Practice Relating to Rule 113. Treatment of the Dead
Section B. Protection of the dead against despoliation
Singapore’s Armed Forces Act (1972), as amended in 2000, provides:
Every person subject to military law who –
(a) steals from or, with intent to steal, searches the person of anyone killed … in the course of warlike operations, or killed … in the course of operations undertaken by the Singapore Armed Forces for the preservation of law and order or otherwise in aid of the civil authorities …
shall be guilty of looting and shall be liable on conviction by a subordinate military court to imprisonment.