(Minghui.org) Today's news from China includes incidents of persecution that took place in 23 cities or counties in 14 provinces. According to this report, 24 Falun Gong practitioners were subjected to mistreatment during their detention, and at least 26 were illegally arrested
Mr. Yu Hongfu and his wife Ms. Chu Yuzhen were arrested at home on the morning of November 13, 2016.
Officers from the Shulan City Domestic Security Division and Nancheng Police Station ransacked their home and confiscated computers, printers, cellphones, and other personal belongings.
Mr. Yu was taken to the Shulan Detention Center, but Ms. Chu was refused admittance because she was diagnosed with having several illnesses. She was released.
Participants in the persecution of Mr. Yu and Ms. Chu:Dong Qiming (董其明), head of Domestic Security Division: +86-13504750006Wu Yingchun (武迎春), political head: +86-13704345616Chen Wanyou (陈万友), officer: +86-13844299066Jin Mingxi (金明熙): +86-13944293366Liu Yuzhong (刘煜中): +86-13596330403Zhang Xuetao (张学涛): +86-13904440503
Mr. Wang Maoji from Dama Village was arrested on the afternoon of November 22, 2016.
Officers from the Fangzi District Domestic Security Division and Mucun Police Station ransacked his home and confiscated a computer, Falun Gong books, and other Dafa related materials. Mr. Wang was released on bail.
Mr. Wang Zhongguo, 67, from Linghai City, was arrested on November 10, 2016, for talking to people about Falun Gong.
Officers from the Jianye Township Police Station ransacked his home and confiscated his Falun Gong books.
Mr. Wang was taken to the Linghai Lockup Center. Family visits were denied. He was transferred to the Linghai City Detention Center five days later.
Ms. Guo Yinxiang was arrested at home on November 20, 2016, by officers from the Liangzhou District Police Department and Domestic Security Division.
She was placed under criminal detention for 15 days, held in the Wuwei City Detention Center, and fined 1,000 yuan.
Ms. Guo is from Chenjiagou Village, Hongxiang Town, Liangzhou District.
Participants in the persecution of Ms. Guo:Gao Kaishan (高开山), chief of Liangzhou District Police Department: +86-935-2322037, +86-13909355966Zhao Liangwei (赵良伟), Wuwei City Political and Legal Affairs Committee: +86-13893251359Meng Xingping (孟兴平), Wuwei City Domestic Security Division: +86-13639352699Ye Yubing (叶玉炳): +86-13893529626
Ms. Liu Xilan was given a seven-year prison term, and Mr. Cheng Jianli a five-year prison term in July 2016. They both appealed.
The Hefei City Intermediate Court tried and upheld the original sentences on October 20, 2016.
Ms. Liu and Mr. Cheng were arrested in May 2014.
Ms. Su Fengting was arrested and taken to the Dongmen Police Station on November 19, 2016, for telling people about Falun Gong.
She was beaten for refusing to cooperate with the police. They took blood samples, photos, and fingerprinted her. She was released that night after police had extorted 4,000 yuan from her family.
Ms. Su Fengting is from Dawangguzhuang Town, Wuqing District.
Mr. Zhang Zhenxiang from Lingyuan City was arrested by officers from the Chengguan Town Police Station on his way home after work, on the afternoon of November 16, 2016. He is held at the Lingyuan City Detention Center.
Participants in the persecution of Mr. Zhang:Li Wenjie (李文杰), director of Chengguan Town Police Station: +86-421-6883251, +86-13942116048Wang Yuwen (王裕文), deputy director: +86-13704916161Zhang Liping (张利平), head of Domestic Security Division: +86-421-6883208, +86-13942186550Chen Zhi (陈志): +86-13188191895
Ms. Zhang Yunxia was given a three-year-and-six-month prison term by the Jinshui Court on May 12, 2015. She was arrested by officers from the Jinshui Police Department on March 31, 2014.
Ms. Liu Jinyu, Ms. Shi Ying, and Ms. Bao Yan were tried by the Development Zone Court on October 21, October 27, and November 18, 2016, respectively.
Ms. Lou Heying was arrested by Liu Changbao, from the Domestic Security Division, and officers from the Xiaotan Township Police Station on July 26, 2016, for distributing Falun Gong informational materials.
She was held in the Xinxiang City Detention Center and tried on November 21, 2016.
Ms. Lou Heying is from Wenyan Village, Chengguan Town, Yanjin County.
Participants in the persecution of Ms. Lou:Liu Changbao (刘常保), Domestic Security Division: +86-13849368785Xu Yingjie (许英杰), presiding judge: +86-13700733296Jiao Chaojun (焦超君), juror: +86-13838752536
Twelve practitioners were arrested on November 3, 2016. Seven are still being held in a detention center, and the others were released.
The detained practitioners are: Ms. An Jing, Ms. Han Qing, Ms. Ye Zhongqiu, Ms. Han Chunxiang, Mr. Zhao Chengli, Mr. Chen Hong, and Mr. Yang Min.
Participants in the persecution of the practitioners:Li Wei (李伟), head of Liaozhong District Police Department's Domestic Security Division: +86-13604909119Na Zhiyong (那志勇), deputy head: +86-13940161123Kuang Qiang (匡强), director of Dahei Township Police Station: +86-13889858887Qin Shiwei (秦士伟), director of Yangshipu Township Police Station: +86-13514261398, +86-24-87881620
Ms. Xu Chunfeng was arrested on November 22, 2016, for distributing Falun Gong informational materials in Jiaojiaying Village, Pingshan Town, Luquan County.
