Police on Thursday issued 1,387 fixed penalty tickets in an operation targeting illegal parking in the Yau Tsim Mong District, towing away 12 vehicles.
The force said the 12 vehicles obstructing traffic were towed away to ensure public safety and resume smooth traffic flow.
The police Mobile Video Team was also deployed to target other traffic contraventions such as unauthorized stopping and loading and unloading at bus stop and restricted zone, and parking at pedestrian crossings.
Eighty-three offending vehicles were identified for prosecution, according to the force.
Police warned that cars that obstruct traffic or endanger other road users would be subjected to repeated fines and prosecution. The vehicles could also be impounded.