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Perak Police Will Mobilise 597 URB, MPV During 'Raya'

IPOH, June 19 - The Perak police will mobilise a total of 597 units of Mobile Patrol Vehicle (MPV) and Motorcycle Patrol (URB) to prevent and combat crimes in conjunction with the Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration.

State police deputy chief, Datuk Zainuddin Yaacob said the police would increase patrols in public places around the state such as banks, bus terminals, train stations and shopping centers to strengthen its crime prevention efforts.

"This step is important to prevent and combat crime at the maximum level, reducing the opportunity for crime and increasing the sense of security of society," he told reporters at the breaking the fast programme in Meru Raya here today.

Meanwhile, Zainuddin said the public could obtain 'balik kampung' forms at the nearest police station as well as from personnel from MPV and URB units.

He said the public should contact the police if they spotted any vehicle or person in suspicious circumstances at 05-2401999 or 999.