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Immigration impersonators rounded up in Bangkok

Immigration impersonators rounded up in Bangkok

Two Thai men impersonating immigration officers were arrested yesterday in the Kannayao area of northern Bangkok. Their modus operandi was to find foreign victims then phone their relatives to extort…

Mafia crackdown: Koh Samet gearing up for trouble as soldiers descend on holiday island today

Mafia crackdown: Koh Samet gearing up for trouble as soldiers descend on holiday island today

Koh Samet has been warned there could be trouble as plans for a big military swoop on illegal operators begin in earnest today. Authorities are attempting to return the island to…

Police general is among the list of mafia bosses handed over to police by the Army

Police general is among the list of mafia bosses handed over to police by the Army

Royal Thai Police commissioner admitted that a police lieutenant general is among the list of 200 names of alleged mafias submitted to him by the Army to tackle under the…

PM orders serious crackdown on counterfeit goods

PM orders serious crackdown on counterfeit goods

Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha has instructed related officials to intensify their suppression of counterfeit products in a bid to protect intellectual property and improve the country’s credibility. Gen Prayut…

Crackdown on foreign mafia in Samui and Phangan required says Deputy Prime Minister

Crackdown on foreign mafia in Samui and Phangan required says Deputy Prime Minister

Prawit Wongsuwon, Thailand’s Deputy Prime Minister, has instructed local authorities in the province of Surat Thani to stamp out foreign mafia groups according to a report in the Bangkok post.…

Crackdown on influential people to be done over 6 months

Crackdown on influential people to be done over 6 months

According to an NNT report the Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Gen Prawit Wongsuwan has expressed confidence that the government’s crackdown on influential individuals will be completed within a…

Police to launch crackdown on foreign criminal gangs including Samui and Phuket Bandidos

Police to launch crackdown on foreign criminal gangs including Samui and Phuket Bandidos

According to Pol Lt Gen Dechnargong Suthichanbancha, the Assistant National Police Chief, the police have given themselves three months to launch a major crackdown on foreign gangs operating in Thailand.…

Major drug trafficking network busted

Major drug trafficking network busted

Combined force of narcotic police , soldiers and anti money laundering officials conducted simultaneous raids on 72 locations nationwide in what is described the biggest crackdown on a major narcotic…

Shisha cafes must stop selling shisha, officials warn of crackdown

Shisha cafes must stop selling shisha, officials warn of crackdown

After going after electronic cigarettes, officials will begin a crackdown on the sale of shisha, the illegally-imported-yet-widely-smoked tobacco, after junta chief Gen. Prayuth Chanocha expressed concern about its popularity. Public…

Police in Samui monitor the position of business signboards

Police in Samui monitor the position of business signboards

Today the Samui Times has had reports that police and army personnel have been asking business owners to move outdoor signage away from the road and pavements in both Bangrak…