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23 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

Probe on 40,000 mule accounts

KUALA LUMPUR: Police have set their sights on close to 40,000 bank account holders said to be providing mule accounts for online scammers here.

Dodgy trade tools: Comm Amar with seized equipment used in online scams in Kuala Lumpur.
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22 Oct 2018 | 3:33 PM

More than 39k account holders to face action for helping online scammers, says cops

KUALA LUMPUR: Police will take action against more than 39,000 bank account holders for allegedly providing mule accounts for online scammers here.

22 Oct 2018 | 3:20 PM

Love hurts: Cops cripple love scam syndicate with major arrests

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian police, together with their counterparts from Hong Kong and Singapore, have crippled a love scam syndicate following several raids.

21 Oct 2018 | 4:15 PM

Motorist robbed and attacked at Batu 11 toll plaza

KAJANG: A motorist, who stepped out of his vehicle following a traffic collision at the Batu 11 Toll Plaza, was robbed of his cash and mobile phone.

10 Oct 2018 | 9:16 PM

10-year-old girl found abandoned at Pasar Seni bus station

KUALA LUMPUR: An NGO is urging family members to come forward to help a young girl found abandoned at the Pasar Seni bus station, where she had been staying for over a week.

Kamalanathan and the girl holding up a copy of the police report.
9 Oct 2018 | 9:01 PM

Woman leads police on chase before getting arrested for drugs

KUALA LUMPUR: A woman was caught with about half a kilogramme of drugs after she led police on a short pursuit in Taman Salak Jaya here on Monday (Oct 8).

3 Oct 2018 | 11:55 PM

Six Bomba divers drown in disused mining pool while trying to rescue teen

SERDANG: Six Fire and Rescue personnel drowned while trying to rescue a teenager from a disused mining pool in Taman Putra Perdana near here.

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3 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

Woman’s family shocked by nursing home treatment

KUALA LUMPUR: An infor­ma­tion technology executive is crying foul over his grandmother’s alleged mistreatment at a nursing home here in Ampang.

2 Oct 2018 | 4:09 PM

Grandmother with severe bedsores at nursing home rushed to hospital

KUALA LUMPUR: A bedridden elderly woman in a nursing home suffered severe bedsores and had to be rushed to hospital.