Topic: Special Branch
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...
Veterans share their war stories
KUALA LUMPUR: The success of an infiltration operation carried out by a Special Branch officer and his platoon depended solely on their trust towards a communist...
shot dead in
KOTA KINABALU: Two intruders believed to be scouting for targets for a kidnap-for-ransom group were killed after a dramatic shootout with Malaysian security forces off...
Eight arrested for possessing illegal firearms in Ranau
KOTA KINABALU: A gunsmith with over 20 years of experience and a soldier were among eight people held for possessing homemade firearms and bullets in Ranau district.Sabah deputy police commissioner Datuk Zaini Jass said the suspects, aged between 30 and 80, included sellers and suppliers of the illegal firearms. They were picked up in raids on Aug 6 and 7, he added.
Senoi Praaq to join the fight against poachers
PUTRAJAYA: Two General Operations Force battalions of Senoi Praaq have been deployed to assist the Wildlife Department to hunt down poachers in the forests, especially poachers hunting for the Malayan...
Caged calls on the Home Ministry to work with IGP
LETTER | The Citizens Against Enforced Disappearances (Caged) urges the Home Ministry to support the expressed desire of the inspector-general of police (IGP) to reform the police force (PDRM). Caged ...
Pastor Raymond Koh and the great cover-up
“I defy decent people to read it, without their hearts leaping in indignation and shouting their revolt…” ~ Emile Zola, ‘I accuse.’ I attended the book launch of “Where is Pastor Raymond K...
IGP: Cops not allowed to use intimidation tactics
Inspector-General of Police Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador said no one in the police force is allowed to use intimidation tactics in any situation.He said this following an incident where two activists ...
Group: We don't need another inquiry into Koh and Amri
PETALING JAYA: The government should accept the Human Rights Commission's (Suhakam) comprehensive inquiry into the disappearances of Pastor Raymond Koh and Amri Che Mat instead of appointing another task force to investigate, says Malaysians Against Death Penalty (Madpet).
‘We cannot please everyone’
PUTRAJAYA: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has defended the appointment of the members of the special task force which will investigate the alleged enforced disappearances of Pastor Raymond Koh and Amri Che Mat.
Muhyiddin gives assurance despite misgivings
PUTRAJAYA: Home Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin has given assurance that a newly-created special task force to look into the alleged enforced disappearances of Pastor Raymond Koh and Amri Che Mat will be independent despite some of the members being former and serving police officers.
Now, CAGED questions missing men task force lineup
PETALING JAYA: Citizens Against Enforced Disappearances (CAGED) is the latest to question the lineup of a task force set up to probe the disappearances of two individuals, moments after the wife of on...
Caged questions appointment of task force members
PETALING JAYA: The Citizens Against Enforced Disappearances (Caged) has questioned the appointment of the members of the task force probing the disappearance of missing pastor Raymond Koh and Perlis activist Amri Che Mat.
Amri’s wife unhappy with a member of task force
PETALING JAYA: The wife of Perlis-based activist Amri Che Mat, who disappeared in November 2014 has cautioned that a member of the task force set up to investigate her husband’s disappearance may fa...