Ex-cop gets 14 years in jail, RM70,000 fine for graft

A FORMER police corporal was sentenced to 14 years’ jail and RM70,000 fine by the Alor Setar Sessions Court today for two counts of corruption, involving RM13,000.

Judge Murtazadi Amran handed down the sentence on Shamsul Shahrul Samsudin, 38, who was then with the Narcotics Criminal Investigation Department of the Kedah police contingent.

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  • isn't 14 years a harsher sentence than the 12 years that Najib received for stealing more than a thousand times more?

    Posted 1 month ago by Arul Inthirarajah

  • Concurrent means 8 years. It's still not proportionate to Najibs jail term.

    Posted 1 month ago by Zainuddin Yusoff

  • Punishment terms have always been arbitrary in regards to severity of offences

    Posted 1 month ago by Zainuddin Yusoff