IN my endeavours to help the police reduce crime and bring about a safer community, I had the opportunity to work with all previous inspectors-general of police, or IGPs, starting from the days of Tun Mohamed Hanif Omar and their officers.
KUALA LUMPUR: Newly-appointed Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Datuk Seri Fuzi Harun will face various challenges in leading the police force amidst the country’s current situation, said Transparency International Malaysia (TI-M) president Datuk Akhbar Satar.
TRANSPARENCY International Malaysia (TI-M) hails the call by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) to amend Section 23 of the MACC Act 2009 to have greater clarity so that corrupt practices and other related offences can be better tackled, especially in state-owned enterprises (SOEs).
KUALA LUMPUR: Punishment for cases involving white collar crime including corruption should be reviewed to provide for heavier sentences to enhance existing penalties.
People who are caught for committing incest often justify it as their way of educating the victim on sexual matters, criminology experts said.
KUALA LUMPUR: When dealing with an offender, how victims handle a situation may determine whether or not they walk out of the scene drama-free.
IT is sad to hear that last year, the National Anti-Drugs Agency (Nada) recorded 30,847 drug addicts compared with 26,668 in 2015.
KUALA LUMPUR: It is all systems go on the first day of the mandatory PIN and pay system, a step towards a more secure payment making the signature- based payment a thing of the past.
KUALA LUMPUR: THE Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission has moved into “offensive mode” in its fight against graft, especially among civil servants.
KUALA LUMPUR: The government’s exit policy, which came into effect last year, should cover offences related to graft, fraud and negligence.
On Jan 26, Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief commissioner Datuk Dzulkifli Ahmad, speaking to the nation on television, warned corrupt politicians that he will let nothing stop him from going after them.
KUALA LUMPUR: Politicians are legislators, not welfare officers and so, the public must change its perception towards politicians by seeing them as what they are, said Democracy and Economic Affairs (Ideas) chief executive Wan Saiful Wan Jan.
KUALA LUMPUR: More than half of those arrested by Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) for corruption in the past three years are from the younger age group of below 40.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has appealed to the government to reconsider allocating more funds for the body, said MACC deputy chief commissioner (prevention) Datuk Datuk Shamshun Baharin Mohd Jamil.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's ranking on the Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) dropped by one place in 2016, with the country now ranked 55th out of 176 countries.