was sentenced to one year and extended to another year because he was firmin his belief.
[Shenyang City, Liaoning Province] Personnel From "610" Office Send Falun Dafa Practitioner Wang Qiuping to a Brainwashing Center
On March 3, 2003, the personnel from "610" Office [a bureau specifically created by the Chinese government to persecute Falun Gong. It has absolute power over each level of administration in the Party, as well as over the political and judiciary branches] arrested Wang Qiuping at home and sent him to a brainwashing center in Zhangshi Forced Labor Camp.
[Pingshan County, Hebei Province] Falun Dafa Practitioner Wang Cuixia Is Illegally Sentenced to Forced Labor
In December 2002, the police from Pingshan County Police Department illegally arrested Wang Cuixia for distributing Dafa materials. She was held at Pingshan Detention Center, where she went on a hunger strike in order to protest the persecution. The director of the detention center personally let some police force-feed her and sent her to Shijiazhuang Forced Labor Camp. The camp refused to take her because of her high blood pressure and sent her back. However, the police from the police department later sentenced her to one year and sent her to Shijiazhuang Forced Labor Camp again.
[Pingshan County, Hebei Province] The Police Arrest Falun Dafa Practitioner Zhao Junfeng
In the evening of March 26, 200, following a tip, the police from Pingshan County Police Department arrested Zhao Junfeng at his home. In the police department, Zhao went on a hunger strike to protest and refused to cooperate with the authorities. They sent him to Pingshan Detention Center three days later and have been detaining him since.
The Director's Office of Pingshan County Police Department: 86-311-2911615
Wang Genting, the Deputy Director of Pingshan County Police Department and the Director of the county's "610 Office": 86-311-2911266 (w), 86-311-2943106 (h)
Feng Qingfang at the county's Politics and Security Section: 86-311-2913739 (h)
Pingshan County Detention Center: 86-311-2913496
[Zhengzhou, Henan Province] The Police Arrest Falun Dafa Practitioner Zhao Zhongqiu
Zhao Zhongqui of Fenghuangtai in Jinshui District was arrested at the beginning of April for distributing Dafa materials. We do not know his current whereabouts.
[Shanhaiguan, Hebei Province] Falun Dafa Practitioner Guo Hongping Is Illegally Sentenced to Forced Labor
In September 2002, the police from Daonan Police Station illegally arrested Guo Hongping. Recently, they sentenced her to Tangshang Forced Labor Camp. Some police revealed that they arrested Guo in order to complete the quota assigned by their superiors. When she was held at the detention center, the police from Daonan Police Station asked her family to pay a so-called meal fee. They did not release Guo since her family did not have the money to pay the fee.
[Fushun City, Liaoning Province] The Police From Liushan Police Station Illegally Arrest Falun Dafa Practitioners He Suxiang and Tan Yanli
Around 2 p.m. on March 4, 2003, several police officers came to He Suxiang's home. They tried to grab Teacher's picture and Suxiang sternly asked them to stop. They then arrested her to the station without her coat and shoes. Suxiang shouted, "Falun Dafa is good" along the way. In the station, the police brutally beat and tortured her. They ransacked her house twice and arrested two practitioners who came to visit her.
On March 5, the police arrested Tan Yanli at her home. Currently, Suxiang and Yanli are being persecuted at the notorious Masanjia Forced Labor Camp. The other two arrested practitioners' whereabouts are unknown.
[Fushun City, Liaoning Province] Falun Dafa Practitioner Chen Dongping Is Arrested
On March 4, 2003, the police arrested Chen Dongping at home and confiscated the house. We do not know his whereabouts. His wife Jiang Jie is also a Dafa practitioner, who was tortured at Fushun City Labor Camp and Masanjia Forced Labor Camp for two years. She walked out of the camp in the end of 2001 and has been homeless since in order to avoid the persecution. Tragically, they had to leave their school age child at home alone.
[Fushun City, Liaoning Province] The Police Arrest Female Falun Dafa Practitioners
On February 24, 2003, the police from Wulaotun Police Station illegally arrested He Guirong. On March 4, 2003, the police from Dongzhou District Police Branch illegally arrested Qian Zhengying and Zhao Yulan.
[China] The Jiang Regime Persecutes People With Public Money
According to reliable information from the police, the Jiang regime provides double salaries to retired police assigned to monitor and arrest Falun Gong practitioners who clarify the truth and distribute flyers to people.