Ms. Zhang Xiaochun was arrested by plainclothes officers in the Nanyuan Residential Community, Qingfeng Neighborhood, Xingqing District on November 23, 2016.
Liang Guixiang, 54, was arrested and taken to the Gongjiawan Brainwashing Center on October 28, 2016, for suing Jiang Zemin, the former Chinese dictator, for his role in launching the persecution of Falun Gong.
Participants in the persecution of Ms. Zhan:Huang Jiapeng (黄嘉芃), head of brainwashing center: +86-931-2868792, +86-13609385550Shan Yongsheng (剡永生), principal: +86-18009405691Hou Xiaoqi (侯效岐), secretary of Gansu Province Political and Legal Affairs Committee: +86-931-8288271, +86-13919958885Chu Caiyuan (楚才元), deputy secretary: +86-931-8288269, +86-18809428901Zhao Ai (赵爱), secretary of Lanzhou City Political and Legal Affairs Committee: +86-931-8819055, +86-13993106516
Ms. Jiang Li, a teacher of English at the Neijiang Teachers College, was reported for talking about Falun Gong in her class. She was arrested on November 11, 2016.
Police ransacked her home and confiscated Falun Gong books, a computer, and other personal belongings.
Ms. Jiang was detained in the Pi County Detention Center for 15 days.
Ms. Gao Meiling, 67, was arrested at home by officers from the Zhimaying Police Station on November 19, 2016. She was taken to the Nanjing City Detention Center.
Participant in the persecution of Ms. Gao:Zhimaying Police Station: +86-25-84420669
Mr. Wang Shangcheng, Ms. Cui Yunru, Ms. Liu Qin and Mr. Wu Baochen were arrested on November 17, 2016.
Ms. Liu was released immediately. Mr. Wang was detained for five days. Ms. Cui and Ms. Wu are still in detention.
Mr. Zhou Dexian was arrested by officers from the Bayi Road Police Station on November 22, 2016.
Ms. Ren Shanxi was arrested by officers from the Fangzi Township Police Station on the morning of November 18, 2016, for distributing Falun Gong informational materials. She was taken to a detention center.
Participants in the persecution of Ms. Ren:Li Feng (李峰), head of Pingyuan County 610 Office: +86-534-4256967, +86-15864178589, +86-534-4217698Zheng Weishi (郑伟实), officer, Domestic Security Division's 610 Office: +86-13953418087Wang Gang (王刚), chief: +86-534-4211069, +86-18905446789
Ms. Huang Chunhua, Ms. Huang Wei, and Ms. Yang Shiqian were taken to Nanchang Prison on November 10, 2016.
Ms. Huang Chunhua was given a two-and-a-half-year prison term.
Ms. Huang Wei and Ms. Yang were each given a one-and-a-half-year prison term on August 5, 2016.
Mr. Feng Youfu from Dongjie Village, Guilin Town, was arrested on the morning of April 6, 2016.
He was secretly tried and sentenced to three years in prison on October 19, 2016, and has been held in the Linzhou City Detention Center.
Ms. Fan Baozhen was arrested and taken to the Huanggang City No. 2 Detention Center on the morning of November 15, 2016.
Officers from the Huanggang City Domestic Security Division ransacked her home and confiscated all of her Falun Gong informational materials and 30,000 yuan in paper currency, with Falun Gong information printed on them.
Ms. Chen Shouzhi was arrested by Du Jian, head of the Huanggang City Domestic Security Division and Weng Weiguo on November 15, 2016. She was taken to the Huanggang City No. 2 Detention Center.
Ms. Zang Lian was arrested at the Zhongshan District Court by officers from the Kunming Street Police Station on November 16, 2016. She was taken to the Dalian Detention Center.
Mr. Cao Zhiyong was arrested by the Shuangta District Criminal Police around November 18, 2016. He was taken to the Kazuo County Detention Center.
Ms. Chen Liyun, an employee of the No. 3 Oil Production Plant of the Daqing Oilfield was arrested at work on the morning of November 15, 2016. She was taken to the 721 Brainwashing Center.
Mr. Zhang Yujiang was arrested at home by Sun Baochun and other officers from the Chaoyang Township Police Station on November 16, 2016. They confiscated his Falun Gong books and five cell phones.
He was held in the Zhaozhou County Detention Center for 15 days.
Mr. Zhang is from Songjuntun Village, Chaoyang Township, Zhaozhou County.
Participants in the persecution of Mr. Zhang:Sun Baochun (孙保春), Chaoyang Township Police Station: +86-13329505110, +86-18603675110Zou Qingwen (邹清文), officer: +86-13604641455, +86-18603675292Wang Fengbao (王凤宝): +86-13329393255, +86-18603675552Guan Qingzhu (关庆祝): +86-18603675570
Ms. Yang Rong was arrested at the Zhengzhou Train Station by officers from the Shibahe Police Station when buying a ticket on October 12, 2016. She was taken to the Baoji City No.2 Detention Center.
Her mother was arrested when she delivered a letter to Han Baoxiang, head of the Domestic Security Division, on the morning of November 22, 2016. Her whereabouts is unknown.
Participants in the persecution of Mr. Yang and her mother:Zhang Xiaochen (张晓晨), secretary of the Weibin District Political and Legal Affairs Committee: +86-917-3318974, +86-917-3318974, +86-13709273666Xia Junming (夏君明), deputy secretary: +86-917-3312797Han Baoxiang's office, section head of the Domestic Security Division: +86-917-3323159