• Thu, 20 Jun 2019 16:14
    Police chief promises tight Asean security
    National Police Chief Gen Chakthip Chaijinda has admitted some political groups had planned to sabotage the Asean summit this weekend but the authorities remained confident they were manageable.
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  • Mon, 15 Apr 2019 16:04
    Inside job suspected as probe opens into 11 guns missing from Thong Lor police station
    National police chief Pol General Chakthip Chaijinda has instructed officers to speedily investigate the case of 11 guns that went missing from Bangkok’s Thong Lor police station in what is suspected to have been an inside job, Metropolitan Police Division 5 chief Pol Maj-General Mongkol Warunno said on Monday.
  • Fri, 05 Oct 2018 14:34
    Ex-Wiang Kaen official calls on police to expedite probe into killing of wife and daughter
    Thaweesak Yodmaneebanphot – the former kamnan and Hmong leader in Chiang Rai's Wiang Kaen district who along with his immediate family members was caught in a hail of gunfire on April 24 – has petitioned to national police chief Pol General Chakthip Chaijinda to speed up the investigation.
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  • Tue, 18 Sep 2018 13:08
    Net widens in Loei police fraud case
    National police chief Pol General Chakthip Chaijinda has ordered three policemen temporarily discharged from the civil service after they were accused of involvement in a massive fraud and embezzlement case in Loei.
  • Wed, 22 Aug 2018 20:00
    Double-murder suspect admits guilt, say police
    PHUKET BAR owner Panya “Sia Auan Bangla” Yingdang, who was extradited from Cambodia on Tuesday night, has since confessed to masterminding last month’s murder of a former teen beauty queen and her partner in Chon Buri's Sattahip district, national police chief General Chakthip Chaijinda said on Wednesday.
  • Wed, 22 Aug 2018 13:31
    Police chief quizzes alleged murder plotter
    National police chief General Chakthip Chaijinda on Wednesday morning joined the interrogation of Phuket bar owner Panya “Sia Auan Bangla” Yingdang, who was extradited from Cambodia to the police's head office in Bangkok on Tuesday night.
  • Thu, 09 Aug 2018 14:37
    Police chief expresses sorrow over suicide
    Police Commissioner-General Chakthip Chaijinda has sent condolences to the family of a "depressed" deputy station chief in Chumphon who committed suicide on Wednesday.
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  • Fri, 29 Jun 2018 01:00
    Worried Prayut flying to cave site today to encourage families and rescue mission
    PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha will fly to Chiang Rai today to give encouragement to families and relatives of the 12 teen footballers and their assistant coach who have been trapped for days in a flooded cave in Mae Sai district, as well as to those officers, rescue workers and volunteers in the ongoing search and rescue operation.
  • Wed, 27 Jun 2018 15:12
    Police chief hails drug busts
    National police chief General Chakthip Chaijinda on Wednesday announced that five successful drug busts had led to the arrest of nine suspects along with 700kg of marijuana, 2.8kg of cocaine, 306,000 methamphetamine pills, 2kg of crystal meth or "ice", four vehicles and 12 cell phones. The evidence was worth over Bt70 million, he said.
  • Fri, 15 Jun 2018 01:00
    Chakthip seeking Interpol assistance for ex-monk’s custody
    THAI ATTEMPTS to secure custody from Germany of Phra Phrommedhi, the fugitive former assistant abbot of Wat Samphanthawongsaram who is wanted for allegedly laundering millions of embezzled state funds, should be known on Friday, a source at the police head office said.
  • Sun, 27 May 2018 16:55
    National chief asks police to be careful after officer dies on chase over missing licence plate
    The National police chief, Chakthip Chaijinda, has urged police nationwide to review their strategy for arresting suspects after a constable-ranked officer was killed in road accident related to a motorcycle chase on Saturday in Kanchanaburi.
  • Sun, 27 May 2018 16:01
    Panel to probe alleged Loei police savings cooperative fraud
    National police chief Pol General Chakthip Chaijinda has ordered a probe into the case of some 200 Loei-based policemen accusing a former provincial police chief of misappropriating Bt229 million from the Loei Provincial Police Savings Cooperative, police spokesman Pol Colonel Krissana Pattanacharoen said.
  • Fri, 11 May 2018 14:24
    Six arrested as 10 million meth pills, 398 kg of ‘ice’ seized in Bangkok
    Bangkok police have arrested six suspects and seized a large drug haul of 10 million made-in-Myanmar methamphetamine pills and 398 kilograms of crystal meth or “ice”. A haul that size led the national police chief, Pol General Chakthip Chaijinda, to hold a press conference on Friday at the Royal Thai Police headquarters to announce the seizure. The huge pile of drugs was put on display at the 10.
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  • Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:39
    Swift punishment for four provinces’ police chiefs over Songkran carnage
    National police commissioner Pol General Chakthip Chaijinda has signed orders for four provincial police commanders to be transferred to new posts, accusing them of negligence during the so-called “seven dangerous days” of Songkran from April 11 through Tuesday.
  • Wed, 11 Apr 2018 15:23
    More than Bt1m recovered in call-centre scam case
    National police chief Pol General Chakthip Chaijinda on Wednesday said police had been successful in recovering more than a million baht for 11 victims of a “call centre” scam.
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