12 Nov '17, 3pm

Six arrested for using abusive language, causing hurt to police officers.

SINGAPORE - The police have arrested five men and a woman for using abusive language and causing hurt to police officers, in four separate cases over the weekend. "The police take a serious view against persons who obstruct police officers from carrying out their duties or cause them physical and verbal harm," said the Singapore Police Force in a statement on Sunday (Nov 12) night. In the first case, a 36-year-old man hurled vulgarities at officers from the Ang Mo Kio Division when they they arrived at 462 Sembawang Drive on Saturday evening. Another incident on Saturday involved an 18-year-old who was seen hitting himself on his head during a dispute at Block 211B Compassvale Lane. When officers from Ang Mo Kio Police Division tried to stop him from hurting himself, the man turned violent and assaulted a female officer. On Sunday morning, an officer from Clementi Police D...

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