Penal Code review: What are the implications if attempting suicide is no longer a crime in Singapore?

For every 100,000 people in Singapore, around 8 are lost to suicide every year. Although there was a slight dip in the total number of suicides reported in 2017,┬áthe number of seniors taking their own lives hit a record high since tracking started in 1991. It’s against this backdrop that the Government has accepted a … Continue reading Penal Code review: What are the implications if attempting suicide is no longer a crime in Singapore?