15 October 2017
Police probe attempt to burn DAP office in Sabah
Sunday, 15 Oct 2017
KOTA KINABALU: Police are investigating an arson attempt at the office of Sabah DAP women’s chief Jannie Lasimbang.
Penampang police chief Deputy Supt Rosley Hobden confirmed the report and said they will investigate the matter.
This follows a statement by Lasimbang, who said that the Sunday afternoon incident at her Donggonggon service centre happened when she was not in the office.
She said that the fire was detected by DAP member Addy Samsuddin.
“Addy was resting there when he smelt smoke at around 1.30pm,” she said.
She said he went out to check and saw a burning envelope and a box of matches pushed under the door.
Monday June 22, 2015 MYT 3:48:08 PM
Penang cops: We know who the vandals are
GEORGE TOWN: Police have identified the suspects involved in vandalising three DAP premises over the past two days.
George Town OCPD Asst Comm Mior Faridalathrash Wahid said several suspects had been identified through CCTV footage.
“We believe that the suspects are still in this district. Give us time to track them down.
“I also want to give a stern warning to those who might be involved out there. You better stop what you’re doing or you shall face the consequences. Do not challenge the law and peaceful society we have,” ACP Mior Faridalathrash told a press conference at the district police headquarters in Patani Road here Monday.
22 June 2015
4 ATTACKS ON 3 PLACES OVER SEVERAL DAYS
Penang DAP chairman and state Local Government Exco Chow Kon Yeow surveys the damage at Wisma DAP, Jalan Rangoon, June 22, 2015. SUNPIX
Monday June 22, 2015 MYT 10:17:44 AM
Penang DAP premises splashed with red paint again
GEORGE TOWN: For the second time in less than 48 hours, the Penang DAP headquarters was splashed with red paint. This marked the fourth attack on state DAP offices following the attacks at Komtar assemblyman Teh Lai Heng’s service centre in Jalan Talipon and Padang Kota assemblyman Chow Kon Yeow’s service centre in Jalan Kedah.
In the latest incident on Sunday night, the Penang DAP headquarters was splashed with red paint for the second time in two days. In the wee hours on Saturday, Komtar assemblyman Teh Lai Heng’s service centre in Jalan Talipon and the DAP headquarters were splashed with paint.
Around 24 hours later, state DAP chairman Chow Kon Yeow’s service centre in Kedah Road was targeted. A small part of the rolling shutter and a banner with the DAP logo was torched.
21 June 2015 Malaysiakini Jun 21, 2015
Arson bid at Penang DAP chief’s service centre
… Penang DAP chairperson Chow Kon Yeow’s service centre along Jalan Kedah was attacked by a stranger who tried to set fire to the building at about 3am this morning. http://www.malaysiakini.com/news/302582
Malay Mail Online
KUALA LUMPUR, June 21 — An attempt was made to set fire to the service centre of Padang Kota assemblyman early this morning, Star Online reported. Chow Kon Yeow, who is also a Penang State Exco member reportedly discovered that the rolling shutter of his service centre had been torched, together with the DAP logo.
According to the news portal, the incident occurred about 24 hours after DAP’s Komtar assemblyman Teh Lai Heng’s service centre in Jalan Talipon was splashed with black paint.
Caught on CCTV an attempted arson to burn down my service centre at 3.06am. This followed attempts at Teh Lai Heng’s centre and the Penang DAP headquarters yesterday morning. 闭路电视拍到今日凌晨3点06分，有人企图纵火烧毁我的服务中心。这是继郑来兴服务中心和行动党槟州总部昨天早上遭人蓄意破坏之后的另一宗案件。
20 June 2015
For the fifth time, Komtar assemblyperson Teh Lai Heng found that vandals had given his service centre in Jalan Talipon, George Town, a ‘paint job’. In the latest incident early this morning, the vandals who splashed the centre with black paint also tried to set it ablaze.
Previously, the premises had served as the venue for the Penang DAP headquarters. Teh said he was only aware that paint was splashed at his centre when he opened its office this morning.
“I was shocked to see my office once again splashed with paint by vandals. Traces of black paint and plastic bottles with burn marks were also found in front of the office.