SFA Addressing to Video of Man Blowing Into Plastic Bags of Papadums

The Singapore Food Agency – SFA had posted on their official Facebook page addressing to the recent video circulating, showing a man using his bare hands to pack “Papadums” into plastic bags, and at the same time blowing air from his mouth, into the plastic bags, before tying it up for sale. Based on the video post, which was also posted on our Complaint Singapore Facebook group, the reported location was at Blk 724 Clementi West Street 2, however SFA reported there are no such food shop at the vicinity,…

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Declare Face Masks & Sanitisers At Singapore Customs!

Seems like our Singapore Customs are going all out against people bringing in “Face Masks” and “Sanitisers” via various Customs checkpoints in Singapore.. An online Facebook user posted a receipt showing that he was paid an unspecified tax (or duty) of S$25.20 for 7 boxes of face masks reportedly! It is unknown if the said user had failed to declare the masks to the Singapore Customs, but it is clearly indicated on prominent signages, placed before the Singapore Customs Examination points. Here is the text extract from the original post:…

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Fake Fund Raising Campaign

An online Facebook user posted an incident of a dubious door-to-door fund raising campaign, whereby it was conducted by 2 youths, who presented a suspicious looking permit issued by local authority.. Upon some investigation online, it was discovered that the campaign had actually ended and the permit’s validity period was intentionally erased away to hide the illegal act. *Note: All identities are masked to protect the privacy of all parties. Below is the fund raising campaign material presented by the suspicious youths: Here is the extract of the original post:…

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Abandon Dog Found In Fendi Paper Bag

SPCA Singapore is currently appealing for information with a S$1,000 reward, for a case of abandonment of a dog on 9 December 2019 nearby Blk 815 Jurong West Street 81 coffeeshop area. The dog was found inside a Fendi paperbag and has multiple health issues and is currently undergoing medical assessment. Anyone with credible information can call their hotline 6287 5355 Ext. 9, or email to: inspector@spca.org.sg. Information provided will be strictly confidential. You may visit the official Facebook page of SPCA HERE.

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Scam Alert: Civil Service Club’s Discounted Loyang Chalets!

Singapore Police Force shared a Facebook post by Civil Service Club (CSC) in Singapore on 26th August 2019, warning members of a scam involving CSC’s Loyang Chalets at attractive discounted prices.. The said scammer had posted on Facebook Marketplace and groups with the same ad. Below is the original post by Civil Service Club: Below is the Facebook post shared by Singapore Police Force moments ago.. Some CSC members commented immediately to their original post.. CSC recommended the following ways to protect public from CSC Loyang Chalet scams.. How you…

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Scam Alert: S$26k Electric Chair That Can Cure Cancer?

Someone wrote in his Facebook about a business tactics which he strongly suspect is a scam. In his post, he described how an organization conducts talks to persuade audiences (including his grandma) to buy their expensive electric chair that cost a whopping S$26,000 and even claimed “..can potentially cure any diseases like stroke, diabetes, arthritis and even cancer..” !!! It was after countless efforts did the complainant able to convince his grandma not to be “brainwashed” by the sales person.. Complainant would like warn everyone about such practices and hope everyone…

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Fake Harvey Norman Singapore Facebook Ads Circulating

There seems to be a fake Harvey Norman Singapore Facebook ad circulating on Facebook right now, bringing unsuspected victim to an external website (after clicking) to participate in a survey which promises monetary rewards etc.. Based on several sources, the recent scam ad was advertised (sponsored) using “Harvey Norman_Singapore” Facebook page name, which have an additional “hyphen” right between both the wording: “Norman” and “Singapore” as per the screengrab below The scam website is an external one which have no link with Harvey Norman Singapore at all, and once anyone…

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Habitual Malaysia Traffic Offender Entering Singapore!

Many concerned Facebook users had reported a maroon colour Malaysia-registered saloon car frequently travelled between Malaysia and Singapore.. According to sources, the said motor car – BPD 7377 is a habitual lane-cutter and always spotted breaking traffic rules, turning a blind eye towards the law enforcers of both countries! In this latest photograph posted by Facebook user, the said motor car was spotted cutting lane, ignoring the “double continuous white line” on the road, and cut across it arrogantly! A close-up of the said errant car, can clearly see the…

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Downgrading of Food Caterer “Delizio Catering” at 5 Burn Road $03-01, due to Food Poisoning Incident

18 persons were reported having gastroenteritis symptoms after consuming food provided by “Delizio Catering” located at 5 Burn Road, #03-01, Tee Yih Jia Food Building, Singapore 369972 on 12 December 2018. Following investigations, the Singapore Food Agency (SFA) has adjusted the food caterer’s food hygiene grade to “C” with effect from 3 June 2019, to be reviewed in 12 months, and will keep the premises under surveillance meanwhile.  Source: SFA – Singapore Food Agency It is notably to know that between July and November last year, four food caterers and…

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Beware of Fake Sheng Siong Supermarket Ads on Facebook!

There are numerous cases reported about a fake “Sheng Siong Supermarket” Facebook account posting “Sponsored” (or Paid) Facebook ads on Facebook recently!! According to several reliable sources, the said fake page will post random sponsored ads “ON and OFF“, and attempts to execute some phishing acts via an external website.. The said ad is also known to deactivate before anyone can flag it to Facebook for any action.. Despite several attempts to flag it to Facebook, it seems no actions is taken so far.. Phishing is the fraudulent attempt to obtain…

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