According to a story on, Chinese citizens will soon have virtual police officers popping up on their computer screens when they are surfing on sites that contain "information that does public harm and disrupts social order." These sites include pornography, Internet gambling, inciting secession, etc.

The Bureau said that the cyber cops would be on the lookout for websites and Internet activities that incite secession, promote superstition, gambling, fraud and pornography.

'It is our duty to wipe out information that does public harm and disrupts social order,' said Zhao Hongzhi, Deputy Chief of Internet Surveillance for Beijing’s Public Security Bureau.