Illegal wildlife farm in Sibu busted
MIRI: In yet another wildlife rescue, enforcement officers moved in on a farm located in the Sibu district and seized some two dozen mammals, birds and crocodiles.
Police bust fake work permit syndicate, 17 arrested
SHAH ALAM: A syndicate producing fake work permits for foreigners has been busted, with the arrest of 17 individuals including two ringleaders in 11 raids conducted in Klang and Shah Alam yesterday an...
Two duped in Johor land scams
JOHOR BARU - A businessman, who paid a deposit for a piece of land for sand mining, was instead duped of thousands of ringgit in a scam.
Two duped in Johor land scams
JOHOR BARU: A businessman, who paid a deposit for a piece of land for sand mining, was instead duped of thousands of ringgit in a scam.
Father held at knife-point over RM20
“I will kill you,” a drug addict screamed as he held a knife to his own father’s neck – just because the latter refused to give him RM20, reported Kosmo!.
11 held, human trafficking ring crippled
KUALA LUMPUR: Police said they have crippled a cross-border human trafficking syndicate with the arrest of 11 suspects, including the mastermind, and discovery of 66 victims this month.
Bateq deaths confirmed linked to measles
PUTRAJAYA: Investigations into the deaths of 15 Bateq in Kuala Koh, Kelantan found that the fatalities were mostly linked to measles, and not due to water polluted by heavy metals, says the Health Ministry.
Govt retiree loses RM575,350 in telephone scam
KEPALA BATAS: A government retiree lost RM575,350 after being duped by a telephone scam syndicate which alleged she was involved in money laundering here recently, said North Seberang Perai police chi...
American tourist dies after car ploughs into him
KUCHING: An American tourist who was knocked down by a multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) on Jalan Padungan here yesterday morning while crossing the road, died about two hours later at the Sarawak General H...
IGP warns MyKad syndicates of action under Sosma
KUALA LUMPUR: Syndicates which produce and sell fake birth certificates and identity cards to foreigners could face action under the Security Offences (Special Measures) Act 2012, the Inspector-Genera...
Foreigner found stabbed to death in car
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): A Bangladeshi man in his early 30s was found dead with stab wounds to his face, arms and abdomen in the driver’s seat of a car in...
Mechanic loses savings to scammer posing as cop
KUANTAN: A mechanic lost his savings totalling RM27,400 yesterday after he transferred the money to an account purported to belong to Bank Negara, on the instructions of a scammer posing as a police o...
Police begin probe into MyKad fake news
PETALING JAYA: Investigations are underway following two police reports lodged by the National Registration Department (NRD) in connection with the dissemination of fake news that it granted MyKad to Chinese nationals recently.
Minister to be summoned
KUALA LUMPUR: Bukit Aman will call up several individuals, including a minister, who were alleged to have defamed controversial preacher Dr Zakir Naik, says Bukit...
Don’t stir up sensitive issues – CID director
Datuk Huzir Mohamed – Bernama file photo
KUALA LUMPUR: Police have reminded the people not to play up issues which touch on racial sensitivities of the plural society in this country.
Serial burglar shot dead
KOTA KINABALU: A man wanted for over a dozen robbery and burglary cases was shot dead after he tried to attack police with a machete during an early morning raid near Taman Palm Height in Lahad Datu. The 28-year-old, believed to be an illegal immigrant, tried to...
MDs plead guilty to negligence
IPOH: Representatives from two companies pleaded guilty in a Sessions Court to being negligent that resulted in the deaths of two workers in separate cases.
Man loses US$100,000 in staged robbery
PETALING JAYA: A man who thought he was getting a really good deal by exchanging US dollars at a higher rate lost more than US$100,000 in a staged robbery.
6 men arrested over Miri businessman’s murder
MIRI: Police have arrested six men in connection with the murder of a businessman here, whose rotting corpse was found floating in Sungai Suai here four days after he was reported missing on June 29.
Six men arrested over Miri businessman’s murder
MIRI: Police have arrested six men in connection with the murder of a businessman, whose rotting corpse was found floating in Sungai Suai here, four days after he was reported missing on June 29.
Six men arrested for Miri businessman’s murder
MIRI, Aug 19 — Police have arrested six men in connection with the murder of a businessman here, whose rotting corpse was found floating in Sungai Suai here four days after he was reported missing o...