• Mon, 03 Sep 2018 01:00
    Men-only Police Academy will ‘hamper’probes into sex crime
    RIGHTS advocates yesterday raised concerns over the Royal Thai Police’s new policy of banning female applicants from the police cadet academy, saying the move undermines women’s rights and affects the prosecution of sex crimes.
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  • Mon, 27 Aug 2018 01:00
    Koh Tao rape claim news to Thai cops
    A BRITISH teenager who told police in her homeland she’d been raped on Koh Tao in June filed no such complaint with authorities here, Pol Colonel Krissana Pattanacharoen, a deputy spokesman for the Royal Thai Police, said yesterday.
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  • Sat, 04 Aug 2018 07:00
    Women’s groups cry foul over men-only police job posting
    Three women’s rights groups are urging the Office of the Ombudsman to rule on the validity of a move by Royal Thai Police to accept only male applicants for investigator positions.
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  • Fri, 03 Aug 2018 17:00
    Students demand action to prevent attacks
    About 50 students marched from their university to the Royal Thai Police headquarters in Bangkok on Friday to demand action against persons attacking their friends.
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  • Wed, 01 Aug 2018 18:30
    High-profile men arrested for alleged paid sex with males under 18
    A famous Thai university lecturer and a “high-society” man have been arrested for allegedly buying sex services from males under 18, a source at the Royal Thai Police’s Anti Trafficking in Persons Division (ATPD) said on Wednesday.
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  • Thu, 26 Jul 2018 11:27
    Alcohol sales ban tightened for Asanha Bucha, Lent
    Police will strictly enforce the ban on liquor and beer sales on Asanha Bucha (July 27) and Buddhist Lent, Royal Thai Police deputy spokesman Pol Col Krissana Pattanacharoen said.
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  • Tue, 10 Jul 2018 15:02
    Army sergeant shot dead in Narathiwat, no motive yet identified
    An Army sergeant was shot dead while riding to work in Narathiwat on Tuesday morning, a Royal Thai Police spokesman said.
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  • Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:40
    AMLO submits evidence against 10 senior officials in destitute-centres misappropriation scandal
    The legal affairs director of the Anti-Money Laundering Office (AMLO) on Tuesday submitted evidence to the Royal Thai Police’s Counter-Corruption Division (CCD), for the police to proceed with legal action against senior civil servants allegedly involved in the misappropriation of allowances and related irregularities at protection centres for the destitute.
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  • Tue, 12 Jun 2018 18:11
    ​​​​​​​Police ready to file charges against DSI official over his FB post on temple scandal
    Police's Crime Suppression Division (CSD) is ready to file charges against Department of Special Investigation (DSI) senior investigator Pisitchai Sawangwattanakorn, if one or more of the four Bangkok temples mentioned in his Facebook posts as being implicated in the ongoing temple-fund embezzlement scandal, wished to press legal action.
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  • Wed, 30 May 2018 15:21
    Public hearing on driving penalties
    The Royal Thai Police will hold a public hearing next month on plans to introduce a points system aimed at weeding out bad drivers.
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  • Mon, 28 May 2018 01:00
    Many more temples may have embezzled state funds
    THE FOURTH round of investigations into the embezzlement of state funds meant for temple development has found at least another 30 temples alleged to have broken the law, with damages worth Bt100 million, a source at the Counter Corruption Division (CCD) of Royal Thai Police revealed yesterday.
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  • Tue, 22 May 2018 13:15
    Police ordered to pay Bt6.5m compensation over death of cadets
    The Royal Thai Police (RTP) has been ordered to pay Bt6.5 million in compensation to the families of two police cadets who died during a practice parachute jump in 2014 after their parachutes failed to open.
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  • Fri, 11 May 2018 16:14
    Royal police ramp up fight against human trafficking and child porn
    The Royal Thai Police (RTP) have established two new divisions in a bid to tackle human trafficking crimes on the Internet, said RTP adviser Pol General Thammasak Witcharaya on Friday.
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  • 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, 04 May 2018 16:35
    Call-centre scams ‘eradicated’ from Thailand, says top cop
    A total of Bt1.16 million cash was returned to four victims of “call-centre” scams as part of the Royal Thai Police’s 14th cash-returning event on Friday.
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