15 March 2009
State Deputy Police Chief Senior Assistant Commissioner I Datuk Jamshah Mustapa said that police have been monitoring the menace of Mat Rempit and will conduct operations against them.
He said authorities will not tolerate their activities such as robberies, snatch thefts and assault. He encouraged the public to report information on the whereabouts of Mat Rempit to the police.
Disciplinary action will be taken against any police officer if they fail to act on reports lodged by members of the public immediately.
Petaling Jaya OCPD Assistant Commissioner Arjunaidi Mohd said since January last year, there were over 1,000 operations conducted in Selangor in which 72 Mat Rempit were arrested.
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