Falun Gong practitioners Yang Haiqin, Wang Qiuling and Wang Fengqin from Beijing died in 2004, 2001 and 2000 respectively from police persecution.
Ms. Yang Haiqin, 48 years old, lived in the Shiqiao residential area at Chengguan Town in Miyun County, Beijing. She started practicing Falun Dafa in 1996.
After the persecution of Falun Dafa by Jiang's regime began in July 1999, Ms. Yang was detained and abducted for brainwashing sessions. She was arrested numerous times by the 610 Office, county police, and the local police, and she suffered much mental and physical abuse.
On January 27, 2002, she was arrested by police from the Miyun County 610 Office and the county police station. She was sentenced to one and a half years of forced labor from January 27, 2002, to July 26, 2003. In Beijing Women's Forced Labor Camp, she suffered numerous brutalities because of her steadfast belief in Teacher Li and Falun Dafa.
After being released in July 2003, she remained under surveillance and constant harassment. Ms. Yang Haiqin died on November 28, 2004 from persecution as a result of extensive mental and physical torture.
Ms. Wang Qiuling is a Falun Dafa practitioner from the Huairou Area in Beijing. She was taken by the local police to a brainwashing center in August 2001. She died as a result of relentless persecution.
Ms. Wang Fengqin, age unknown, lived at Weili Village in Beifang Town, Huairou County, Beijing. She started practicing Falun Dafa in 1996. After the persecution started in 1999, she held firm in her belief in Teacher Li and Falun Dafa. She went to Beijing to appeal peacefully several times and was arrested, persecuted and beaten by the police. She died in May 2000 as a result of extensive mental and physical torture.