(Clearwisdom.net) Today's news from China includes incidents of persecution that took place in 21 cities or counties and in eleven provinces. According to this report, 19 practitioners were subjected to mistreatment during their detention and at least 17 practitioners were illegally arrested.
1. [Nanjing City, Jiangsu Province] Ms. Yang Guiying Arrested
On the afternoon of December 23, 2011, Ms. Yang Guiying, 78, was arrested by officers from the Dongmen Police Station in the Pukou District. Her home was ransacked.
2. [Weifang City, Shandong Province] Ms. Zhang Xiufang Harassed
Zhang Yanming, deputy mayor of Damujia Town, ordered Xiao Linming, the Zhangxiao Village secretary, to go to Ms. Zhang Xiufang's home in late October 2011, and get her to attend a brainwashing session at the Weifang Brainwashing Center. Ms. Zhang refused.
3. [Rushan City, Shandong Province] Ms. Ni Xiuying Arrested
On December 27, 2011, Rushan police officers broke into Ms. Ni Xiuying's home by climbing a wall. The officers arrested Ms. Ni and claimed that they were going to take her to Jinan to serve one year of forced labor.
Li Zhijun, head of the Beitangjia Village Security Brigade in
Rujiazhuang Town: +86-631-6328788
Bao Zhanqiang, head of the Nantangjia Village in Rujiazhuang Town: +86-631-6328825
4. [Botou City, Hebei Province] Practitioner Yu Detained
Practitioner Yu and Ms. Chen Suling were arrested by officers from the Simencun Police Station on the afternoon of December 27, 2011, while the two were clarifying the truth. The practitioners were taken to the Botou City Detention Center. Ms. Chen was released four hours later. Yu is still being detained.
Lu Daiwang, head of the 610 Office: +86-317-815800,
Wang Wensheng, chief of the Domestic Security Division of the Botou Police Department: +86-13903176096 (Cell)
Zhou Ziping, deputy chief of the Domestic Security Division: +86-317-8290361
Zong Hongfeng, officer of the Domestic Security Division: +86-317-8180034 ext 5740
5. [Yishui County, Shandong Province] Ms. Cai Yongshu Detained Since December 20, 2011
Zhou Xiao, director of the Zhuge Town Police Station:
+86-13853987771 (Cell), +86-539-2275398
Shen Hengchun, deputy director of Zhuge Town Police Station: +86-13854909835 (Cell), +86-539-2297448
6. [Chongqing] Ms. Tan Li and Another Practitioner Arrested on December 26, 2011
7. [Chongqing] Mr. Chen Xin's Home Ransacked
On the morning of December 5, 2011, Li Jian and several officers from the Yangjiaping Police Station in Jiulongpo District broke into Mr. Chen Xin's home and deceived him into going to the police station. When Mr. Chen returned home, it had been ransacked. The officers had confiscated books, magazines, DVDs, MP3 and MP4 players, and other personal belongings.
8. [Dandong City, Liaoning Province] Ms. Song Guangdi Transferred to the Baifang Detention Center
9. [Zhangjiakou City, Hebei Province] Ms. Zhang Xinhua Secretly Sentenced to Three Years in Prison
Ms. Zhang Xinhua, 39, from the Xuanhua District, was arrested by a patrol officer on August 9, 2011, for speaking with people about Falun Gong. She was detained at the Zhangjiakou Detention Center.
On December 15, 2011, the Xuanhua District Court secretly sentenced Ms. Zhang to three years in prison. Eight days after the sentence Ms. Zhang's husband finally heard about it.
Men Guijun, judge of the Xuanhua District Court: +86-313-3041833, +86-313-3041832
10. [Jiujiang City, Jiangxi Province] Ms. Li Hong and Ms. Ling Xiaoxue Arrested--Their Current Whereabouts Are Unknown
Jiujiang Changyun Group Ltd. employees Ms. Li Hong and Ms. Ling Xiaoxue were badgered while posting truth-clarification stickers on the evening of December 27, 2011, at Jiujiang College. They were taken to the college police office. After the duty officer reported it to Li Demin, the college security section head, the practitioners were arrested by officers from the Sanli Street Police Station.
Li Demin, head of the Jiujiang College Security Section:
+86-792-8579611, +86-13970299778 (Cell)
Sun Hongjun, duty officer at Jiujiang College police office: +86-13970257748 (Cell)
Wang Linbo, director of the Sanli Street Police Station: +86-792-8589580, +86-13707926948 (Cell)
11. [Shuangcheng City, Heilongjiang Province] Ms. Li Yumei Arrested
At noon on December 28, 2011, a group of officers from the Handian Town Police Station went to Ms. Li Yumei's clothing store. The officers arrested Ms. Li and one employee, who was later released, and confiscated many personal belongings.
Ruan Chunpeng, director of the Handian Town Police Station:
+86-13351601228 (Cell), +86-13030071228 (Cell)
Wu Zhi, deputy director of the Handian Town Police Station: +86-13945122720 (Cell)
12. [Chenzhou City, Hunan Province] Mr. Wu Xiaowei Put on Trial
Mr. Wu Xiaowei was tried by the Suxian District Court on December 16, 2011. In an attempt to prevent Mr. Wu's family and friends from attending the trial, the court didn't notify his family until 30 minutes before the trial.
13. [Beijing] Ms. Wang Linpo Arrested
On the morning of December 28, 2011, Ms. Wang Linpo, a garment businesswoman from Laishui County, Hebei Province, was arrested in Beijing while doing purchasing.
