Cabbies nabbed by undercover cops for ‘highway robberies’

Four cabbies in Hong Kong who overcharged plainclothes constables posing as mainland tourists and Western revelers were caught red-handed during a police operation to combat cheating taxi drivers during the Christmas holidays. The cabbies charged HK$100-250 (US$13-32) for a 10-minute, 4.5-kilometer trip from the city’s Lan Kwai Fong entertainment area in Central to the nearby district […]