Tag Archives: POLICE

ANOTHER FT WOMAN JAILED FOR OFFERING BRIBES TO SG POLICE OFFICER

She was jailed for four weeks for her offence, after admitting offering the bribe to Inspector Loh Loong Ee. Inspector Loh and his partner were responding to a call of a suspected vice activity at Hotel Royal along Newton Road when they went to Kalugina's room, where the reported illegal activities were taking place.

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PRC TRIED TO BRIBE POLICE OFFICER, GETS JAIL INSTEAD

A Chinese National, who was already arrested for illegal bookmaking activities at the Singapore Turf Club in July last year, was instead sentenced to four weeks jail for trying to bribe a police officer while recording her statement at Jurong Police Division.

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SKI MASKS WEARING YOUTHS ARRESTED AT BISHAN

Four youths, aged between 14 and 16 years old, were arrested in Bishan by the Police for conspiracy to commit a robbery. The Police were alerted about a group of men wearing black ski masks at Bishan Street 12 around 12.55 am on Sunday.

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HERO UNCLE WHO TOOK BLOODY KNIFE AWAY ARRESTED FOR NOT GIVING PERSONAL INFO TO POLICE

It was also understood that the hero uncle, who was seen in the video prying the bloodied knife away from the hands of the attacker, was also arrested. Police also confirmed that the 61 year old man was arrested for failure to furnish his particulars to the police. So, whether you hero or not, if police ask you for your particulars, you jolly well give it to them. Else, you be a hero, but you spend time in jail.

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HIGHWAY CONTRACTOR FINED 2 YRS AGO FOR NOT TAKING SAFETY PRECAUTIONS

The contractor in charge of building the affected highway, Or Kim Peow Construction, was fined $250,000 2 years ago for failing to take safety precautions and causing a worker's death in an accident at Yio Chu Kang flyover. In 2015, 4 workers fell when the platform they were on gave way. The accident happened because the company did not check if the platform was properly put up. At the time, the Manpower Ministry said: "This is a clear case of a company that does not take workplace safety seriously". But 2 years later, they're still using the same contractor and look what happened!

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LTA SADDENED BY WORKSITE ACCIDENT, SAYS IT’LL INVESTIGATE IF THERE ARE LAPSES

The LTA has released a media statement on the Upper Changi Rd worksite accident where 1 worker was killed and another 10 injured. The deceased is from China. LTA said it is investigating if there are any lapses and working with MOM, SCDF and the Police to deal with the matter. "Preliminary investigations indicate that the corbels supporting the pre-cast beams had given way. As a precautionary measure, LTA is checking all other work sites. Works at all LTA road and rail construction sites will observe a safety timeout this morning."

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