This Day in History: Shanghai's Tilanqiao Prison Opens

Shanghai's only downtown jail was nicknamed 'Alcatraz of the Orient' for its tough reputation.

by Ned Kelly, 18 May 2020

12 Gruesome Murders that Shocked Old China

An Audible Original from Paul French.

by Paul French, 02 December 2019

5 Arrested for Selling Fake Tickets to Shanghai Disney Resort

Ten people are suspected of selling fake passes to the resort. So far, five have been arrested.

by Justine Lopez, 17 October 2019

Shanghai Police Close Over 100 Entertainment Venues in Crackdown

148 entertainment venues that do not hold business licenses were closed after being implicated as being 'protective umbrellas.'

by Jack Douglas, 12 June 2019

Shanghai to Restrict Employment of Sex Offenders

In order to protect children, Shanghai has introduced a new regulation to prevent sex offenders from working in certain occupations.

by Urban Family, 30 May 2019

Guitar Tutor Demands ¥5M from Shanghai Family to Pay Loan Sharks

The most expensive guitar lesson ever...

by Urban Family, 21 May 2019

Man Busted for Riding Mobike, Dragging Suitcase on Shanghai Elevated Road

Shanghai police recently busted a man for riding a shared bike while dragging a suitcase along one of the city's busiest roads.

by Bridget O'Donnell, 03 April 2019

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