Five foreigners detained for house break-in

MIRI: A group of five foreigners known as ‘Geng Rantau’ were arrested by the police in less than three hours after committing an armed robbery using machetes at a double-storey bungalow at Tanjong Lo...

Blaze leaves 145 homeless

LUBOK ANTU: 145 residents from Rumah Alo, Ngemah Ili, Ulu Lemanak became homeless after their longhouse was destroyed in a fire on Thursday night. A spokesman from Betong Fire and Rescue Station (BOM...

Flood disrupts access to Tatau, Hilir Stapang

SELANGAU: Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department, Datuk Joseph Entulu Belaun had to cancel his visit to the flood victims in Tatau yesterday due to bad weather in the area. “We want to monitor t...

3 RRD, JBPM join forces in evacuating flood victims

  STAPANG: The Third Battalion of the Royal Renjer Regiment (3 RRD) and Fire and Rescue Department of Malaysia (JBPM) have provided assistance to the flood victims on Thursday. The continuous ra...

Flood victims treated to health and dental check

  SELANGAU: Two officers and eight members of LLP (Lain-Lain Pangkat) from the Ninth Brigade Markas, 803 RSAT and 624 PGAT have conducted ‘Program Jiwa Murni (PJM) Pasca Banjir’ at the relief ce...

Tow truck driver assaulted by 20

  KUCHING: A tow truck driver aged 29 has claimed that he was assaulted by a group of people. On Thursday afternoon at 3.30pm, the victim from Jalan Stephen Yong was with a friend at a shop in J...

12th Ops Selamat to be implemented until Feb 23

KOTA SAMARAHAN: Sarawak police launched its 12th “Ops Selamat”, in conjunction with Chinese New Year, at Farley Supermarket, Samarahan here yesterday. “Police has identified 17 hot spots for accident...

SLKB implemented in 19 new locations

KUCHING: Kuching North City Commission (DBKU) implemented the Coupon Parking System (SLKB) from January 2 at 19 commercial centres. The 19 commercial centres include Batu 1 1/2, Jalan Keretapi (Loron...

RM1.102 bln allocation for development in 2018

KUCHING: A total of 81 projects for the state under the Second Rolling Plan (RP2) for the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP) was approved by the Ministry of Rural and Regional Development in 2017. Minister of...

ACP Dennis Leong, new CID deputy chief

KUCHING: Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Dennis Leong Soon Kuai is the new Deputy Chief (Investigation/Legislative) of State Crime Investigation Department (CID), replacing ACP Lee Moh Le. The...