DISTRICT 27 - SEMBAWANG

Sembawang is a major military presence as a wharf for international navies to receive logistical support while docked in Singapore. But between the local dishes available throughout the town and the quirks of the land – like the country’s only ‘natural hot spring’, for example – there’s not much else in this suburban district.
RECENT ARTICLES IN District 27 - Sembawang

Jailed: Yishun dad who splashed hydrochloric acid onto own son’s face

With two case of brutally killed (allegedly) cats popping up in Yishun yesterday, this case in Siao Lang Town shouldn't even be surprising Still, pretty horrific though —...

Jailed: Yishun dad who splashed hydrochloric acid onto own son’s face

WATCH: Weird collision along Sembawang Road leaves car on top of another

It’s one of those weird incidents that didn’t happen exactly in Yishun, but at a close enough vicinity to have some of the revolting and wacky happenings rub...

WATCH: Weird collision along Sembawang Road leaves car on top of another

2 alleged cases of heinous cruelty to cats pop up in Yishun in less than several hours

Yishun never fails to horrify, and today is no different Harking back to the days when rampant cruelty to stray cats transpired across Siao Lang Town, two new cases (in less than...

2 alleged cases of heinous cruelty to cats pop up in Yishun in less than several hours

Suspected drug trafficker led CNB and TP in violent car chase headed towards (yes) Yishun

Early Tuesday morning, a suspected drug trafficker led the authorities on a wild car chase along Lentor Avenue that ended pretty violently when he tried to evade arrest by...

Suspected drug trafficker led CNB and TP in violent car chase headed towards (yes) Yishun

Yishun optometrist convicted of pushing 60-year-old neighbour down staircase

File this one under Siao Lang Town, because another loony happening has transpired in the not-so-sleepy district of Yishun It's six months in jail for 39-year-old optometrist...

Yishun optometrist convicted of pushing 60-year-old neighbour down staircase

A spiffy website has been set up to compile all the f*cked up happenings in Yishun

Move over Reddit's /r/yishun and @YishunMan, there's now a whole new online platform dedicated to Singapore's northern rung of the netherworld Bookmark The Yishun Dream in your...

A spiffy website has been set up to compile all the f*cked up happenings in Yishun

Man calmly tries to open door of random car at traffic junction, and of course it happened in Yishun

If it was any other neighbourhood, folks would totally express their spitting outrage and horror over this man who was caught on tape trying to open a car door for no reason at...

Man calmly tries to open door of random car at traffic junction, and of course it happened in Yishun

Nee Soon South builds even more designated smoking points to make smokers feel like second-class citizens

In the Singapore government's further efforts to engineer a smoke-free nation, this new social experiment involves caging up smokers through designated smoking points across the...

Nee Soon South builds even more designated smoking points to make smokers feel like second-class citizens

Young SAF regular found to have committed suicide with own rifle in Sembawang Camp

In a sad revelation in court yesterday, the death of a young Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) regular servicemen in Sembawang Camp was officially ruled a suicide, Channel...

Young SAF regular found to have committed suicide with own rifle in Sembawang Camp

A man was arrested in Yishun (of course) for trying to use a stun gun on police officers

Ah Yishun, you never fail to entertain The district that's notoriously known to be where the crazies roam (of course it's not true, the crazies sometimes wander into Sembawang...

A man was arrested in Yishun (of course) for trying to use a stun gun on police officers