Tag: theft

IKEA allegedly parodies man who stole tap from Woodlands police station

A man who stole a tap from a police station in Woodlands to install it in his own home got a three months jail sentence on Thursday (Aug 15). But that did not stop him from being parodied by IKEA. The furniture store allegedly made use...

Robber steals S$100,000 worth of jewellery from a shop in Ang Mo Kio without any weapon

Singapore – On August 14 (Wednesday), an allegedly unarmed robber, stole S$100,000 worth of jewellery from a shop in Ang Mo Kio. According to a report by The Straits Times, the police were alerted at 4:10 pm of the incident that occurred at Hock Cheong...

Young indian couple lead taxi driver on goose chase to abscond from paying fare

The son of a taxi driver shared the story of how an Indian couple seemingly led his father on a long and convoluted route in order to avoid paying the cab fare. Josh Ong, the cabbie’s son shared details of what transpired. He recounts that when...

Hackers steal and sell Netflix accounts for S$3.3

Malaysia — A concerned netizen started a Twitter thread exposing what appears to be Netflix subscription scammers. Twitter user @aidanurariza said she encountered several sellers offering Netflix services at RM10 (S$3.3). Authentic Netflix memberships range from RM33 to RM51 (S$10.98 to S$16.97) per month. It appears...

2 ladies caught on CCTV stealing shoes at Tech Whye HDB

Singapore – Clothing and shoe racks at the hallways of HDB flats have been a target of theft lately and citizen Nur Ashiqin Muhammad Kyaizam exposed the bad behaviour of two ladies caught on camera. On July 8 (Monday), Nur Ashiqin shared security cams video footage on Facebook of two ladies...

Hawker couple had savings stolen in Yishun, suspect arrested

Singapore – Just two weeks after opening their stall in 2018, a hawker couple had their savings stolen by a group of thieves. Located at Yishun Park Hawker Centre, Madam Kalsom Kamis and Mr Zaidi Zainal operate a curry puff stall. As part of her labour...

Domestic helper in Singapore steals over S$5,000 from employer, hides cash in lady parts

Singapore – A domestic helper allegedly stole S$5,002 from her employer, and it wasn’t the first time she had taken a few thousand dollars. In a report by Chinese-language daily Lianhe Wanbao, the domestic helper Bajo Nelgielyn Bobita saw an opportunity for theft when she...

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...

Singaporean finds his car missing at a mall in Johor Bahru, regrets not having insurance

It was supposed to be a day to celebrate as all people welcome the New Year 2019. But not exactly for Rudy Dil, a Singaporean who drove to Aeon Mall in Johor Bahru, when he found out that his car parked was nowhere to...

Snatch-theft in JB ends up with victims being horrifyingly run over by thieves’ car

Evidence of a brutal snatch-theft incident emerged in a video form on 17 August 2018 via Whatsapp. The video that lasted one minute and forty seconds has yet to be confirmed by the authorities as there is no mention of it in the mainstream...