Daily Archives: 2017-01-07

Benjamin Lim’s family calls for new scheme to be extended to every case of minors and not up to police’s discretion
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

Benjamin Lim’s family calls for the new scheme to ensure young suspects below the age of 16 are accompanied during police interviews, to be extended in every case, and not subjected to police’s discretion on when or at which point to call in Read More

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Much to be improved with new scheme to ensure minors are accompanied during a police interview
By Ghui Published on by Ghui 0

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has announced that individuals below the age of 16 years will only be interviewed by the police accompanied by an independent volunteer starting from April 2017 under a new Appropriate Adult Scheme for Young Suspects (AAYS). This Read More

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