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STAFF DEPARTMENTS

SPECIALIST STAFF DEPARTMENTS

SPECIALIST AND LINE UNITS

 

INTRODUCTION

Tanglin Division oversees the safety and security of the central region in Singapore. The division’s policing jurisdiction covers several areas which include residential estates, schools, hospitals, hotels, embassies, as well as iconic buildings such as the Istana and the Interpol Global Complex for Innovation. The division is also responsible for upholding law and order in popular retail and entertainment districts such as Orchard Road and Clarke Quay.

 

MISSION

To prevent, deter and detect crime within Tanglin Division’s area of jurisdiction.

 

ROLES/FUNCTIONS

Tanglin Division comprises five Neighbourhood Police Centres (NPCs) and ten Neighbourhood Police Posts (NPPs). The five NPCs are Bishan NPC, Toa Payoh NPC, Kampong Java NPC, Orchard NPC and Bukit Timah NPC. 

The ten NPPs are Aljunied NPP, Bishan NPP (e-Kiosk), Boon Teck NPP, Kim Keat NPP, Kim Seng NPP (currently not available due to ongoing renovation), Moulmein NPP, Potong Pasir NPP, River Valley NPP, Thomson NPP and Whampoa NPP.

Tanglin Division performs the following functions:

  • Police frontline response

  • Proactive patrol

  • Investigations

  • Public education

  • Community engagement

  • Police counter services

As part of the division’s commitment to prevent, deter and detect crime, the officers work closely with the community to enhance security and response measures against the evolving threats and terrorism.

 

CONTACT DETAILS

Tanglin Division Headquarters
21 Kampong Java Road
Singapore 228892
Tel : 6391 0000

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