Connect with us

Social Stories

PDRM Investigating Image of Officers Having Breakfast Instead of Being on Duty at Counter For Flood Victims


Ft Police
Source: ENCA & Pedoqpop| Twitter

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

The PDRM has recently faced plenty of backlash over social media. Recently, they were under fire for escorting a convoy of VIPs which an ambulance and another vehicle with the Health Ministry had to give way for.

In another incident which has gone viral on social media, an image of flood victims waiting at an unattended complaints counter amassed plenty of attention as it was reported that the police officers who were meant to man the counter had arrived late and had gone to get breakfast first.



The incident was shared by Twitter user @pedoqpop, following an anonymous complainant who claimed that the 4 police officers who were meant to manage the complaints counter at Medan Selera Karak, Bentong in Pahang from 8am-4pm had only turned up at 9.30am.

They also stated that they had the audacity to announce that they were going to go eat breakfast first which meant that the flood victims who had been waiting since 8am were left waiting even longer.

The anonymous complainant also named the four police officers involved.



Netizens were appalled and angry over how the flood victims were treated

The tweet garnered plenty of attention and currently stand on over 10,300 likes and 14,000 shares. Netizens were angry at the behaviours of the police officers.

One user commented that they should have had their breakfast earlier if they knew that they would have to start work at 8. “When it says to start at 8 means by 8 you should be ready to attend to the flood victims. Even work is like that right.”

Screenshot 334


A number of users also took the opportunity to criticise the cultures ingrained in our civil service. “Sorry to say but this is our civil service. After that don’t forget the tea-times at 11 and 3“.

“The thing is their teatime is not short either…”

I have experienced working in a semi government company in the past. This is exactly the time they eat from morning till evening“, shared another user.

Tea Time


PDRM releases official statement

After the image had gone viral and the complaints that have come with it, the Bentong police department issued a statement to “clarify” what had happened.

In the statement, the police say that they understand the struggles that flood victims are facing, hence why they have set up complaints counters to help ease flood victims with making their police reports.



However, they said that sometimes incidents happen out of their control and it’s caused by police officers who were carried away with their emotions.

“Accordingly, the incident will be investigate and appropriate action will be taken against the accused police officers.”



Check out the full tweet below:


Do you think that the police officers are in the wrong? Let us know in the comments.


Also read: Watch: Video Of Ambulance Having To Give Way For PDRM Escort Convoy Of VIPs Goes Viral

Ambulance Give Way Escort Vip

Source: PDRM
Source: PDRM

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

Just In

Inflation Fgt Inflation Fgt
News15 hours ago

PM: M’sia Has Low Inflation Rate Compared To Other Countries

According to Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob, the rise in living costs happens not only in Malaysia but worldwide, and...

Feat Image Traveller Pass Mysejahtera Ons Feat Image Traveller Pass Mysejahtera Ons
News1 day ago

KJ: MySejahtera’s Traveller Pass No Longer Needed For M’sians Returning Home Starting 4 July

Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin has announced that the requirement for Malaysians coming back to the country from overseas to complete...

Feat Image Pre 20 Feat Image Pre 20
News2 days ago

Tourism Minister: M’sians Can Redeem Up To RM100 E-Vouchers To Purchase Domestic Flight Tickets

Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri yesterday announced that five airlines are offering e-vouchers valued between RM25...

Cannabis Infused Food Thailand 1 Cannabis Infused Food Thailand 1
News3 days ago

Minister Urges M’sians To Not Consume Cannabis-Infused Food & Drinks In Thailand

Many Malaysians and Singaporeans love to go to Thailand for short vacays as it is cheap and nearby. Recently, Thailand...

My Post 2022 06 30T111452.423 My Post 2022 06 30T111452.423
News4 days ago

M’sian Couple Gets Into Accident & Steals Road User’s Car To Flee, Leaving Their Son’s Body Behind

After getting into an accident on Jalan Sungai Kelamah-Jelai-Gemas, Negeri Sembilan, a couple decided to leave the body of their...

Collage 15 3 Collage 15 3
News4 days ago

149 Immigrants Reportedly Die In Sabah Detention Depot In Last 18 Months, Politician Responds

Recently, a report by the Indonesian NGO titled ‘Like In Hell’ claims that immigrants held at a detention depot in...

My Post 2022 06 29T171355.246 My Post 2022 06 29T171355.246
News4 days ago

WATCH: Group In Sri Petaling Riot & Damage Cars In Fight, PDRM Investigates

Twenty individuals suspected of being involved in a fight on Monday at Jalan Radin Bagus, Sri Petaling, are being hunted...

Collage 13 4 Collage 13 4
News5 days ago

Blood Donation Campaign in JB Allegedly Gives Away Pork-Flavoured Instant Noodles, PDRM Investigates

A present must occasionally be appropriate to prevent any unintended misconceptions. A recent blood drive in Johor Bahru came under...


Latest Videos