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Can someone help?

Post by yukiko3773 » Sun, 29 Oct 2017 5:33 pm

Hi, I'm local and my American boyfriend who is under police investigation and had his passport confiscated since February, can he leave the country in any way?

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Post by ecureilx » Sun, 29 Oct 2017 6:28 pm

yukiko3773 wrote:Hi, I'm local and my American boyfriend who is under police investigation and had his passport confiscated since February, can he leave the country in any way?
NO

Unless he plans to commit another crime

Is it that bad?

He should seek assistance from 27 Napier Road for advice

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Post by brian_singapore » Mon, 30 Oct 2017 1:50 pm

Out of curiosity, if your passport is seized by police as per the OP, what does that do for Visa overstay?

Does ICA implicitely extend his Visa?

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Mon, 30 Oct 2017 2:34 pm

Maybe it's like the old song, "Sixteen Tons". "If the right one doesn't get you then the left one will!"
SOME PEOPLE TRY TO TURN BACK THEIR ODOMETERS. NOT ME. I WANT PEOPLE TO KNOW WHY I LOOK THIS WAY. I'VE TRAVELED A LONG WAY, AND SOME OF THE ROADS WEREN'T PAVED. ~ Will Rogers

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Post by ecureilx » Mon, 30 Oct 2017 3:53 pm

brian_singapore wrote:Out of curiosity, if your passport is seized by police as per the OP, what does that do for Visa overstay?

Does ICA implicitely extend his Visa?
If a person is under investigation, depending upon the severity

a) person gets a special pass, which is extended on a monthly basis, and person is allowed to work ANY job

b) person gets a special pass, extended on a weekly basis, and person can't work ! they need to report to the IO to get the extension.

The visa will be extended until the person's case is over. May take a few months to a year some times.

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Post by yukiko3773 » Mon, 06 Nov 2017 6:53 am

Can his investigation really last up to two years?

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Post by ecureilx » Mon, 06 Nov 2017 6:27 pm

yukiko3773 wrote:Can his investigation really last up to two years?
Yes

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Post by PNGMK » Mon, 06 Nov 2017 8:40 pm

yukiko3773 wrote:Hi, I'm local and my American boyfriend who is under police investigation and had his passport confiscated since February, can he leave the country in any way?
The answer to this question is a very wide one and it basically depends on the charge and whether it's possible to compound it (i.e. pay fine). It sounds as though he has committed a seizable offence however. I hope your B/F has sought assistance from the US Embassy?
I not lawyer/teacher/CPA.
You've been arrested? Law Society of Singapore can provide referrals.
You want an International School job? School website or http://www.ISS.edu
Your rugrat needs a School? Avoid for profit schools
You need Tax advice? Ask a CPA
You ran away without doing NS? Shame on you!

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Post by Warrup » Sat, 27 Jul 2019 7:39 pm

Hi, interested to hear what happened with your AMERICAN bf in the end? How long did they keep his passport?

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Post by PNGMK » Sun, 28 Jul 2019 9:33 am

Warrup wrote:
Sat, 27 Jul 2019 7:39 pm
Hi, interested to hear what happened with your AMERICAN bf in the end? How long did they keep his passport?
Why are you asking Warrup.... are you in trouble too?
I not lawyer/teacher/CPA.
You've been arrested? Law Society of Singapore can provide referrals.
You want an International School job? School website or http://www.ISS.edu
Your rugrat needs a School? Avoid for profit schools
You need Tax advice? Ask a CPA
You ran away without doing NS? Shame on you!

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Re: Can someone help?

Post by Warrup » Sun, 28 Jul 2019 10:07 am

have a similar situation. Any ideas?

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