Man Charged for Allegedly Offering a Bribe to an Enforcement Officer
On 18 May 2022, Khan Mohammad Alamin (“Khan”) (40-year-old male Bangladeshi), was charged in Court for alleged corruption.
2. It was alleged that, on 3 February 2022, at around Choa Chu Kang Central, Khan offered a bribe of S$100 to Muhammad Raffli Bin Holip (“Muhammad”), an Enforcement Officer of Certis CISCO Security Pte Ltd., as an inducement for refraining to issue a Notice to attend Court. No bribe offer was accepted by Muhammad and the case was subsequently referred to the Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau (CPIB). For his action, Khan faces one charge punishable under Section 6(b) of the Prevention of Corruption Act.
3. Singapore adopts a strict zero-tolerance approach towards corruption. Any person who is convicted of a corruption offence can be fined up to S$100,000 or sentenced to imprisonment of up to five years or both.
4. CPIB looks into all corruption-related complaints and reports, including anonymous ones, and can be reached via the following channels:
5. Where possible, the report should include the following information:
a) Where, when and how the alleged corrupt act happened?
b) Who was involved and what were their roles?
c) What was the bribe given and the favour shown?
Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau