Enforcement Operation Against Public Entertainment Outlets
The Police conducted a two-day operation against public entertainment outlets along Middle Road and South Bridge Road from 6 to 7 August 2019.
During the operation conducted by Central Police Division, two licensed public entertainment outlets were found to have contravened public entertainment licensing conditions. A total of 30 persons were arrested for various offences during the operation. The breakdown is as follows;
5 men and 7 women were arrested for not having a work permit
2 women were arrested for not having a work permit and suspected to be illegal immigrants
Ten women were arrested for not having a work permit and suspected drug-related offences
5 men and 1 woman were arrested for drug-related offences
Investigations are ongoing.
Actions will be taken against the operators for flouting the rules and regulations Public Entertainments Act. The Police take a serious view against anyone involved in criminal activities and will continue to take tough enforcement actions against those found breaking the law.
Source: Singapore Police Force