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Austin Camoens

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2 May 2019 | 6:56 PM

Former IGP on IPCMC: Amending Article 140 could lead to outside manipulation

KUALA LUMPUR: Amending Article 140 of the Federal Constitution could lead to outside manipulation of the police force, says former Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Musa Hassan.

2 May 2019 | 3:40 PM

Outgoing IGP: Police against IPCMC

KUALA LUMPUR: The police force does not want to hand over the power to take disciplinary action against its personnel to the proposed Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC).

2 May 2019 | 2:36 PM

Current and incoming IGPs to meet over vacant top posts

KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun will hold a meeting with his successor Comm Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador on the appointments of several top brass at Bukit Aman.

1 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Not for the ill, it’s just plain illegal

KUALA LUMPUR: A syndicate selling fake medical certificates (MCs) has been crippled by police.

30 Apr 2019 | 2:53 PM

Cops bust syndicate selling fake MCs

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have arrested six for their involvement in a syndicate selling fake medical leave certificates (MC) here.

29 Apr 2019 | 1:33 PM

Cops probing forum on Rome Statute under Sedition Act, says IGP

PETALING JAYA: Police will investigate the forum on the Rome Statute, organised at Universiti Malaya on Saturday (April 27), under the Sedition Act, says Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun.

29 Apr 2019 | 1:16 PM

IGP: Preacher held for insulting Hinduism brought to Dang Wangi for further investigations

PETALING JAYA: A freelance Muslim preacher held for insulting Hinduism has been brought to Dang Wangi for further investigations.

23 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Prisons Dept looking into AI technology

KAJANG: The Malaysian Prisons Department is studying the use of artificial intelligence (AI) within its facilities.

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22 Apr 2019 | 12:32 PM

Malaysia heading towards smart prison systems

KAJANG: The Malaysian Prisons Department is studying the viability of using artificial intelligence (AI) systems in its facilities.

17 Apr 2019 | 8:41 PM

Cops arrest 16 in raids on two online gambling dens

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have arrested 16 people after raiding two online gambling dens here in Cheras.