Introduction to Social Science (SSB 1004) January 2009 Final Examination
Commenting further on van driver Rosli, who was stabbed in the chest thrice and died soon after, Bakri said police would go all out to catch the culprit. He said it was advisable for women not to carry handbags with shoulder straps and, if possible, they should keep to the sidewalks while walking on the street. Mohd Bakri said tough action by police and the local authorities over the past months had shown a decline in the number of snatch theft cases. He said despite the public outcry on the matter, snatch theft cases had decreased throughout the country in the first five months of this year compared with the same period last year. During that period last year, 7,377 cases were reported and 3,605 were solved, resulting in 810 arrests. As for this year, 5,517 cases were reported, with 2,710 solved... [continues]
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