• Fri, 16 Feb 2018 20:06:51
    Dozens arrested over scams
    CAMBODIAN and Thai police raided three places in Phnom Penh and Sihanoukville on Friday day and arrested six Taiwanese, 26 Thais and five Cambodians for allegedly being involved in a call-centre scam.
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  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 16:22:03
    Thai-Malaysian police join hands to help victims of call-centre scam
    Close cooperation between Thai police and their Malaysian counterparts will enable victims who were detained and forced to work for a “call-centre scam” to return to their homes, Immigration Bureau commissioner Pol Lt-General Sutthipong Wongpin said on Friday.
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  • Tue, 30 Jan 2018 16:05:11
    Two call-centre scams targeting Northeast disrupted
    Call-centre scam networks have been targeting the Northeast region with a police investigation finding that they are hiring Thais to open bank accounts and people are claiming to be police officers while accusing the victims of crimes to extort money from them.
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  • Sun, 21 Jan 2018 15:09:30
    Six Taiwanese men arrested for alleged call-centre scam
    Taiwanese members of a call-centre operation that allegedly swindled victims in Thailand out of nearly Bt100 million have been arrested, Tourist Police Division commander Pol Lt-General Surachet Hakpan told a press conference on Sunday.
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  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:32:53
    Cameroon man, three Thai women arrested in identify theft case
    A Cameroon man and three Thai women have been arrested for allegedly stealing an identification card belonging to another woman to open bank accounts used in a call-centre scam.
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  • Fri, 12 Jan 2018 16:17:35
    Retired civil servant narrowly averts Bt400,000 scam payment
    Police have again warned the Thai public not to fall victim to a “call-centre scam” in which criminals posing as officials accuse them of crimes and demand money be wired via an ATM system “for inspection”.
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  • Sun, 07 Jan 2018 14:10:00
    Three arrested over call-centre scam
    A Taiwanese man and two Thai men accused of working for a call-centre scam gang have been arrested over the weekend, Deputy Tourist Police chief Pol Maj-General Surachet Hakpan told a press conference on Sunday at Bangkok’s Bang Khen Police Station.
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  • Fri, 05 Jan 2018 09:17:47
    Five Malaysians arrested at Bangkok hotel over call-centre scam
    Police arrested five Malaysian men at a Bangkok hotel early Friday and charged them with being members of a call-centre scam gang.
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  • Fri, 01 Dec 2017 17:35:00
    Viral video clip exposes alleged call-centre scam
    A viral video clip has prompted police to track down the man whose bank account is apparently used by a fraudulent call centre.
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  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 15:17:45
    Two Thai women arrested over Taiwan-controlled call-centre scam
    The Crime Suppression Division on Friday arrested two women for having allegedly worked for a call-centre gang headed by a Taiwanese man in order to deceive fellow Thais into transferring money to the gang.
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  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:54:38
    Police use ‘call-centre tactic’ to lure drug suspect
    A Crime Suppression Division police officer borrowed a tactic from call-centre scammers on Monday when he pretended to be a bank official to lure a drug suspect to be arrested in Nakhon Pathom.
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  • Wed, 27 Sep 2017 16:09:15
    Seven arrested over alleged call-centre scam
    Three Taiwanese men and four Thais were arrested for allegedly running a call-centre scam in which they disguised themselves as state officials to get people to wire them money, officers from Bangkok’s Thong Lor Police Station announced on Wednesday.
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  • Thu, 14 Sep 2017 16:21:11
    Taiwanese man arrested for call-centre scam 
    Police have arrested a Taiwanese man and charged him for being involved with a call-centre scam that defrauded people in Thailand by convincing them to make bank transfers of more than Bt9.5 million, police said.
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  • Wed, 02 Aug 2017 15:13:37
    Malaysians arrested over phone scam
    Two Malaysians have been arrested for allegedly operating a call-centre scam that cost its victims more than Bt5million.
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  • Sun, 23 Jul 2017 18:24:17
    Police bust Chinese call-centre scammers
    The Police Immigration Bureau has announced a major bust of a transnational call-centre scam gang that saw 19 Chinese and 25 Taiwanese suspects arrested from several rented houses in Bangkok and nearby provinces as well as Pattaya City.
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