103 operations awarded the Minister's Awards 2014

26 Sep 2014

A total of 103 Minister’s Awards will be presented on Friday, 26th September 2014, to outstanding officers from the Singapore Police Force (SPF), Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF), Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA), Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) and Singapore Prison Service (SPS) who have contributed to successful Home Team operations from August 2013 to July 2014.

Mr Teo Chee Hean, Deputy Prime Minister, Coordinating Minister for National Security and Minister for Home Affairs is the Guest-of-Honour for the event, which would be held at the Home Team Academy. He will present 2 Home Team Achievement Awards (HTAA) and 101 Minister for Home Affairs Operational Excellence (OE) Awards to Home Team officers, teams and agencies who had achieved exceptional operational outcomes in collaborative projects or had demonstrated outstanding efficiency and competency in major operations, cases and projects. Refer to Annex A for the full list of organisations who are recognised for the awards.

The case details of six operations that are recognised for the HTAA and OE Awards are appended at Annex B. These operations include the arrest of two persons for cheating elderly persons, and two Sri Lankans who had overstayed in Singapore.

Issued by:
Central Narcotics Bureau
for Ministry of Home Affairs
26 September 2014

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