Announcements at all MRT stations warning against upskirting, molestation to ‘heighten awareness’: Police

Announcements at all MRT stations warning against upskirting, molestation to 'heighten awareness': Police

SINGAPORE: Since April, disclosures warning against harassment and taking upskirt pictures have been played at all MRT channels during high hour traffic, according to the authorities.

The news goes:” Molestation and taking upskirt images are major crimes. Offenders will be handed over to the police” .&nbsp,

A police spokesperson confirmed to TODAY on Tuesday ( Jun 4 ) that the announcements are being made to raise awareness of these crimes and deter potential criminals. &nbsp,

Although cases of pornography increased last time, with a slight increase of cases on public transportation, the authorities did not directly address the question of why the presentations had been made at this time.

The disclosures- in English, Chinese, Malay and Tamil- have piqued the interest of travellers, with some taking to cultural press to examine whether they are needed. &nbsp,

In one TikTok videos posted on May 23, the person said it was “legit, but unhappy” to discover the announcement, as it” speaks volumes about the guys in Singapore”.

In a HardwareZone platform, a string titled:” How appear Tod place may proclaim that upskirt is an offence”? appeared on April 21.

The author questioned whether like cases had an upward trend. &nbsp,

One person suggested that it might serve as a direct message to tourists that the MRT does allow for photos of rape and upskirt poses. &nbsp,