Archive For The “Crime” Category

Thai Tourist Police Begin Crackdown On 200,000 Overstayers

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Thai Tourist Police Begin Crackdown On 200,000 Overstayers

Thailand’s Tourist Police Chief led a big raid on a call center operation at a northern Bangkok condominium yesterday. It was as much a raid on people who have overstayed as those involved in crime. Surachet Hakpan along with 191 special branch and immigration officers raided the Ban Suan Thon condo in Ratanathibet, Nonthaburi. In…

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Missing Brit Expat And Thai Wife Search To Increase As Fears Grow

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Missing Brit Expat And Thai Wife Search To Increase As Fears Grow

Fears are deepening that the Phrae couple missing since last Wednesday have been murdered. Thai media reported that police will resume a search of their property this morning amid fears they are buried there. Unconfirmed reports suggest that the brother of Nott Suddaen, 61, hired three men to murder her and Alan Hogg, 64. Mr…

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Police Say They Know The Ones Responsible For Disappearance Of Australian/Thai Couple

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Police Say They Know The Ones Responsible For Disappearance Of Australian/Thai Couple

Police in the north of Thailand are in the process of obtaining warrants in the case of the missing Thai/Australian Phrae couple. They say that at least 2 or three people are involved and they know who they are. They called it a “family affair”. Nott Suddaen, 61, and Alan Hawk, now said to be…

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Sattahip Man Stabs Ladyboy Because “She” Did Not Resemble Her Photo

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Sattahip Man Stabs Ladyboy Because “She” Did Not Resemble Her Photo

A serial thief arrested in Sattahip said that he stabbed his latest victim in the chest because it turned out to be a lady boy and not a woman. But the transgender fought back with a punch of his own and the vicious thief was soon in custody. Yesterday Sattahip police took Prayat “Golf” Uppatham,…

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Hong Kong Celebrity “Confused” After One Million Baht Theft By Ladyboys On Walking Street

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Hong Kong Celebrity “Confused” After One Million Baht Theft By Ladyboys On Walking Street

A Hong Kong celebrity had gone to the media early this morning after failing to get his property back after an altercation with a group of lady boys in Walking Street at 5am on Tuesday morning. The case ended up being dealt with by Pattaya police but he has been left confused after fines were…

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Large Drug Busts In Thailand’s North and South

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Large Drug Busts In Thailand’s North and South

Six billion baht (US$184 million) worth of illegal drugs were intercepted by Thai authorities in two locations on Monday, interrupting supply lines to different parts of the country and overseas. The first major haul was discovered by the Narcotics Suppression Bureau after officers intercepted a pickup truck in Sukhothai in the lower north, while a…

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Sickening Report Of Three Secondary Boys Raping Four Year-Old Girl In School Toilets

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Sickening Report Of Three Secondary Boys Raping Four Year-Old Girl In School Toilets

Paveena Hongsakul and the Chonburi provincial police chief attended a news conference after it emerged that a four year old was raped in the school toilets by three boys in Mathayom 2 (the second year of secondary). There are suggestions that the boys may have been armed with a knife. The school was named as…

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Three Dogs Savage To Death Four Year-Old Girl Out Playing On Her Bike

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Three Dogs Savage To Death Four Year-Old Girl Out Playing On Her Bike

A four year old girl out playing innocently on her bicycle was savagely mauled to death by three dogs that got out of a neighbour’s yard. Yet the dog owner could face little more than a small fine or a short jail term. When Ban Khawao, Chaiyaphum, police arrived in the soi behind some houses…

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Why You Should Always Lock Your Hotel Room Door As Irishman Is Robbed While He Slept

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Why You Should Always Lock Your Hotel Room Door As Irishman Is Robbed While He Slept

The experience of an elderly Irish man in Pattaya should serve as a warning to tourists to always lock their hotel door at night. While 70 year old William Joseph was sleeping soundly in his Jomtien hotel room last Friday a thief was prowling the corridors checking all the doors to see you had left…

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Big Joke To Fly To England To Interview Teen Who Claims She Was Raped On Koh Tao

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Big Joke To Fly To England To Interview Teen Who Claims She Was Raped On Koh Tao

The deputy commissioner of the Thai Tourist Police has revealed that he is set to fly to England to interview the 19 year old who claims she was raped on the controversial island of Koh Tao. Maj-Gen Surachate Hakpan – known in the Thai media as Big Joke – has said that he has made…

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