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Cops nab 89 people for vice and more

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The authorities have arrested 89 people for various offences such as vice, unlicensed moneylending, suspected drug and immigration offences.

The Jurong Police Division led the raids, which took place from May 22 to May 24 in western Singapore and the various land checkpoints.

The Traffic Police (TP), Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB), Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) and Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) were all involved in checks on 1,240 people and 1,520 vehicles.

Investigations are ongoing.

Commander of Jurong Police Division, Deputy Assistant Commissioner of Police Wilson Lim, said the police will continue to work closely with other Home Team agencies "to deal with those who carry out such illicit activities”.