Tag: Singapore Police Force

Brawl outside KTV Lounge at Peace Centre

By: Obbana Rajah Two viral videos of a brawl that occurred outside a KTV lounge at Peace Centre, along Selegie Road, have been circulating Whatsapp Messenger and Facebook are from an old case in Aug 2017. The first shows two groups of people spewing vulgarities, with...

When will the government listen?

Fatimah Lateef is one flustered and exasperated politician. The MP for Marine Parade GRC has been crying out loud about the nocturnal activities going on in her Geylang ward since 2012. Nothing much was done. Then the Police Commissioner went to the Commission of Inquiry...

Review the Home Team

by Tan Bah Bah This is what the general manager of a security solutions company said about the Woodlands Checkpoint security: "If we want to completely stop vehicles we would recommend that cat claws devices be used together with another barrier, such as road blockers. ...

Crime: Police lists key concerns

Singapore Police Force (SPF) says that crime touched a 30-year low in 2013 but there's an increase in commercial and cyber crimes   Courtesy: SPF   In April 2013, Kishore Mahbubani, the dean of Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, claimed in his regular column in the...

Little India inquiry’s fearless duo

by Tan Bah Bah So far we have not heard anything much from NTUC's John   De Payva or chairman of West Coast CCC's Chua Thiam Chwee at the Committee of Inquiry hearing on the Little India riot. But the Singapore Police Force and The Straits Times had...

What If The Police Had Used Force

By Gaurav Sharma The Little India riots of last Sunday have sparked much debate  about the role of the Singapore Police Force and its decision not to  use undue force, service revolvers and anti-riot equipment such as the tear gas  to quell the violent mob. So much so...