Village Headman Gunned Down Inside Ban Arware Mosque in Southern Thailand

Witnesses said the gunman arrived at the mosque on a motorcycle with another man and entered Mosque without drawing attention before suddenly opening fire on the village head.

Village Headman Gunned Down Inside Ban Arware Mosque in Southern Thailand

BANGKOK – A village headman in Southern Thailand has been shot and killed at mosque in Narathiwat’s Ra Ngae district on Sunday night. Ra Nage Police Station’s superintendent Pol Colonel Kamol Narong said Pakruding Tohdeng, 48, the village head of Ban Arwar in Tambon Mareubotok, was killed inside the Ban Arware Mosque. Stray bullets also […]

Soldiers Shoot and Kill Suspected Drug Dealer in Chiang Rai’s Mae Fah Luang District

Col. Natee said the suspect moved from his village to live in the hut after the authorities suspected he was a drug trafficker.

Soldiers Shoot and Kill Suspected Drug Dealer in Chiang Rai’s Mae Fah Luang District

CHIANG RAI – Soldiers from the Pha Muang task force have shot and killed a 51 year-old man after he allegedly resisted arrest and fired at soldiers early Thursday morning. Col Nathee Timsen, deputy commander of the Pha Muang task force, said soldiers reportedly killed the man in a gunfight with troops in Chiang Rai’s […]

Former Senior Investigator Who Exposed Police Corruption Shot to Death

After being dismissed from the force, Watcharin had actively campaigned online against corruption among the police, advocated for defendants’ rights and supported victims of police malfeasance.

Former Senior Investigator Who Exposed Police Corruption Shot to Death

SONGKHLA – A former Pol Capt Watcharin Benjathotsawat, who accused Thai Police Officers of abuse of authority and extortion was shot and killed in front of his house in Southern Thailand on Tuesday afternoon. The victim was former Pol Capt Watcharin Benjathotsawat, 48, who use to be a deputy investigative superintendent at Songkhla police headquarters […]

Brinks Truck Robber Killed in Shoot Out with Police in Bangkok

Police said he fired four rounds from a handgun to try to force police to stop. But reporters on the scene said officers fired back, hitting Takdanai twice in the chest. He died instantly at the scene

Brinks Truck Robber Killed in Shoot Out with Police in Bangkok

BANGKOK – The Royal Thai Police have shot and killed a suspected Brinks cash truck robber in Bangkok’s Nong Khaem district early Monday after he fired at police in attempt to escape arrest for the theft of 7.2 million baht late last month. Just before the shootout, detectives learned that the suspect, Takdanai Niawrangjai, 27, was […]

French Police Have Shot Dead the Radicalized Muslim Who Shot and Killed Three People at a Christmas Market

Officers tried to arrest him, but he shot at police. "They immediately returned fire and neutralized the militant."

French Police Have Shot Dead the Radicalized Muslim Who Shot and Killed Three People at a Christmas Market

  PARIS – French police on Thursday shot dead a gunman who had been on the run since killing three people at Strasbourg’s popular Christmas market. Rémy Heitz, the Paris prosecutor, who handles terrorism investigations nationwide, said at a news conference in Strasbourg that witnesses had heard 29-year-old Cherif Chekatt “Allahu akbar,” or “God is great” […]