Tag: Singapore Police Force

Police share ways to identify fake S$50 and S$100 notes

Singapore—Police have released a public advisory regarding the spread of counterfeit S$50 and S$100 bills. The fake notes are allegedly being used at restaurants, retail stores, and convenience shops. Police arrested and charged three men for circulating the counterfeit notes and a woman for using...

Woman making her own S$50 notes and using them for small payments in Hougang, Tampines, arrested

Singapore – On June 23 (Sunday), a woman was arrested for using fake S$50 notes as payment to retail and convenience stores in Hougang and Tampines housing estates. At about 9 am on Sunday, the police arrested a 30-year-old woman along Hougang Avenue 2 for...

Rogue drone sightings at Changi Airport cause 37 flights to be delayed

Singapore – On June 18 and 19, within a ten-hour period, about 37 scheduled flights were delayed due to unauthorised drones flying within the vicinity of Changi Airport. According to the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS), there were “confirmed sightings of unauthorised drone flying”...

3 women arrested for selling counterfeit goods worth S$28,000 in City Plaza

Singapore – On May 22 (Wednesday), three women, aged between 26 and 47, were arrested for allegedly selling replica items of luxury brands during a police raid at City Plaza. In a news release, a spokesperson from the police said the women were arrested during...

Victims of fake Lazada campaigns have lost over S$14,000

Singapore — Numerous victims have been robbed of over S$14,000 in total by scammers promising cash from fake prize campaigns linked to online shopping giant Lazada, police said in public alert on Tuesday, May 14. There have been at least 14 cases of these scams...

Teens who impersonated the police to steal cash charged in court

Singapore – Four teens who impersonated police officers and attempted to steal cash from two victims will be charged in court on May 3 (Friday). On May 1 (Wednesday) at around 6:30 am, the police were informed of an incident involving four teenagers, all aged...

K Shanmugam: Police to continue to protect Singapore’s racial and religious harmony, guard the country’s social cohesion

Singapore—The country’s Law and Home Affairs Minister, K. Shanmugam, said on Thursday, April 11, that the Singapore Police Force (SPF) will keep defending racial and religious harmony, in order to preserve the nation’s social cohesion. Mr Shanmugam was speaking at the 2019’ Police Workplan Seminar, emphasizing...

Singapore Police Force campaigns against scams in #BirdBoxChallenge social media ad

The Singapore Police Force (SPF) would never run out of appeal and comical styles, as they became viral again in their campaign against scams in a cinematic style with the #BirdBoxChallenge. Netizens tasted once more the other side of SPF aside from their dance moves...

K Shanmugam, SPF, and AVA promise a thorough investigation of Platinium Dogs Club

In a Facebook post, Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam has shown that he takes the allegations of animal mistreatment at Platinium Dogs Club very seriously indeed. On January 5, Saturday, Shanmugam told the public that he is aware that charges have been brought...

Singapore Police Force greets everyone a Merry Christmas with viral music video

Singapore – Aside from doing their jobs dutifully, the Singapore Police Force (SPF) has been busy recording their Christmas wishes for everyone which took shape in a music video. Posted on the Facebook page of the SPF on Christmas Eve, the music video proves that...