SARABURI – Thai police have arrested a 49-year-old Australian man in central Thailand, Tuesday for allegedly promoting sex cruises with bar girls (prostitutes) on a Facebook page. Australian National Steven Allan Carpenter posted an advertisement on his Facebook account promoting his business, AUSTHAI Tours, which he allegedly described as a service arranging a six-hour […]
Bangkok Narcotics Suppression Bureau Sacks Police Officer for Allegedly Selling Drugs Via the Postal Service
Two drug suspects arrested confessed that they received drugs from thePol Capt Samphan Kantasorn for delivery to customers by postal services.
BANGKOK – Narcotics Suppression Bureau (NSB) police last night arrested the deputy inspector in charge of crime suppression and chief of narcotics suppression task force at Suthisarn police station. Narcotics Suppression Bureau 2 commander Pol Maj Gen Yingyos Thepchamnong said the arrest of Pol Capt. Samphan Jantason followed information from the Office of the […]
The three men were arrested by Thailand's Tourist Police after online complaints were made on social media about a few ill-intentioned people preying on foreign visitors.
BANGKOK – Two Tuk-tuk drivers and a Thai tour-guide have made a public apology after being arrested for scamming tourist around Bangkok’s Rattanakosin Island area. The three men were arrested by Thailand’s Tourist Police after online complaints were made on social media about a few ill-intentioned people preying on foreign visitors in the Maharat […]
The NLA passed a landslide vote on three narcotics, which are an effort by authorities to reform official drug policies and tackle the problem of overcrowded prisons.
BANGKOK – A new narcotics law to decriminalize drug users and to legalize the controlled use of kratom and marijuana passed first reading at the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) on Thursday. The NLA passed by a landslide vote the three narcotics control policy bills, which are an effort by authorities to reform official drug […]
The Tourist police joined forces arrested 50 foreigners, mostly for overstaying their visa and sneaking into the Kingdom without documents.
BANGKOK – Thailand’s Deputy Tourist Police chief Pol Maj-General Surachet Hakpal held a press conference at 2am at the Bang Lamphu roundabout to announce the results of the weekly foreigner roundup operation. He said 17 foreigners – four Indians, three Vietnamese, three Nigerian, two French, one Russian, one Guinea national, one Gambian, one Ivory […]
Clark, known online as "Variety Jones", was arrested in December 2015 in Thailand. He arrived in New York on Friday.
BANGKOK – Thai Authorities have extradited a Canadian Roger Thomas Clark who US authorities say earned hundreds of thousands of dollars working for the notorious Silk Road drug-dealing website has been extradited from Thailand, two and a half years after his arrest. Clark, known online as “Variety Jones“, was arrested in December 2015 in […]
Foreigner Carrying US-Colombian Identification Arrested for Allegedly Robbing the Home of Thailand’s Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon
Roberth Alexander Williams, was arrested while travelling on an interprovincial passenger bus with his Thai girlfriend.
BANGKOK – The Royal Thai Police have arrested a foreigner carrying Colombian Passport and wanted in connection with a string of break-ins two years ago, including one at the home of Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon, has been arrested in Khon Kaen. Mr. Robert Alexander Williams, 45, who holds a Colombian passport and an […]
A supplier in neighbouring Myanmar hid a large batch of Golden Triangle "wine1" meth pills and "ice" along the border
CHIANG MAI – The Office of the Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) secretary-general Sirinya Sidthichai told a press conference on Friday, that approximately 9 million methamphetamine pills and 300kg of crystal meth or “ice” had been confiscated in a drug bust. Sirinya said that this major bust started when the ONCB Region 5 and police […]
Distraught Husband Kills, Wife then Father-in-Law, then Turns Gun on Himself at Nakhon Pathom HospitalNakhon Pathom
Police cordon off the crime scene inside Nakhon Pathom Hospital, where two people were shot dead and three others wounded, one very seriously, on Friday afternoon. - Photo Chonyuen Wisutthipat
NAKHON PATHOM – A distraught husband has shot dead his wife and then his father-in-law and then put the pistol to his own temple and pulled the trigger in a waiting room at Nakhon Pathom Hospital on Friday afternoon. The fatal shooting occurred around 1.40pm in the waiting room outside the obstetricts section on […]
Investigators found no signs of a struggle on the rooftop, a security camera recording showed him falling to the ground at 4.26pm. - Photo Chaiwat Satyaem
HUA HIN – Pol Lt Col Naruepanat Assadindecha, an investigator at Hua Hin police station has told Thai media that police are investigating why a Dutch tourist fell to his death from the rooftop of a dormitory in Hua Hin on Thursday afternoon. Pol Lt Col Naruepanat said the body of a 68 year-old […]