A man who cheated SBS Transit of more than $200,000 through a company he set up to carry out the scam was jailed 11 months on Friday (22 June). Koh Dawei, 34, had earlier pleaded guilty to 20 cheating charges involving about $66,610. Court documents show that Koh set up a company called Azech Engineering
A man who poured freshly boiled water on his ex-wife’s face following a dispute was jailed six months on Wednesday (20 June).
A man who sexually assaulted and molested his young niece over five years was jailed 10 years and nine months on Tuesday (19 June). The 62-year-old man, who cannot be named to protect the victim’s identity, pleaded guilty in the State Courts to two molest charges and a charge of attempted sexual assault
He filmed four of his family members bathing using a pinhole camera in the shape of a clothes hanger. He also took upskirt videos of his colleagues and videos of them in the toilet using a mobile phone.
A teenage e-scooter rider admitted to crashing into a housewife, which left the victim in a coma, at the State Courts on Wednesday (13 June).
Foo Siang Thian, 59, pleaded guilty to one charge of armed robbery and one charge of stealing a motorcycle. Foo was also disqualified from holding any motor vehicle license for three years from the time of his release from prison. Another charge of motorcycle theft was taken into consideration for his
A 55-year-old man became the first person to be convicted under the Organised Crimes Act (OCA) for his role in an elaborate multi-million dollar gambling syndicate.
A 60-year-old repeat offender was sentenced to nine years’ jail for robbery on Thursday (7 June). Andrew Tan Siew Kong pleaded guilty in the State Courts to a charge of robbery and another charge of attempted robbery. Deputy Public Prosecutor (DPP) Hui Jia Lun told the court that Tan had repeatedly
A man who slashed his former girlfriend’s face following an argument was sentenced to four years and nine months' jail along with six strokes of the cane at the State Courts on Wednesday (6 June).
A man who molested his maid four times within nine days into her employment pleaded guilty to the offences on Tuesday (5 June).
A property agent who failed to report a suspicious deal involving a $23.8 million bungalow in Sentosa Cove that he handled was fined $10,000 on Tuesday (5 June).
A man who was involved in a credit card scam amounting to over $45,000 and consumed drugs was sentenced to nine years’ jail and six strokes of the cane on Thursday (31 May). Gardi Bandi, 40, pleaded guilty in the State Courts to six charges of cheating and one charge of drug consumption. For the drug
A police officer pleaded guilty on Thursday (31 May) to being a senior member of the Sio Gi Ho secret society as well as the founder and headman of a biker gang. Umar Hassan, 38, pleaded guilty at the State Courts to two charges of being a member of an unlawful society. Deputy Public Prosecutor (DPP
A man who battered his friend twice within the span of six months and assaulted police officers with a wooden chair in February was jailed over 21 months on Wednesday (30 May).
A man who pretended to be a police officer in order to con foreigners into handing over their mobile phones near Marina Bay Sands last December received a 10-month jail term on Wednesday (30 May).
An Australian businessman who harassed patrons at a Robertson Walk restaurant, molested the establishment’s female manager and later assaulted a police officer was jailed three months and fined $6,500 on Monday (28 May). Jones Scott Ingram, 43, was convicted in the State Courts on three charges: two
A man with a history of violence so frequent - that the prosecution said it painted a “disturbing picture” of him - was sentenced to a week and two years’ jail on Friday (25 May).
A Norwegian man who fondled a woman at Clarke Quay last August was sentenced to one year’s jail and three strokes of the cane on Friday (25 May). Gregersen Tommy, 49, had pleaded guilty at the State Courts on 18 May to molesting the inebriated 24-year-old woman. Tommy, a site and commissioning manager
A Lithuanian man who cheated local retailers of over $17,000 in a series of credit card scams last September was jailed for three years on Thursday (24 May). Simovicius Robertas, 24, who was working for a Lithuanian syndicate, pleaded guilty in the State Courts to seven charges of cheating. Deputy
A man who drove a van while under disqualification for life and harassed his girlfriend despite a Protection Order against him was jailed and fined on Wednesday (23 May). Tommy Koh Leng Theng, 37, pleaded guilty in the State Courts last month to four offences – driving despite being banned from driving
A Chinese national who assaulted a man with a broken beer bottle last August was jailed six months on Tuesday (22 May). Huang Jinsong, 44, pleaded guilty at the State Courts to one charge of causing hurt with a weapon that is likely to cause death. Deputy Public Prosecutor (DPP) Jason Chua told the
A man who stalked his fiancee's mother, whom he had blamed for his relationship troubles, was jailed on Tuesday (22 May).
A foreign domestic worker who bit a six-month-old baby twice last December was jailed for 10 weeks at the State Courts on Tuesday (22 May).
Two Indian nationals who pawned fake gold chains here last November were jailed six months each on Friday (18 May). Monga Arun, 20, and Monga Ajay, 39, pleaded guilty to two charges each of cheating at the State Courts. State Prosecution Officer S. Krishnan said in court that between 31 October and