Latest News from China - September 1, 2005
1. [Baiyin City, Gansu Province] Mr. Jia Peifu and Others Arrested and Detained
On July 30, 2005, police from Baiyin City arrested sixteen Falun Dafa practitioners who were having a Fa-conference. The police injured two practitioners on the spot and ransacked all sixteen homes. They released six elderly practitioners after extorting 200 yuan from each of them. By August 31, 2005, Mr. Jia Peifu, Ms. Li Yu, and Ms. Cui Jianping were still being detained.
Relevant phone numbers:
Chen Youxin, male, Chinese Communist Party (CCP) Secretary of Baiyin City Political and Judiciary Committee, also in charge of the city's 610 Office: 86-943-8252993 (Office), 86-943-8229789 (Home).
Zhou Lin (male), Baiyin City 610 Office Head: 86-943-8221890 (Office).
Chen Zhonghua, male, Baiyin City Police State Security Division Head: 86-943-8252332 (Office), 86-943-8226190 (Home).
2. [Yuzhou City, Henan Province] Mr. Li Guangcan and Others Arrested
Practitioners Mr. Li Guangcan, Mr. Ba Kejun, Ms. Lou Yulan, Ms. Kong Lingzhi, Ms Zhang Guifen, Ms. Zhang Jumei, and Mr. Xiao Zhentong and another practitioner, name unknown, all from Yuzhou City, were arrested at 11 p.m. on August 26, 2005.
Mr. Li Guangcan, Mr. Ba Kejun and the other practitioner are being detained in the detention center; the other five are being detained in the Yuzhou City Police Department.
3. [Wuhan City, Hubei Province] Mr. Wang Hao Sentenced to Forced Labor
After practitioner Mr. Wang Hao from Wuhan City was arrested by police for passing out "truth clarifying materials" on August 19, 2005, he was sentenced to forced labor and is now in Hewan Forced Labor Camp in Wuhan City.
4. [Jianli County, Hubei Province] Ms. Yi Lanying Detained in Shishi Detention Center in Fujian Province
On August 19, 25, practitioner Ms. Yi Lanying from Jianli County was arrested in Shishi City, Fujian Province, when she was passing out truth clarifying materials. She is now detained in the Shishi City Detention Center in Fujian Province.
5. [Changchun City, Jilin Province] Mr. Wang Enguo Detained in Tiebei Detention Center
Practitioner Mr. Wang Enguo from Changchun City was arrested in March 2005. He has been detained in Tiebei Detention Center ever since, in company with death row prisoners.
6. [Longjing City, Jilin Province] Ms. Jin Chunyu and Others Arrested
On August 25, 2005, around 5 a.m., practitioners from Longsheng Village, Chaoyangchuan Town, Longjing City, including Ms. Jin Chunyu from the Second Group and Li, gender unknown, from the Fifth Group, were arrested by police from Chaoyang Town and are now detained in the Longjing City Detention Center. Practitioner Ms. Li Xiuying's home was ransacked, and Ms. Li Xiuting has been forced to become destitute and homeless in order to avoid being illegally arrested at home.
Ms. He Juying was arrested on August 3, 2005, in Dunhua City and is now detained in the Dunhua City Detention Center.
Relevant phone numbers:
Jin Zhezhu, male, Longjing City Detention Center Head: 86-433-3283029
Police Chaoyangchuan Town Station in Longjing City: 86-433-3589385
7. [Guan County, Shandong Province] 610 Officers Arrested Practitioners
On August 11, 2005, the police and officials from the Guan County 610 Office ransacked practitioners' homes and arrested Mr. Liu Zichao, Mr. Liu Ziyuan, Mr. Wang Yuhe, Guo Hua (gender unknown), Ms. Li Yujun, Mr. Tian Shutang, Ms. Xie Guiqin, and Mr. Ge Muhuan, among others.
8. [Pingdu City, Shandong Province] Falun Dafa Practitioner Arrested
On August 16, 2005, practitioner Ms. Ma Meihua from Damaqiu, Wanjia Town, Pingdu City, was arrested by police from the Liaolan Station.
9. [Zhaoyuan City, Shandong Province] Ms. Wang Xiuhua and Ms. Song Yinghua Arrested
Practitioner Ms. Wang Xiuhua is 69 years old and lives in Wohuzhuang Village, Daqinjia Town, Zhaoyuan City. On August 21, 2005, Ms. Wang went to the Zhaoyuan New First High School to visit her grandson. On the way there she picked up a flyer exposing the truth about Falun Dafa. She learned that one of the students at her grandson's school was arrested when he was only 16 years old. She wept and then went to the school administration to clarify the truth and try to rescue the child and get him out of prison. She was reported, and the city 610 Office picked her up and took her to a brainwashing class held in Lingnan Gold Mine in Zhaoyuan City, where she remains.
Ms. Song Yinghua is 37 years old and lives in Dongkebuzhuang Village, Linglong Town, Zhaoyuan City. She wrote to Song Shuqin, female, the head of a brainwashing class held in the Lingnan Gold Mine. Song Yinghua used her own cultivation experience, clarified the truth, and tried to persuade Song Shuqin stop doing harm to her future. On August 27, 2005, around 8 a.m., about five policemen drove two vans to her home, abducted her, and took her to the brainwashing class held in Lingnan Gold Mine. She had not been allowed to dress before they took her away and was only wearing underclothes.
Relevant phone numbers:
Wang Shiliang, male, CCP Zhaoyuan City Committee Secretary: 86-535-8232868 (Office)
Zhang Wei, male, Zhaoyuan City Mayor: 86-535-8211771 (Office)
Cai Ping, male, Zhaoyuan City Police Department Head: 86-535-8213899 (Office), 86-13705358566 (Cell)
10. [Dalian City, Liaoning Province] Ms. Zang Yumei Arrested
On July 2, 2005, police officer He (gender unknown) and others from the Kunming Street Station in the Zhongshan District of Dalian City called Ms. Zang Yumei to come out of her home and then arrested her. She is now in the Yaojia Detention Center in Dalian City, and her current situation is unknown.
Kunming Street Police Station: 86-411-82635884
Police officer He: 86-13500733946 (Cell)