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Policewoman jailed five months for forging statement of alleged molestation victim


Senior Staff Sergeant Kalaivani Kalimuthu outside the court after she was found guilty of committing forgery, on Dec 27, 2018.ST PHOTO: WONG KWAI CHOW.

Senior Staff Sergeant Kalaivani Kalimuthu outside the court after she was found guilty of committing forgery, on Dec 27, 2018.ST PHOTO: WONG KWAI CHOW.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/Asia News Network): When a senior police officer was unable to meet an alleged molestation victim to interview her, she decided to speed up the investigation by forging the woman's statement.

Kalaivani Kalimuthu's account gave the impression that the alleged victim did not mind being touched and recommended that no further action be taken.

   

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