HK police filed 3,997 requests for user information to internet service providers in 2015

The police filed 3,997 requests for information disclosure to internet service providers in 2015, the highest number among all government departments. The statistics were released by the Innovation and Technology Bureau (ITB) upon request of IT sector lawmaker Charles Mok. Mok said that it is the first time in five years that the Hong Kong government has released a complete data set. […]