Coast Guard personnel patrol in Shenzhen, Guangdong province in southern China. File photo: VCG
Southern China’s Guangdong province has drafted an incentive plan offering top rewards of up to 50,000 yuan ($7,462) for reporting illegal border crossing activities.
From January 13 to 28, the Guangdong Provincial Public Security Bureau will solicit public opinion on a draft to reward reports of illegal and criminal acts that violate immigration control.
According to the draft, if the report is confirmed and the violator is arrested by the police, the informer will be rewarded 1,000 yuan per violator, with a maximum reward of 50,000 yuan.
Informants will be rewarded 10,000 yuan for reporting a factory that employs illegal immigrants, and 1,000 yuan for each illegal immigrant seized by the police at the factory. The reward is up to 50,000 RMB per case.
The draft also proposed a reward system for reporting employment agencies that refer illegal immigrants to illegal employment, and for hiding, concealing, or helping illegal immigrants to avoid inspections.
The draft also specified a reward plan for reporting illegal acts of organizing or transporting people to cross the border illegally.
Bounty plans broadly mobilize the public to report illegal and criminal behavior that violates immigration controls, crack down on illegal and criminal behavior that undermines border controls, and state moves to maintain safety and stability. am. According to the draft, in immigration.