SMRT Trains chief operations officer allegedly arrested for drink driving at Woodlands Checkpoint

On Saturday, a 50-year-old man was arrested at Woodland Checkpoint around 5am for drink driving. A police spokesman told TODAY that investigations were ongoing, but refrained from naming the suspect. Nothing too out of the ordinary, except a report by The Straits Times identified the individual as Alvin Kek, the chief operations officer of SMRT Trains. ...

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Police investigations find no offence conducted in viral case of BMW driver and Caltex pump attendant

Police investigations find no offence conducted in viral case of BMW driver and Caltex pump attendant

The fear of being hunted down as the subject of a highly viral controversy is real, and the man who found suddenly found himself the target of the nation’s hate has lodged...

Fined: Brit man who punched a cabbie after puking in his taxi and trying to evade fare

Fined: Brit man who punched a cabbie after puking in his taxi and trying to evade fare

A poor cabbie who had the interiors of his taxi ruined by a drunk passenger had to deal with more than just cleaning out a stranger’s vomit in his vehicle — he had to chase...

Girl had to realign jaw and gums after getting knocked down by e-scooter; rider arrested

Girl had to realign jaw and gums after getting knocked down by e-scooter; rider arrested

A reckless e-scooter rider was arrested not long after he allegedly knocked down an 11-year-old girl along Pasir Ris Drive 1 last night. The girl’s father, Rahmat Nizam Samat,...

Infamous hit-and-run road bully slapped with jail, fine, and 4-year driving ban

Infamous hit-and-run road bully slapped with jail, fine, and 4-year driving ban

An infamous driver who was repeatedly caught on multiple dash cam footages acting like a completely reckless road bully finally had the book thrown at him on Wednesday, The...

Annoyed at having to pay extra for his noodle dish, man scratched car of noodle stall owner

Annoyed at having to pay extra for his noodle dish, man scratched car of noodle stall owner

In one of the most Singaporean-like behavior ever, an elderly man was so pissed off at having to pay more for extra ingredients in his noodles that he vandalized the vehicle of...

Scoot flight returns to Changi Airport after alleged bomb threat by passenger

Scoot flight returns to Changi Airport after alleged bomb threat by passenger

A Scoot plane headed for Hat Yai, Thailand, was forced to return to Singapore mid-flight after an alleged bomb threat was made on board by a passenger. According to the police,...

Alarming new scam demands $50k in exchange for kidnapped daughters

Alarming new scam demands $50k in exchange for kidnapped daughters

Kidnap scams are in no way new, and one seems to have popped up in recent days — victims receive a text message from a “kidnapper” demanding S$50,000 to be transferred to a...

Police issue zero-tolerance warning to residing and visiting Malaysians about ‘importing politics’

Police issue zero-tolerance warning to residing and visiting Malaysians about ‘importing politics’

The Singapore Police Force (SPF) has warned all resident foreigners against using their host country as a “platform to further their political causes.” In a Facebook post,...

Singaporean Airbnb hosts fined $60k each over unauthorized rentals

Singaporean Airbnb hosts fined $60k each over unauthorized rentals

Two Singaporean Airbnb hosts were Tuesday fined S$60,000 (US$45,800) each for letting out apartments without official permission, the first such case in the city-state under new...