• Fri, 04 May 2018 16:35:04
    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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  • Sat, 21 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Taiwanese call-centre scam suspect nabbed while in transit at Bangkok airport
    A TAIWANESE man suspected to be a member of a call-centre gang that has been preying on victims across Asia for the past six years was arrested at Suvarnabhumi International Airport early yesterday. The gang had reportedly swindled various people out of Bt100 million.
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  • Fri, 20 Apr 2018 10:36:55
    Taiwanese call-centre scam suspect arrested at Suvarnabhumi airport
    A Taiwanese man suspected to be a member of a call-centre gang was arrested at the Suvarnabhumi Airport early on Friday.
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  • Wed, 11 Apr 2018 15:23:35
    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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  • Mon, 26 Mar 2018 14:34:26
    Four Malaysians arrested over alleged call-centre scam
    Tourist police have arrested four Malaysian men who allegedly worked for a call-centre scam gang by transferring victims’ money to Dubai.
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  • Wed, 21 Mar 2018 07:17:42
    AMLO urges elderly to be alert over call-centre scammers posing as police
    Many elderly people have fallen victim to call-centre scammers who portray themselves as senior police officers, the Anti-Money Laundering Office (AMLO) revealed on Tuesday.
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  • Sat, 10 Mar 2018 15:00:39
    Police seek to arrest 100 Thais over call-centre scams
    Police are seeking arrest warrants against almost 100 Thais suspected of being hired to open bank accounts for call-centre scam gangs, Tourist Police deputy chief Pol Lt-General Surachet Hakpal said on Saturday.
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  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:46:05
    Captive Thais freed as phone-scam hunt nabs suspects in KL
    Thai and Malaysian police cracking down on a cross-border call-centre scam ring have arrested five Taiwanese suspects and rescued 11 Thais being held at a commercial building in Kuala Lampur.
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  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:36:46
    Four alleged call-centre scam gang members arrested
    Police have arrested three Malaysians and a Taiwanese man for allegedly working for a call-centre scam gang in Bangkok.
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  • 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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