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Corporal Punishment in three adjacent Commonwealth of Nations Countries in South East Asia - Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei

Justice System in Singapore: Caning, Tough Sentences and Executions

Singapore: Judicial and prison caning

Malaysia - judicial caning videos

Two Malaysian judicial caning videos circa 2004, at Seremban prison, not far from Kuala Lumpur

Englishman, Robert Symes', painful account of being flogged six strokes with the rattan in late 1982 at Butterworth prison in Malaysia

Judicial caning in Singapore, Malaysia and Brunei

Table of offences for which caning may be ordered in Singapore

Debate: Corporal punishment of adults

Singapore 2018 Crime & Safety Report - OSAC

Singapore 2019 Crime & Safety Report - OSAC

PDRM says that Malaysian crime rate has significantly dropped.  How did they achieve this?

Crime Trends and Patterns in Malaysia - Kyoto Review of Southeast Asia, August 2019

British man, 29 years old, sentenced to 'barbaric' 24 strokes of the cane on his bare buttocks over drugs offences in Singapore - Jan 13, 2019

Why is Singapore's crime rate so low?

UN study:  Asia's homicide rate is lowest in the world

Singaporeís crime rate is so low that many shops donít even lock up - South China Morning Post - 16 Jan 2018