Allies and partners support Taiwan ahead of Interpol gathering

International allies expressed support for Taiwan's participation in the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) ahead of its four-day General Assembly which will be held in Chile be...

Italy starts petition supporting Taiwan’s attendance at Interpol

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Sixteen senators from the Italian Parliament have launched a petition to support Taiwan's participation in the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) Ge...

INTERPOL: Taiwan Can Help

Criminal Investigation Bureau Commissioner Huang Ming-chao ((黃明昭)) spoke with Taiwan Today about exclusion from the International Criminal Police Organization (INTERPOL) and how Taiwan Can Help achiev...

228 Taiwanese defrauded out of NT$30 million after Booking.com data leaks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Due to Booking.com's ongoing data breaches, 228 Taiwanese have been defrauded out of NT$30 million over the first nine months of this year. The Criminal Investigati...

Taiwanese police bust 'Trump' dope lab in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Police have arrested a man in New Taipei City and are charging him with producing illegal narcotics, packaged with U.S. President Donald Trump's likeness. On Thursd...

Taiwanese police bust black market e-cigarette operation in Taichung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Five people were arrested by Taiwan’s Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) earlier in September for illegally smuggling contraband e-cigarettes and related products i...

Member of White Wolf's pro-China pack culprit behind paint attack on HK activist in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The suspect who allegedly tossed red paint on Hong Kong musician and activist Denise Ho (何韻詩) during a rally against the communist dictatorship of China on Sunday (Sept. 2...

5 arrested, 19 rescued from Chinese cult led by female 'living Buddha' in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Nineteen people were rescued from a Chinese cult, while its leader and four other followers were arrested in late August, central Taiwan, after a young Taiwanese was alleg...

Rwandan opposition leader says murder politically motivated

KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — A leading Rwandan opposition leader says the deadly attack on her party's national coordinator was politically motivated. Victoire Ingabire on Tuesday said Syri...

Thailand sends 13 fraud suspects back to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Police detained 13 Taiwanese fraud suspects in a suburb of the Thai capital Bangkok and decided to deport them to Taiwan, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) said Wedn...

Hong Kong refuses visa extension for Taiwan Investigation Bureau official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An official of the Ministry of Justice Investigation Bureau (MJIB) was forced to return home Wednesday (September 18) after Hong Kong refused to extend his working visa. ...

Taipower to cooperate with intelligence agency on improving cybersecurity

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Power Company (Taipower) has reached an agreement with a government intelligence agency in hopes of improving the company’s digital security competence. ...

DPP lawmaker who forgot cash on train may face charge of 'structuring'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Last week on Sept. 3, Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) lawmaker Chen Ming-wen (陳明文) accidentally left NT$3 million (US$95,500) in cash aboard a Taiwan High Speed Railway...

Taiwan opposition demands probe of legislator who forgot millions on train

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) on Wednesday (September 4) demanded that the Ministry of Justice Investigation Bureau (MJIB) and the Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC)...

Suspect in murder of Taiwan in-laws arrested in Iraq

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwanese woman returned home from Iraq Saturday (August 31) with her baby son after her Iraqi husband had been arrested there on suspicion of murdering her parents in T...