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Immigration offender arrests down for third year running - Straits Times Singapore #TEAMFOLLOWBACK

Immigration offender arrests down for third year running - Straits Times Singapore #TEAMFOLLOWBACK

The Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) said that immigration offences were down for the third year running. -- PHOTO: ICA By Kimberly Spykerman The Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) said that immigration offences were down for the third year running, in its half-year report card released on Tuesday. In the first six months of this year, 1,698 immigration offenders were arrested, compared to 2,077 and 3,111 over the same period in 2010 and 2009 respectively. The ICA attributed this to intensive enforcement operations together with other agencies, aimed at weeding out such offenders, as well as to advanced facial-recognition technology. Some of these illegal immigrants no longer use the traditional method of concealing themselves in trucks and vessels, but are now prone to using fraudulent methods like impersonation and fake travel documents. Please enable...

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