Category Archives: Human Rights

Rights Experts: Japan Was Wrong to Detain Carlos Ghosn 

GENEVA – A panel of human rights experts working with the United Nations says former Renault-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn was wrongly detained in Japan and has urged “compensation” and “other reparations” for him from the Japanese government. In an opinion published Monday, the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention found that Ghosn’s detention in Japan in

MAN ARRESTED FOR MISCHIEF BY FIRE

The Police have arrested a 24-year-old man for his suspected involvement in cases of mischief by fire. On 30 October 2020 at about 3.35 pm, the Police were alerted to a case of fire where two recycling bins were burnt at the ground floor of Blk 323 and 324 of Bukit Batok Street 33. On

MAN ARRESTED FOR THEFT OF BUDGET 2020 GROCERY VOUCHERS FROM LETTERBOXES

The Police have arrested a 46-year-old man for his suspected involvement in cases of theft of Budget 2020 Grocery Vouchers at Marine Terrace. On 14 October 2020, the Police received a report where Budget 2020 Grocery Vouchers were suspected to be stolen from letterboxes at a residential block along Marine Terrace. Through ground enquiries and

MAN ARRESTED FOR OUTRAGE OF MODESTY

The Police have arrested a 44-year-old man for his suspected involvement in a case of outrage of modesty. On 24 September 2020, the Police received a report that a female victim had been molested by an unknown man while she was a bus. Through ground enquiries and with the aid of images from the police

TWO WOMEN ARRESTED FOR SUSPECTED INVOLVEMENT IN CHINA OFFICIALS IMPERSONATION SCAM

The Police have arrested two women, aged 19 and 30, for their suspected involvement in a China Officials Impersonation scam. In July 2020, the Police received a report where a female victim had purportedly received unsolicited phone calls from unknown persons claiming to be Chinese authorities. She was purportedly deceived into thinking that she was

MAN ARRESTED FOR E-COMMERCE SCAM

The Police have arrested a 20-year-old man for his suspected involvement in an e-commerce scam. On 20 October 2020, the Police received a report from a victim who had purportedly been cheated of $100 by an online seller who had sold him a redeemed Google Play card on Carousell. After payment was made by the

MAN ARRESTED FOR OUTRAGE OF MODESTY

The Police have arrested a 39-year-old man for his suspected involvement in a case of outrage of modesty. On 25 October 2020, the Police received a report that a 25-year-old woman had been molested by an unknown man at the vicinity of Bukit Panjang MRT station. Through ground enquiries and with the aid of images