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Enforcement Operations Against Massage Establishments And Public Entertainment Outlets

by September 12, 2018 Sports

The Police have arrested one man and nine women, aged between 22 and 45, during a series of enforcement operations against massage establishments and public entertainment outlets along Foch Road, Tanjong Pagar, North Bridge Road, Beach Road and Queen Street on 11 and 12 September 2018.

During the enforcement operations conducted by Central Police Division, two unlicensed massage establishments were detected and two licensed massage establishments were found to have contravened licensing conditions. A 32-year-old man was arrested for offences under the Immigration Act.

During the enforcement checks on public entertainment outlets, two outlets were found to have contravened the licensing conditions. Nine women, aged between 22 and 45, were arrested for offences under the Employment of Foreign Manpower Act.

Actions will be taken against the operators for flouting the rules and regulations under the Public Entertainment Act and Massage Establishment Act. The Police takes a serious view of anyone found breaking the law and will continue to take tough enforcement stance against such activities.

Source: Singapore Police Force