New police command to help sexual crime and family violence victims
By Jessie Lim and Jong Ching Yee
SINGAPORE – The police will set up a new command, which aims to provide victims of sexual crime and family violence with more support, by 2023.
The Sexual Crime and Family Violence Command will be staffed by police officers who have specialized expertise in handling sexual crime and family violence cases and who possess good victim management skills.
Announcing this on Tuesday (April 12), Law and Home Affairs Minister K. Shanmugam said: “All of you know that (the Government) takes a very strong and firm stance