2 men arrested over Coldplay concert tickets scam; restricted side view seats still available though

As if ticket scalpers weren’t enough trouble, some Coldplay fans had the horrible experience of being cheated out of their money after they got scammed on Carousell. According to the police, several reports were lodged between Mar 10 and 23 from victims who bought discounted tickets listed on the popular online marketplace. After transferring the money

Crime

Fatal coffeeshop brawl leaves man dead after punches to the face; attacker still on the run

On July 8, 2015, a tragic altercation over money led to the death of one man and the escape of his attacker. The skirmish involved 53-year-old Sats catering safety officer Tay Eng...

Fatal coffeeshop brawl leaves man dead after punches to the face; attacker still on the run

Too fast, not furious: Nissan GTR driver who clocked 219km/h in Seletar pleads guilty to illegal racing

As they say in the movies – “One last ride.” 37-year-old Koo Kwok En had — with his wife’s Nissan GTR — participated in an illegal race along the Seletar Link stretch,...

Too fast, not furious: Nissan GTR driver who clocked 219km/h in Seletar pleads guilty to illegal racing

Police bust man for possession of two airsoft guns and assorted accessories

The police raided the house of a young man who had two airsoft guns in his possession. It may seem like overkill for the cops to bust him for a couple of toy pistols, but his...

Police bust man for possession of two airsoft guns and assorted accessories

Three men arrested for police officer impersonation scams involving more than $150,000

Another day, another scam. This time, three men between the ages of 20 and 44 have been arrested for their suspected involvement in police officer impersonation scams. Reportedly,...

Three men arrested for police officer impersonation scams involving more than $150,000

Woman hands over voyeur husband to police; footage of her female friends found on his mobile phone

It’s a strange love story — one blighted by a partner’s felonious lust. Kevin Chin Thain Min, 35, was discovered by his wife in July 2015 to have taken various films of her...

Woman hands over voyeur husband to police; footage of her female friends found on his mobile phone

87 people arrested for peddling contraband items in six-day operation at Geylang

Eighty-seven people have been arrested for a multitude of offences during a six-day multi-agency operation in Geylang’s streets and hotels that concluded on Sunday (Mar 26)....

87 people arrested for peddling contraband items in six-day operation at Geylang

Police warn of scams involving Facebook ‘friends’ making fraudulent charges on victims’ phone bills

Of late, several people received a rude shock when their phone bills came packaged with various charges for purchases they did not make. In a post, Singapore Police Force...

Police warn of scams involving Facebook ‘friends’ making fraudulent charges on victims’ phone bills

Mum jailed five months for supplying forged hospital MCs

Nursusilla Kassim, 26, has been sentenced to a 20-week jail term for either selling or supplying forged medical certificates to men who wanted to skip drug tests. In a report by...

Mum jailed five months for supplying forged hospital MCs

Jailed: Couple who severely starved their Filipino domestic helper for more than a year

The Singaporean couple responsible for inhumanely starving their maid — to the point that she weighed only 29kg when she managed to escape — has since been sentenced to jail...

Jailed: Couple who severely starved their Filipino domestic helper for more than a year