Trained to enforce the law, our officers also educate the public and engage the community on Singapore’s zero-tolerance approach towards drugs.

Every CNB officer embodies three pivotal roles: Enforcer, Educator and Engager – with the single objective of keeping Singapore drug-free.

We are looking for individuals who are passionate about the drug-free cause and wish to contribute towards making Singapore a safe and secure home.

This is Our Calling. It Can Be Yours Too.

When you join the CNB team, you are not just taking on a career, you are making a difference by keeping Singapore drug-free, so that everyone can live, work and play safely.

You can look forward to an exciting and rewarding career with opportunities for training, job rotation and career development. 


United by a common purpose: Sebastian Tan
Deputy Director, CNB

Sebastian Tan

“It was hard work and long hours chasing down drug offenders, but all CNB officers took on this responsibility with pride, united by a single purpose in the fight against drugs – a trait of CNB since it was formed in 1971.”

Dynamic work life: Dinesh Kumar Rai s/o Suresh Chandra Rai
Deputy Commanding Officer, Enforcement ‘E’ Division

Dinesh Kumar Rai

“I have experienced a wide spectrum of what a CNB officer does. From intelligence and investigations, I have also done strategic work such as policy planning.”

Strong teamwork: Subashiyni Ramakrishnan
Head, General Investigation ‘A’

Subashiyni Ramakrishnan
“We work closely as a team to ensure a smooth and efficient operation when we are in action.”

Multi-faceted Drug Control Approach: Taufiq Abdul Azim
Deputy Commanding Officer, Enforcement ‘E’ Division

Taufiq Abdul Azim

“Whilst enforcement has always been and will always be CNB’s sharp edge, the bureau needed to inculcate the mindset in each and every officer that education and engagement were equally crucial in the fight against drugs.”

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