Guangdong Police uncovered a 10-million yuan case of cross-provincial auto part counterfeiting

tools for criminal purpose seized by the police (photo from

On August 31, the Sanshui police station of Foshan Municipal Public Security Bureau held a press conference. It announced that the local police used Alibaba’s platform and its big data technology for governance to successfully destroy a criminal chain of auto part counterfeiting, cracking down on two criminal gangs and capturing 14 criminal suspects. The case valued at over 10 million yuan.

As approved by the procuratorate, the suspects have been arrested and the case is pending for further hearing.

The Chinese Representative Office of VDA, Volkswagen, Ford and Honda respectively presented a plaque to Sanshui police station and Alibaba as an appreciation for their efforts in IPR protection.