Counter-terrorism in Singapore
Counter-terrorism in Singapore is a series of measures implemented in Singapore to detect and prevent terrorism, and to minimise damage from such terrorist acts should they occur. These measures invol...
Singapore Airlines Flight 117
On 26 March 1991, Singapore Airlines Flight 117 was hijacked in flight by four male passengers from Pakistan. The aircraft landed at Singapore. After their demands were not met, the hijackers threaten...
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Gurkha Contingent
103°52′44.79″E / 1.3392806°N 103.8791083°E / 1.3392806; 103.8791083The Gurkha Contingent (Abbreviation: GC) is a line department of the Singapore Police Force from the South A...
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Internal Security Department (Singapore)
103°50′38.72″E / 1.3234944°N 103.8440889°E / 1.3234944; 103.8440889The Internal Security Department (ISD; Chinese: 新加坡内部安全局; pinyin: Xīn jiā pō nèi bù ān quán jú) is a...
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Azahari Husin
Dr. Azahari bin Husin (14 September 1957 – 9 November 2005), also Azahari Husin, Azhari Husin, was a Malaysian who was believed to be the technical mastermind behind the 2002 Bali bombing. He was kill...
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Laju incident
The Laju Incident (Chinese: 拉裕事件) occurred on 31 January 1974 in Singapore, when four armed men attacked the Shell oil refinery complex on Pulau Bukom and later hijacked the ferryboat Laju.
On 31 ...
Abu Bakar Bashir
Abu Bakar Bashir (Arabic: أبو بكر باعشير‎;  pronunciation  AH-boo BAH-kahr BAH-SHEER;[əˌbuˈbɛkər ba:ʕaɕir] also Abubakar Ba'asyir, Abdus Somad, and Ustad Abu ("Teacher Abu"); born ...
Singapore embassies attack plot
The Singapore embassies attack plot was a plan in 2001 by Jemaah Islamiyah (JI) to bomb the diplomatic missions and attack personnel of the United States, Australia, the United Kingdom, and Israel bas...
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) was established on 1 January 2007. The school came about as an expansion of the Institute of Defence and...
Mas Selamat bin Kastari
Mas Selamat bin Kastari (born 23 January 1961), an Indonesian-born Singaporean, was for more than a year Singapore's most-wanted fugitive after escaping from detention on 27 February 2008. The search ...
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Joni Hendrawan
Joni Hendrawan, also known as Idris is an Indonesian, who after escaping conviction for his role in the 2002 Bali Bombing, was convicted for the 2003 Marriott Hotel bombing.
Hendrawan grew up in t...
Public Transport Security Command
103°53′26.63″E / 1.3263556°N 103.8907306°E / 1.3263556; 103.8907306The Public Transport Security Command (TransCom) Chinese: 公共交通保安指揮處) is a specialised transit police uni...
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Al-Mukmin Islamic school
The Al-Mukmin Islamic boarding school also known as Pesantren Al-Mukmin and Pondok Ngruki, is a pesantren ('Islamic boarding school') located in Ngruki, a suburb in the city of Surakarta, Central Ja...
Total Defence (Singapore)
Total Defence (or TD) is the name of Singapore's comprehensive defence strategy, adapted from countries like Denmark, Finland, Sweden, Switzerland and Austria. It is based on the understanding that be...
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Special Operations Force (Singapore)
The Special Operations Force (SOF) is the Republic's Army Special Forces composed of highly trained elite soldiers within the Singapore Armed Forces Commando Formation and an essential component of th...
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MacDonald House bombing
The MacDonald House bombing occurred on 10 March 1965, at the Hong Kong and Shanghai Bank building (now known as MacDonald House) along Orchard Road of Singapore, which was then part of Malaysia. The ...
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Abu Dujana (Jemaah Islamiah)
Abu Dujana ( pronunction  AH-boo doo-JAH-nah; born Ainul Bahri in Cianjur, West Java, 1968) was the military leader of Jemaah Islamiah from 2005 until June 2007 when he was arrested. As of D...
Tay Seow Huah
Mr Tay Seow Huah (1932 or 1933 – September 1980) was a senior civil servant who served at various times as Director of the Special Branch, Director of the Security and Intelligence Division, Per...
Kiddy Bag
Kiddy Bag is a safety kit issued by the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) that is designed to help children to cope in an emergency.The bag contains a whistle to draw attention, a wristband with th...
Gurkha Contingent Pipes and Drums Platoon
The Singapore Police Force Gurkha Contingent Pipes and Drums Platoon is a 35 strong platoon currently led by Inspector Buddhi Gurung. The Honorary Band President is Superintendent Tony Bergin, who is ...
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Dulmatin
Dulmatin (6 June 1970 – 9 March 2010) was a senior figure in the militant group Jemaah Islamiyah (JI) and one of the most wanted terrorists in Southeast Asia.He was also known as Amar Usmanan, ...
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Special Tactics and Rescue (Singapore)
103°48′01.76″E / 1.2951139°N 103.8004889°E / 1.2951139; 103.8004889The Special Tactics and Rescue (STAR, Chinese: 警察特工队) is the elite SWAT equivalent of the Singapore Poli...
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Exercise Deep Sabre
Exercise Deep Sabre is a multi-national maritime interdiction exercise conducted in August 2005 in South China Sea.Launched at the Changi Naval Base in Singapore, the exercise is part of the Prolifera...
Jemaah Islamiyah
Jemaah Islamiah (Arabic: الجماعة الإسلامية‎, al-Jamāʿat ul-Islāmíyatu, meaning "Islamic Congregation", frequently abbreviated JI), is a Southeast Asian militant Islamist terrorist organizati...
Security on the Mass Rapid Transit (Singapore)
In the Mass Rapid Transit system in Singapore, security issues related to crime and terrorism are not high on the agenda of the system's planners since its inception. Every station has a CCTV, and a s...
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2002 Bali bombings
The 2002 Bali bombings occurred on 12 October 2002 in the tourist district of Kuta on the Indonesian island of Bali. The attack killed 202 people (including 88 Australians, 38 Indonesians, 27 Britons,...
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Chng Suan Tze v. Minister for Home Affairs
Chng Suan Tze v. Minister for Home Affairs is a seminal case in administrative law decided by the Court of Appeal of Singapore in 1988. The Court decided the appeal in the appellants' favour on a tech...
Chng Suan Tze v. Minister for Home Affairs - Wikipedia
Internal Security Act (Singapore)
The Internal Security Act (ISA) of Singapore (Cap. 143, 1985 Rev. Ed.) is a statute that grants the executive power to enforce preventive detention, prevent subversion, suppress organize...
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Mohamad Farik Amin
Mohamad Farik Amin, alias Zubair alias Zaid, is a Malaysian who is alleged to be a senior member of Jemaah Islamiyah and al Qaeda. He is currently in American custody in the Guantanamo Bay detention c...
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Mount Vernon Camp
103°52′44.79″E / 1.3392806°N 103.8791083°E / 1.3392806; 103.8791083Mount Vernon Camp, also known as the Gurkha Cantonment, is an establishment of the Singapore Police Force bu...