Tag: paramedics

Retiree who punched SCDF paramedic gets 5-week jail sentence

Singapore— A 64-year-old retiree who had too much to drink ended up with a five-week jail sentence on Monday, June 3, for punching a Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) paramedic last October. In an incident that occurred towards midnight on October 29, 2018, at a...

Little India riot report: Where is the SCDF in all this?

Critics have thrown scorn at the Little India Riot COI report.  Some said the COI gave the Home Team only a slap on the wrist - citing the fact that the Home Team was too busy standing their ground as rioters went to town...

Little India riot: A reconstruction

We reconstruct the two hours of horror at Little  India  At 9.23 pm Sunday, a private bus  crashes into and kills 33-year-old Indian national Sakthivel Kumaravelu at  the junction of Race Course Road and Hempshire Road. The commotion draws a  crowd. SCDF and police are called in,...