16 May '18, 12pm

SCDF NSF DEATH: 4 officers have had promotions withheld pending conclusion of investigations

SINGAPORE: Criminal proceedings may be launched against those found responsible for the drowning of a full-time national serviceman (NSF) from the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF). "The State Coroner may call for an inquiry into the death. The Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) is also reviewing the case with a view to criminal proceedings," said the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) in a media release on Wednesday (May 16). Advertisement MHA added that the two SCDF regulars who were arrested over the incident will be interdicted from service on half-pay, pending the outcome of police investigations. Four other officers who are being investigated will have their promotions withheld in the meantime. They were supposed to be promoted on Jun 1. MHA also announced that the Board of Inquiry convened to look into the incident and make recommendations will be chaired by a senior ...

Full article: https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/scdf-nsf-d...

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