The Online Citizen (TOC) refuses to apologise for misleading the public

The Online Citizen (TOC) has refused to apologise for the controversy caused by their video of the incident involving the elderly woman and the Singapore Police Force (SPF). TOC claims that they have been “appropriate and fair” when interviewing the elderly woman. The elderly woman’s son had sent a legal letter to TOC on 7 […]

Think you encounter a racist incident? Make a police report.

Encounter a racist incident? Make a police report!

This is how racism looks like, making disparaging remarks like “Malay, is it? Okay, no wonder”. A woman, Tan Beow Hiong, 57, is charged with one count of public nuisance and two counts of knowingly committing an act that is prejudicial to the maintenance of harmony between different religious or racial groups and disturbs or […]

A good officer was maligned by The Online Citizen

A good officer was maligned by The Online Citizen

On 17 May, SI Jeff attended to an elderly woman with dementia while on duty, but was accused of bullying her instead. A video uploaded by instagrammer @nichology allerged that officers had “clustered an elderly auntie who had taken off her mask because she was feeling breathless”. The story was picked up and published by TOC […]