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A man arrested for his suspected involvement in series of cheating cases

The Singapore Police Force (SPF) has arrested a 45-year-old man for his suspected involvement in a series of cheating cases of “Hot Toys” Iron Man figurines which were sold online. The Police said that it received multiple reports since 4 October 2015 of victims who were allegedly cheated after placing orders for the figurines. The victims failed to receive their …

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92 drug offenders arrested in island-wide operation

The Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) conducted a sustained 11-day island-wide operation in which saw the arrest of 92 suspected drug offenders. The operation which was carried from 3 October to the morning of 14 October seized about 315 g of heroin, 136 g of ‘Ice’, 113 g of ketamine, 41 g of cannabis, 232 ‘Ecstasy’ tablets and 97 Erimin-5 tablets.. The operation was …

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12 gamblers arrested at common gaming house

12 men and 2 women aged between 21 and 63, were arrested by the Singapore Police Force (SPF) on 12 October for their suspected involvement in gambling activities. Officers from the Clementi Division arrested the suspects in a residential unit along Toh Guan Road. SPF said that the owner and occupiers of the unit were also arrested. Cash amounting to about …

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Three men commended for role in foiling snatch theft attempt

Three members of the public, Mr Teoh Kwan Yi Gabriel, Mr Muhammad Firdauz Bin Mansor and Mr Norazam B Sumadi, were commended for their public-spiritedness in a ceremony held at Jurong Division on 11 October. With their assistance, the Singapore Police Force (SPF) arrested a 50-year-old man in connection with a case of snatch theft that occurred at Marsiling Lane. The incident …

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Three men arrested for alleged involvement in pawnshop gold scam

The Singapore Police Force (SPF) has arrested three men aged between 34 and 40 for their suspected involvement in a series of cheating cases. The Police stated that it received a report on cases of cheating which involved the pawning of fake gold bangles and chains on 7 October 2016. Extensive ground enquiries conducted by Officers from Ang Mo Kio …

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Vietnamese woman jailed for providing false identity at immigration clearance

A 43-year-old Vietnamese woman, Nguyen Thi Bich Lieu was convicted in Court on 5 October 2016 for violating Sec 57(1)(k), Sec 6(1)(c) and Sec 28(4)(d) of the Immigration Act. Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) announced in a press release that Nguyen was sentenced to 10 weeks’ imprisonment and fined $1,500, in default two weeks’ imprisonment. ICA wrote that Nguyen had …

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30-yr-old man arrested for PS4 online scam

The Singapore Police Force (SPF) announced that a 30-year-old man who is believed to be involved in multiple cases of online purchase scams had been arrested. The Police said that it received numerous reports from victims who purpotedly cheated by a seller who offered a discounted price for PS4 game consoles between 4 and 28 September. The victims did not receive the items …

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