8 men arrested for unlawful entry and overstaying in Singapore

8 men arrested for unlawful entry and overstaying in Singapore

Stomp·3.3k views·2020-04-07 11:19

Eight men, aged between 22 and 37, were nabbed in a multi-agency joint operation conducted last Thursday (Apr 2).

The operation, which was led by Jurong Police Division and supported by officers from the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) and the Singapore Customs, covered the forested areas at Bukit Timah Nature Reserve.

"During the operation, two men were arrested for entering Singapore unlawfully while the remaining six men were arrested for remaining unlawfully in Singapore for a period exceeding 90 days," police said in a statement on Monday (Apr 6).

The eight men were handed over to ICA for further investigations.

"The police and ICA take a serious view of attempts to overstay, enter or depart Singapore unlawfully," the statement added.

Under the Immigration Act, the penalties for overstaying or unlawful entry are a jail term of up to six months and at least three strokes of the cane.

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userr 10/04/2020

still got many havnt got caught


Your Pastor Kong 08/04/2020

now that theres no businesss on goin... no one is hiring, they left stranded.. if business was good i bet. any small company will hire them


Userf7ts 08/04/2020

SG now still got unlawful entry? So good job ya!


Bangkit 08/04/2020

yes I saw few times at kranji, bke I think this ppl are from batam, Malaysian selling cigarettes


circuit breaker 08/04/2020

Look like Thai