Tag: offence

Woman faces fine, jail for flouting CB rules to meet boyfriend

Singapore — So what’s harder, not seeing your significant other due to restricted movements during a pandemic, or paying a fine for breaking these rules? One woman is most likely spending some time figuring this out. Renukha Arumugam, 30, has been charged with flouting circuit breaker...

Man involved in 2010 Downtown East attack now on cheating charge

Singapore — A man who was in court eight years ago for his involvement, along with gang members, in the 2010 death of a polytechnic student, appeared in court again on Thursday (Jan 27) on a charge of cheating by impersonation. Stilwell Ong Keat Pin...

Man’s drunken behaviour ‘affected safety’ of everyone on SIA flight

Singapore — A Russian national who got drunk and became disorderly on a Singapore Airlines flight was sentenced to three weeks in jail on Friday (Jan 10). “An airplane is an enclosed place. What you did affected the safety and security of all passengers, and...

Passenger who hit taxi driver gets 4-week jail sentence, ordered to pay his medical bills

Singapore—On Monday (Dec 30), a 32-year-old man named Muhammad Fadly Rosli received a four-week jail sentence and was ordered to pay for the medical bills of a taxi driver whom he had struck in an altercation on July 31 of this year. Mr Fadly pleaded...

Chinese nurse who threatened Family Court gets 3-week jail sentence

Singapore—A nurse who threatened a Family Court and who used vulgarities was given a three weeks in jail after she pleaded guilty to using threatening communications towards a public servant under the Protection from Harassment Act charge on Friday (Dec 27). Zhang Honghong, who is...

Teen allegedly groped 3 women, including two who are in their 70s

Singapore — A 17-year-old teenager appeared before the State Courts on Tuesday (Dec 24) for inappropriately touching three women, one 49 years old and another two who are in their 70s. Khamalhan Kavnor Subramaniam, a Malaysian, has been charged with outraging the modesty of these...

Driver of Maserati found guilty of causing grievous hurt to policeman, faces 59 other charges

Singapore—Thirty-five-year-old Lee Cheng Yan has been found guilty of voluntarily causing grievous hurt when he dragged police officer Staff Sergeant Khairulanwar Abd Kahar in his Maserati at a speed between 79 km/h to 84 km/h in an incident on November 17, 2017 at Bedok...

Man fined for smashing sauce bowl into another man’s face at Haidilao

Singapore—On November 14, a man was given a S$4,000 fine in court for smashing a porcelain condiment bowl into the face of a fellow patron at popular hotpot chain Haidilao last January. He pleaded guilty to one charge of causing hurt. In addition to the fine,...

Halloween fun night turns horrific as attackers injure partygoers coming home from Marina Bay Sands

Singapore—In a true-to-life horror story, a group of eight partygoers on their way home from a club at Marina Bay Sands were attacked and badly injured by three men, one of whom was wearing a doctor’s coat. The partygoers initially thought it was just a...

Alleged administrator of SG Nasi Lemak chat group faces additional charge of possessing pornographic material

Singapore—One of the four men arrested last week in connection with the reported Telegram chat group SG Nasi Lemak that distributed obscene material to its 44,000 members faced a new charge in court on Tuesday, October 22. Twenty-six-year-old Leonard Teo Min Xuan, who is believed...