LAST November, a 50-year-old lorry driver from Johor, who had sexually assaulted his daughter for four years since she was 1, was sentenced to 81 years’ jail and eight strokes of the rotan.
KUALA LUMPUR: The removal of Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) officers from government agencies, including those classified as high and medium risk, has not gone down well with those encouraged by the country’s progress in the war against graft.
DID you know that there is a simple index that can measure a country’s economic level?
KUALA LUMPUR: The installation of a modern, auto-tracking High Definition closed-circuit television (CCTV) system in 200 "hotspots" will help the authorities bring down crime rates, said the Malaysia Crime Prevention Foundation (MCPF) today.
ALBERT Einstein once said: “I know not with what weapons World War 3 will be fought, but World War 4 will be fought with sticks and stones.”
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission’s (MACC) move to announce a corruption ranking system for all the ministries is expected to help fight misconduct in the public sector.
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.