Chairman of Hanoi People's Committee prosecuted and detained Society

Chairman of Hanoi People's Committee prosecuted and detained

The Ministry of Public Security’s Investigation Security Agency on August 28 decided to detain for four months and launch criminal proceedings against Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung on charges of “appropriating State secret documents” in line with Article 337 of the Criminal Code 2015.
Court maintains 13-year sentence for anti-State agitator Society

Court maintains 13-year sentence for anti-State agitator

The High-Level People’s Court in Hanoi upheld a jail sentence of 13 years handed down on 54-year-old Nguyen Van Tuc for “attempting to overthrow the people’s administration” at an appeal trial in the northern province of Thai Binh on September 14.
Ex-chief of Police General Department Phan Van Vinh arrested Society

Ex-chief of Police General Department Phan Van Vinh arrested

Phan Van Vinh, former Lieutenant General and former Director General of the Police General Department under the Ministry of Public Security (MoPS), has been taken into custody for the charge of “abusing position and power while performing duties” relating to a major online gambling ring.
Reactionary expelled from Vietnam Politics

Reactionary expelled from Vietnam

Vietnamese legal agencies on January 30 decided to expel Nguyen Quoc Quan from the country, realising the Vietnamese State’s humanity policy.
Corruption prevention and control reviewed Politics

Corruption prevention and control reviewed

The Central Steering Committee for Corruption Prevention and Control (CSCCPC) convened its 15th session in Hanoi on June 29 to review the fight against corruption in the first half of this year and devise tasks for the third quarter of 2011.