The escalating crime rates in Melaka should be solved fast not only for the safety of the tourist, but also for the people of Malacca. We don’t want people to be living in fear due to the high crime rates. The police should not only concentrate on traffic offenders, but they should also be proactive in containing the crime index.
… and thank god they listened.
It was reported that the outcome of the meeting the police had with the state’s Newspaper Vendors Association president Khoo Teck Hoe and its members, the Malacca police will increase the number of personnel and patrol in certain areas following a rise in armed robbery cases involving newspaper vendors.
Even though, the police is more on the streets are due to this, but their presence alone would bring confident of the people on their safety.
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