[Zibo City, Shandong Province] The Law Enforcement Education Center Is Actually a Brainwashing Center
The personnel from Zibo City Law Enforcement Education Center have been holding brainwashing sessions to persecute Falun Dafa practitioners for a long time and forced the practitioners' families to pay the costs. Recently they have colluded with personnel from Zichuan District's "610" Office and plan to send the practitioners in Zichuan District to the brainwashing center for separate sessions.
[Huaiyang County, Henan Province] The Police Arrest Eight Falun Dafa Practitioners
At 8 p.m. on April 8, 2003, Geng Shouling, the head of Security Squad in Huaiyang County Police Department, and ten police officers including Li Changfeng from Lutai Town Police Station broke into the homes of practitioners Zheng Xianjin and Zheng Ruizhen and took them to the station. Later they brought the practitioners to Huaiyang Detention Center and interrogated them all night by means of torture. Around the same time on April 8, practitioners Niu Yanpo of Zhuji Village, Liu, and Jian Yongzhen and his wife from Doumen Village were arrested. On the evening of March 18, 2003, the police from the county's police department arrested practitioners Mr. Lei Defa and Ms. Wang Lanying.
Currently, Jian Yongzhen and his wife, Zheng Xianjin, Zheng Ruizhen, and another practitioner Zhu Guilan are illegally held at a brainwashing center in a detention center. More than a dozen practitioners, including Niu Yanpo, Liu, and Wang Lanying are being held at Huaiyang Detention Center. We do not know Lei Defa's whereabouts.
[Shanxi Province] Falun Dafa Practitioner Zhang Cuirong Has Been Missing For Over Two Years After Going to Beijing to Appeal
Zhang Cuirong is a 60-year-old retired worker from Shanxi Diesel Machine Factory. On December 18, 2000, she and seven other practitioners went to Beijing to validate Dafa. At Tiananmen Square, they shouted loudly from the bottom of their hearts: "Falun Dafa is good. Falun Dafa is a righteous Fa. Restore the reputation of our Teacher." The police arrested them at the scene. Zhang was thrown onto a bus and sent to Beijing Dongcheng District Police Branch.
We have not heard any information regarding her since then. For the past two years, Zhang's children have been searching for her in many places, including Beijing and Changchun. They also went to more than a dozen police branches. However, the authorities have been denying that they detained her.
[Liaoyuan City, Jilin Province] The Police Arrest Over a Dozen Falun Dafa Practitioners
On March 12, 2002, the Liaoyuan City "610 Office" started to search and arrest practitioners on a blacklist and those who had left home to avoid the persecution. Thirteen practitioners were illegally arrested, they include: Zhang Cunzhi, Liu Duansheng, Zhang Jingli, Ms. Mao Yafeng, Chen Jun, Ran Xiaoxia and her husband, Zhang Yangang, and Ms. Liang Lichuan. The police brutally tortured the practitioners. They beat Ran's husband in front of her and then beat her in front of her husband. The couple left a teenage child at home alone. Mao Yafeng vomited large quantities of blood as result of the beating. The hospital has diagnosed her with severe internal trauma of the heart and lungs. She left a 27-month-old daughter at home. We do not know her current situation now.
We heard that before the 16th People's Congress, the authorities secretly sentenced several practitioners including Li Zhonghua and Ms. Liu Xiaolian. Their whereabouts are unknown.
[Jilin Province] A Village Woman Gives Up Practicing Falun Gong Under Pressure and Died of Previous Illness
Hu Baolan, a village woman, had a stroke when she was 55 years old. She could not do any housework, had to walk with a cane, took lots of medication every day, and suffered much pain. In 1997, when she was 59 years old, she started to practice Falun Gong. Within 20 days, she could walk without the cane, her other illnesses started to improve and she looked younger. She could do all the housework and did not have to take medicine. She was telling everyone that Falun Gong is very good.
However, since July 20, 1999, the police began to search practitioners' homes and to take away the books. They would arrest anyone who still practiced Falun Gong. Out of fear, Hu Baolan stopped practicing Falun Gong, saying, "I can't practice. I am afraid that they are going to arrest me."
At the beginning of November 2002, Hu Baolan had another stroke and was admitted to the county's hospital. Her family spent nearly 10,000 Yuan and she was not getting better. She told her visitors, "Had I persisted in practicing Falun Gong, this wouldn't have happened. This is all because I stopped practicing Falun Gong." Hu Baolan passed away on December 30, 2002 after being denied the change to practice Falun Gong and improve her health by the Jiang regime.