56 people arrested in Geylang during overnight anti-crime blitz

SINGAPORE - A joint overnight operation in Geylang has resulted in the arrests of 56 people for various offences.

The anti-crime blitz, which ended on Friday, was led by Bedok Police Division and involved enforcement officers from the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority, Central Narcotics Bureau and Health Sciences Authority.

The suspects were made up of 21 men and 35 women, aged between 18 and 73. Their array of alleged crimes included vice and drug-related offences, immigration offences and the peddling of illegal sexual enhancement products.

Investigations are ongoing.