• Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
    No charge for Decha over marijuana possession
    THE OFFICE of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) has decided not to press any charges against prominent traditional medicine practitioner, Decha Siriphat, after last week’s raid on his foundation, the seizure of his stock of marijuana-based medicines and the arrest of his aide.
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  • Tue, 09 Apr 2019 01:00
    Authorities defend raid on foundation accused of producing marijuana medicines
    THE OFFICE OF Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) yesterday defended the police action against noted agriculturalist Decha Siriphat and his colleague for allegedly illegally possessing marijuana, saying they would have faced negligence of duty charges if they failed to take legal action.
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  • Thu, 21 Feb 2019 01:00
    Drugs busters employ fresh technology to kill new ‘highs’
    THE OFFICE of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) has been training personnel in drug analysis to handle new illicit substances, following a Chinese analysis lab’s recent discovery of 230 new psychoactive substances.
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  • Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
    ONCB intercepts 300m meth pills in three-month Golden Triangle operation
    THE OFFICE of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) yesterday announced that it had managed to prevent 300 million methamphetamine pills from flowing into the country in the final quarter of last year.
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  • Tue, 29 Jan 2019 16:30
    ONCB intercepts 300m meth pills in three-month operation with neighbours
    The Office of Narcotics Control Board on Tuesday announced that it had managed to prevent some 300 million methamphetamine pills from flowing into the country during its operations in the final quarter of last year.
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  • Sun, 20 Jan 2019 17:15
    Two arrested in crackdown on transnational drug ring
    A Canadian man and his Thai male accomplice have been arrested in a joint operation to crack down on a transnational drug trafficking ring that tried to smuggle heroin hidden in automobile shock absorbers into Australia, Niyom Termsrisuk secretary-general of the Office of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB), told a press conference in Bangkok on Sunday.
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  • Thu, 03 Jan 2019 19:30
    From seizure to destruction
    Office of Narcotics Control Board secretary-general Niyom Termsrisuk walks reporters through the measures taken with illegal drugs confiscated by police, during a demonstration at the agency’s Narcotics Analysis and Technical Service Institute in Bangkok on Thursday.
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  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 01:00
    Warning issued over ‘virginity-loss’ pills
    THE OFFICE of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) has issued an alert about so-called “virginity-loss” pills.
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  • Thu, 29 Nov 2018 01:00
    The lethal and addictive drugs that police never test for
    Crime Suppression Division police and officers from the Office of Narcotics Control Board raided a Bangkok pub in the early hours of yesterday morning and rounded up more than 100 pub-goers, who tested positive for drugs.
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  • Wed, 28 Nov 2018 09:19
    Bangkok pub raided, 100 patrons test positive for drugs
    Crime Suppression Division police and officers from the Office of Narcotics Control Board raided a Bangkok pub in the early hours of Wednesday morning and rounded up more than 100 pub-goers who tested positive for drugs.
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  • Wed, 31 Oct 2018 01:00
    New technology ‘will efficiently keep tabs on marijuana in the country’
    THE LATEST technology will efficiently control cannabis once it is reclassified as a legal item for research and other applications, an adviser to the Office of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) told a key forum yesterday.
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  • Fri, 18 May 2018 01:00
    Thai narcotics control board may allow marijuana cultivation for medical use
    THE OFFICE of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) has hinted at the possibility of allowing people to grow marijuana for medical use.
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  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 14:27
    Slight drop in military conscripts testing positive for drugs
    A total of 12,209 men who showed up for military conscription draws tested positive for drug use, of whom 7,174 have been admitted to rehabilitation programmes (2,146 in hospitals and 5,028 in boot camps), Sirinya Sitthichai, secretary-general of the Office of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB), said on Thursday.
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  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 16:46
    Thais suspected over record drug haul in Sydney
    Thai authorities are investigating the possible involvement of Thais in the smuggling of four tonnes of ephedrine – a drug precursor chemical – worth about Bt87 billion from Thailand to Australia, said Sirinya Sitthichai, chief of the Office of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) on Tuesday.
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  • Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:37
    One arrest in predawn Bangkok drug raids, 0.5g of ketamine seized
    The Office of Narcotics Control Board, the Patrol and Special Operation (191) Division and the Second Cavalry Division dispatched over 150 officers to search 13 areas in Bangkok early Tuesday morning.
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