SINGAPORE — A teen e-scooter rider who collided into a 55-year-old woman while riding above the speed limit was given a six-month probation period.
SINGAPORE — A judge who sentenced a 28-year-old man for taking upskirt videos said that the while the accused had voyeuristic disorder, it did not warrant a departure from the norm of a jail term for such offences.
SINGAPORE — For three consecutive days, an Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) officer played with a lighter while on break or waiting for her shift to start, causing three fires.
SINGAPORE — A Japanese driver was fined $7,000 and disqualified from driving for two years after he crashed his car while falling asleep, causing injuries to his passengers and a pedestrian.
SINGAPORE — Nithye Kumeren Alagapan poisoned his nephew’s milk carton with a bottle of insecticide from their workplace at a FairPrice Xtra outlet in anger over a scolding.
SINGAPORE — A male secondary school teacher admitted on Thursday (5 December) to molesting seven 14-year-old boys who were in the same CCA group.
SINGAPORE — A taxi driver said to be involved in two separate incidents of road rage was charged on Thursday (5 December) for allegedly swinging a pair of pliers at a passenger carrying a baby at Far East Plaza taxi stand.
SINGAPORE — An Australian man originally charged with causing the death of an elderly person after allegedly throwing down a glass wine bottle from a condominium was handed a new charge related to the same incident on Thursday (5 December).
SINGAPORE — A 35-year-old man accused of driving off in a Maserati car with a police officer clinging onto the vehicle was found guilty in court of causing grievous hurt to the officer and nine other charges.
SINGAPORE - Ten men, including one conveyancing lawyer, were charged for their alleged roles in four cases of housing loan cashback scam involving more than $11 million.
SINGAPORE — He molested his then 12-year-old sister twice in two months and even asked her to masturbate him on one occasion in exchange for Korean pop group BTS merchandise.
SINGAPORE — An 18-year-old girl carried out separate vicious assaults on two teenage girls just hours apart including threatening to dig the eyes out of one victim.
SINGAPORE — A man who punched a fellow cinema-goer who had asked him to stop shaking his leg during the movie was jailed for a day and fined $3,000 on Tuesday (3 December).
SINGAPORE — A 19-day-old baby suffocated after a pillow ended up over his head, highlighting the risks arising from parents sleeping with their babies.
The 58-year-old showed up in court to hear two charges: one count each of causing hurt with a weapon and of committing affray.
SINGAPORE — A police officer was charged on Friday (29 November) with obtaining sexual favours from two women who were under investigation.
SINGAPORE — Suspecting her husband of having an affair with an 18-year-old employee, Chinese national Chen Xiaqin, 39, broke a beer bottle over the girl’s head and tried to stab her with the shards.
SINGAPORE — A woman initially accused of murdering a man after a fight at Orchard Towers but later had her charge reduced to causing hurt is claiming trial to one of her three charges.
SINGAPORE — The High Court has dismissed a suit against the National University Hospital of Singapore (NUH) and its top neurosurgeon over the condition of a woman who was left in a vegetative state after her surgery.
SINGAPORE — A 13-year-old runaway girl who befriended a 48-year-old man ended up being sexually abused by him on two occasions while staying at his flat.
SINGAPORE — A Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP) student pleaded guilty to filming a fellow male student in one of the school’s toilets on Tuesday (26 November).
SINGAPORE — a 61-year-old man was jailed 16 weeks on Monday (25 November) after admitting to taking upskirt videos of women as a personal "challenge".
Upset by his wife’s nagging to solve a familial issue, a man tried to suffocate her with a plastic bag tightened over her neck. After the woman lost consciousness, Govindarajan Thiruvengadam stole her gold chain and wallet, pawning the jewellery to buy clothes and other items for his mistress and her aunt. Despite his crimes, his wife Ellapur Selvi Chanthenatever forgave him and pleaded for a lighter sentence for her husband during his plead guilty hearing on Monday (25 November).
SINGAPORE — A Mercedes Benz driver who caused the death of a motorist and severely injured his wife while recklessly driving against the flow of traffic on an expressway was jailed for a year on Monday (25 November).
SINGAPORE — A Singaporean director of a wholesale company which sold luxury items to North Korea was sentenced to two years and 10 months’ jail on Friday (22 November).