14. [Chifeng City, Inner Mongolia] Mr. Yun Haisen, Ms. Li Shuwen, and Mr. Feng Guoru Facing Trial
Mr. Yun Haisen and Mr. Feng Guoru were arrested by Wu Jianzhong, a domestic security officer of Aohan Banner Police Department, and several 110 (emergency) officers on August 12, 2011. Aohan Banner Domestic Security Division chief Gong Chuanxing and several officers later broke into Ms. Li Shuwen's home and arrested her. The officers ransacked Ms. Li's home and confiscated Falun Gong books and other personal belongings. All three practitioners were taken to the Aohan Banner Detention Center and are facing trial.
Judge Jiang Xiangwen: +86-13947632161 (Cell)
Liu Jiandong, prosecutor from the Procuratorate: +86-18847659969 (Cell)
15. [Chongqing] Ms. Qin Li Taken to the Wangxiangtai Brainwashing Center
On the afternoon of December 26, 2011, officers from the Jiangbei District Police Sub-Bureau ransacked Ms. Qin Li's home in the Wulidian Sub-District, Jiangbei District, and arrested her. Ms. Qin is currently being held at the Wangxiangtai Brainwashing Center in the Yubei District.
16. [Wugong County, Shaanxi Province] Ms. Li Qin Detained
Ms. Li Qin, 49, from Xigou Village, Hedao Town, was arrested by Zhang Shaoping, an officer from the Zhenyuan Town Police Station, for handing out Falun Gong informational materials in a store in Zhenyuan Town on October 28, 2011. Ms. Li is being held in a detention center.
Zhang Shaoping, officer from the Zhenyuan Town Police Station: +86-13572866333 (Cell)
17. [Tianjin] Ms. Sun Guiping Arrested
On the morning of December 28, 2011, Ms. Sun Guiping from Yi'an Village, Fengtai Town, was arrested by Ninghe County 610 Office agents while she was shopping at the Dongweidian Market in Yuelong Town.
18. [Anping County, Hebei Province] Ms. Wang Yuluan and Ms. Wang Fang Transferred to the Hengshui City Detention Center on December 22, 2011
19. [Beijing] Ms. Li Chunlian Sentenced to Three Years in Prison
Ms. Li Chunlian, in her 50s, is from Dingxing County, Baoding City, Hebei Province. She formerly taught at Dingxing Town Middle School. In 2000, she was dismissed from her job because she practiced Falun Gong. She had to work odd jobs to make a living. In May 2011, she was arrested in Beijing for speaking with people about Falun Gong and sentenced to three years in prison.
20. [Harbin City, Heilongjiang Province] Ms. Yin Xiaohua Arrested
On December 26, 2011, Ms. Yin Xiaohua from the Hulan District was arrested and her home was ransacked.
21. [Haiyang City, Shandong Province] Mr. Wang Ximin Sentenced to One Year of Forced Labor
Mr. Wang Ximin was sentenced to one year of forced labor. On December 19, 2011, he was taken to the Wangcun Forced Labor Camp in Zibo City.
22. [Beijing] Ms. Tang Dengyu Arrested
On the morning of December 13, 2011, Ms. Wang Dengyu from the Haidian District was arrested for distributing Falun Gong informational materials in Tiemuzhen Park in Xiyuan. The officers ransacked her home and confiscated Falun Gong books and other personal belongings. Ms. Wang is being detained at the Sujiatuo Detention Center in the Haidian District.
23. [Dazhou City, Sichuan Province] Ms. Li Lei Sentenced to Five Years in Prison
Dazhou City Intermediate Court secretly tried Ms. Li Lei on December 27, 2011, without notifying her family. Ms. Li had been detained for more than five months and developed high blood pressure, heart disease, and other illnesses. She was sentenced to five years in prison.
24. [Nanjing City, Jiangsu Province] Ms. Zhang Yuhua Taken to Judong Forced Labor Camp
On November 16, 2011, Ms. Zhang Yuhua, former chair of the Russian Language Department of Nanjing Normal University, was arrested in Yangzhuangbeicun Community by officers from the Xiejiadian Police Station in the Liuhe District. Ms. Zhang is believed to have been issued a forced labor sentence and taken to Judong Forced Labor Camp.
Xiejiadian Police Station: +86-25-57791563, +86-25-57796610
Ma Kaijun, director
Xu Yongjun, deputy director
25. [Tianjin] Ms. Zhang Hongyan and Another Practitioner Arrested
Ms. Zhang Hongyan and another practitioner were arrested by officers from the Lintingkou Police Station in the Baodi District on the afternoon of December 28, 2011. It is likely that the two practitioners are at the Lintingkou Police Station.
Yu Ze, director of the Lintingkou Police Station: +86-22-82538301
26. [Jiaohe City, Jilin Province] More Information on the Arrests of Ms. Ding Yubin and Three Other Practitioners
On the evening of December 23, 2011, Ms. Ding Yubin, Ms. Wang Xiulian, Ms. Li Shumei, and Ms. Li Xuehua were followed and intercepted by Baishishan Police Station deputy director Guo Bucai and several officers as the four women were taking a taxi to Houliu Village. All of them were arrested. The officers ransacked the homes of Ms. Wang, Ms. Li Shumei, and Ms. Li Xuehua's employer (Ms. Li is an in-home care provider, or nanny) and confiscated Falun Gong books and many other personal belongings. The next day, the four practitioners were taken to Jiaohe Hospital to be given physical exams, and then taken to the Xiaobaishan Detention Center. Ms. Ding and Ms. Wang are in criminal detention.
Hao Zhuang, director of the police department: +86-432-67010001,
Liu Xianjun, political commissar of the police department: +86-432-67010002, +86-13904441113 (Cell)
Zhang Baojun, chief of the Domestic Security Division: +86-432-67010051, +86-432-67269015, +86-13804444666 (Cell)
Cheng Zhaoyun, deputy chief of the Domestic Security Division: +86-432-67010052, +86-432-67248500, +86-13704449735 (Cell)