We’ve all seen Crime Watch at some point or another, where cops are shown solving real local crimes in the half-hour TV crime series.
Or even shows like Triple Nine (the good old days of hot cop Wong Li-Lin and her occasional bra-less antics).
But how many real-life Matas get a full 3.12 minute short film/video commercial?
This guy did – our dearly beloved crime-fighting friend Cardboard Mata, who we prize much higher than any real-life cops at preventing crimes.
In this film short, he’s seen foiling evil shoplifters, egging the public to do good with his steely, you don’t ch** bye gaze, and finally inspiring a Bollywood-esque celebration in a supermarket for a crime-free Chinese New Year ahead.
Clearly the Singapore Police Force too knows who its priorities should lie with.
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