Tag: Singapore Police Force

Police raids net 237 people for suspected loansharking activities

Singapore -- The police have arrested 237 people (160 men and 77 women) between the ages of 13 and 77 for suspected involvement in loansharking activities. The suspects were picked up in an 11-day operation from July 20 to 30 involving officers from the Criminal...

Four suspects who flew drugs via drone between Kranji and JB nabbed

SINGAPORE –The Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB), along with the Singapore Police Force (SPF), has reported that an arrest has been made of four suspects accused of drug trafficking using an unmanned aircraft last June 20 (Saturday). The four suspects, three men and one woman,...

Forgot how to drive during CB? 22 road accidents on Friday

Singapore -- As the country entered Phase 2 of the three-step relaxation of circuit breaker measures on Friday (June 19), there were 15 road accidents in the morning alone. The accidents were reported by Facebook page Singapore roads accident.com. A total of 22 road accidents occurred...

Eight people suspected of taking part in illegal car race on KPE

Singapore – The police have arrested eight people suspected of being involved in an illegal race and dangerous driving on the Kallang-Paya Lebar Expressway (KPE). A report on todayonline.com on Sunday (May 24) said the accused were six men and two women between the ages of 20...

Look out! Police car crossing into lane at high speed!

Singapore – A police car has been filmed crossing lanes at high speed and nearly being hit by another car. The incident was captured by the dash cam of the second vehicle, whose  driver had to quickly sound the car horn and slow down. The...

Woman refuses to stop eating at Changi Airport food court, saying “I don’t like S’pore”

Singapore – A one-minute video is trending on social media showing a woman arguing with the police after breaching circuit breaker protocol while repeating that she wanted to leave Singapore. On Monday (April 13) Willy Lai shared a video on Facebook of a woman being...

Police ensure social distancing among family members with different addresses

Update as of April 14 on SPF'S Facebook Page: POLICE DO NOT CONDUCT CHECKS AT RESIDENTIAL UNITS TO ENFORCE ELEVATED SAFE DISTANCING MEASURES   On 11 April 2020, the Police received a call from a man for Police assistance for a family dispute, and responded at about...

K Shanmugam issues warning—Government will “come down quite hard” on abusers of Covid-19 relief fund

Singapore—Law and Home Affairs Minister K. Shanmugam on Monday (Apr 13) issued a warning on those who intend to abuse the Covid-19 Temporary Relief Fund. The Minister said that authorities plan to "come down quite hard” on those who file false claims. The fund allows...

Caught on cam: Speeding lorry beats red light, narrowly misses biker at intersection

Singapore – A speeding lorry beating a red light and almost hitting a biker was caught on cam. The driver and passengers have been arrested for suspected drug-related offences. Footage of a scene which looked like it came straight out of the Grand Theft Auto...

Singaporean gets award for rescuing woman trapped in public bathroom by half-naked would-be molester

Singapore—The Police awarded Reshi Kumar Thenarasu with the Public Spiritedness Award on Thursday (Mar 19). Mr Reshi had prevented the molestation of a woman at a public bathroom in November of last year. At the award ceremony, the commander of the Clementi Police Division, Assistant...