In a ceremony held at Jurong Police Division on 10 October 2018, Mr Bahari Bin Haron was commended for his public-spiritedness. He had assisted the Police to detain a 32-year-old man in connection to a case of shop theft which occurred at a supermarket located at Petir Road.
On 18 May 2018 at about 10.30am, Mr Bahari witnessed a man running away from a security guard who was shouting for help. Without hesitation, he chased after the man and managed to detain him a distance away.
Assistant Commissioner (AC) of Police Devrajan Bala commended Mr Bahari for his courage and civic-mindedness to assist the police to detain the suspect. AC Devrajan said, It is indeed heartening to see the strong partnership between the Police and the community. The vigilance and bravery displayed by Mr Bahari is indeed highly commendable.
Source: Singapore Police Force