Malaysia’s Islamic family laws have gone from best to worst, says activist

Source: https://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/ KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s Islamic family laws suffered two rounds of regression in the 1990s and early 2000s following amendments to the law, according to a rights activist. Zainah Anwar, executive director of international rights group Musawah, said the law reforms took away many progressive reforms made previously, adding that Malaysia’s Islamic family laws Read more about Malaysia’s Islamic family laws have gone from best to worst, says activist[…]

A glimpse of explosive scandals triggered by phone recordings.

Source: https://www.nst.com.my/ 1972: United States president Richard Nixon had around 3,700 hours of secretly taped meetings and phone conversations, which took place in the White House and other locations. The infamous Watergate scandal blew up in 1972 after several “burglars” were caught breaking into the offices of the Democratic National Committee at the Watergate Hotel in Read more about A glimpse of explosive scandals triggered by phone recordings.[…]

Malaysia police acting to solve thousands of dormant commercial crime cases.

Source: https://www.thestar.com.my/ KUALA LUMPUR: Around 55,000 dormant cases have been found in the Commercial Crimes Investigations Department (CCID), some going back to the department’s inception in 2005, with some 57% of them acted on and solved. “We have taken the appropriate steps and have been successful in solving a large number of these cases. “The Read more about Malaysia police acting to solve thousands of dormant commercial crime cases.[…]

Private Investigator is Top 5 Highest Paying Careers in Criminal Justice.

Souce: https://minutehack.com/ If you are thinking of entering into the criminal justice system, there are a variety of high paying careers for candidates who have diverse experience and the right education behind them. With the U.S government focusing on increasing security, deterring crime, and rehabilitating offenders, those who choose to study programs within the field Read more about Private Investigator is Top 5 Highest Paying Careers in Criminal Justice.[…]

RM1mil lost to Macau Scam in 2019 in Johor.

Source: https://www.thestar.com.my/ ISKANDAR PUTERI: More than a million ringgit was lost to Macau Scam in Johor last year, with the number of cases reportedly on the rise. Iskandar Puteri OCPD Asst Comm Dzulkhairi Mukhtar said that until the end of 2019, there were a total of 41 Macau Scam cases reported in the state. “Out Read more about RM1mil lost to Macau Scam in 2019 in Johor.[…]

Woman sends nude photo in loan application

Source: https://www.thestar.com.my/ AN engineer in Kuantan became the latest victim of an online blackmail scam after sending her nude photo to a syndicate for “loan approval”. Harian Metro reported that the 29-year-old first discovered the syndicate’s loan advertisements on Facebook in early December 2019. “The woman handed over a copy of her identity card, salary Read more about Woman sends nude photo in loan application[…]

Latest Financial Scam in Malaysia – TAC Scam Alert

16 November 2018 Recently, there have been increasing reports on a new phone scam tactic where scammers will try to fool victims into sharing the TAC (Transaction Authorization Code) number. The modus operandi of this scam is as follows:- The scammer / hacker will login to your online banking account by random password generation. The Read more about Latest Financial Scam in Malaysia – TAC Scam Alert[…]

Malaysian police probing data leaks involving 46.2 million mobile phone numbers

http://www.todayonline.com KUALA LUMPUR — Malaysian police are investigating the leak of some 46.2 million mobile phone numbers and mobile virtual network operators (MVNO) in what could possibly be the country’s biggest personal data breach. At the same time, Internet regulator Malaysia Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) met with local telcos to brief them on the Read more about Malaysian police probing data leaks involving 46.2 million mobile phone numbers[…]

FBI chief James Comey fired by Trump

http://www.bbc.com The White House shocked Washington by announcing that James Comey “has been terminated and removed from office”. But Democrats said he was fired because the FBI was investigating alleged links between the Trump campaign and Russia. The move came as it emerged Mr Comey gave inaccurate information to Congress last week about Mrs Clinton’s Read more about FBI chief James Comey fired by Trump[…]

1MDB probe casts light on several key players

http://www.straitstimes.com/ Several figures stood out in the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) lawsuit to recover over US$1 billion (S$1.35 billion) in assets it says were illegally siphoned from 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB). They are: Low Taek Jho The businessman better known as Jho Low is said to be a confidant of Malaysian Prime Minister Read more about 1MDB probe casts light on several key players[…]