Chiang Mai Police Say Theft Charge Against Briton Chris Dodd “Justified”

“The SIM of the phone we confiscated from the British man had been removed, and the password and language changed” said Police. “All the data had been wiped clean.

Chiang Mai Police Say Theft Charge Against Briton Chris Dodd “Justified”

CHIANG MAI – Police are defending their decision to charge Briton Chris Dodd, 29, with theft of a mobile phone at Chiang Mai International airport, despite his insistence that he intended to return it to its legal owner. Chris Dodd, 29, spent 10 days in jail in February after he was charged with stealing the […]

BBC’s Jonathan Head Faces Jail Time in Thailand for Reporting Phuket Property Scam

BBC’s Jonathan Head Faces Jail Time in Thailand for Reporting Phuket Property Scam

  – PHUKET –  BBC’s south-east Asia correspondent, Jonathan Head, could face up to five years in a Thai jail after a lawyer brought a criminal defamation case against him over an investigation into two Western expats allegedly defrauded of their investments. In 2015 the BBC’s south-east Asia correspondent, Jonathan Head, reported on how two […]

Hunting the Traffickers of Thailand’s Tiger Farms

Hunting the Traffickers of Thailand’s Tiger Farms

. . BANGKOK – When the Thai Wildlife Authorities moved in to shut down the infamous tiger temple at the end of May, they exposed a lot more than just the various irregularities in that one facility. The horrifying sight of tiger fetuses preserved in bottles, and the shriveled, frozen remains of other cubs, suddenly […]