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香港
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Kowloon Walled City Park
九龍寨城公園
九龍城
Kowloon City
九龍
Kowloon
Hong Kong
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Kowloon Walled City Park Museum Display: Police Patrol

Kowloon Walled City Park Museum Display: Police Patrol
As the Kowloon Walled City was pretty much a stateless anarchy part of Hong Kong between 1899 and the 1980s. It was only in the 1980s that the Royal Hong Kong Police started patrolling inside the walled city. Even so, only the most serious crimes were handled and investigated, and drug dealings, prositution and petty crimes were believed to be rampant within the walled city's boundary.

Furthermore, the businesses inside the walled city continued to be un-licensed till the every end.

Read more on the fascinating story of the Kowloon Walled City here:
www.flickr.com/photos/18378305@N00/8412000561/in/photostream

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