• Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:00
    Seven Chinese charged over using fake passports in test-taking scam
    Thai police have arrested seven Chinese who were allegedly hired to take ACT (American College Testing) exams on behalf of other test-takers who wanted good results in order to apply to study in the United States, Immigration Police Bureau chief Pol Lt-Gen Surachate Hakparn told a press conference on Monday.
  • Tue, 14 Aug 2018 06:41
    More minors with fake passports trying to leave Philippines
    Immigration officials at Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) are alarmed over the growing number of underage Filipino women who try to leave the country and work abroad using fraudulent travel documents.
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  • Fri, 15 Jun 2018 13:56
    Pick-pocket gang used fake passports to steal in Thailand, sell items in Vietnam: police
    Many of the 17 suspects of a Vietnamese pick-pocket gang arrested last week in Bangkok’s Din Daeng district were carrying counterfeit passports and using fake names and had stayed in Thailand for 30 years, and another three were found to have overstayed their visas, the Tourist Police Bureau told a press conference on Friday.
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  • Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:03
    Fake passports uncover TOEFL scam in Chiang Mai
    Chiang Mai police on Monday arrested two Chinese women who allegedly used fake passports to sit for a TOEFL exam on behalf of paying clients.
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  • Sun, 28 May 2017 18:02
    Automatic passport screening implemented at Nong Khai border checkpoint
    Automatic passport screening machines on Sunday were introduced at the Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge border checkpoint in Nong Khai with the aim to accelerate the screening process to identify fake passports and people with arrest warrants.
  • Mon, 22 May 2017 18:59
    Fake passport suspects recaptured after escaping police custody
    PHUKET: Officers from Phuket Provincial Police, Saku Police and Patong Police joined forces to capture two Indian men who escaped police custody after being arrested for using fake passports.
  • Fri, 07 Oct 2016 01:00
    Foreigner in custody may have links to terror networks
    A FOREIGNER has been detained on suspicion of having links to terror networks or the gang providing fake passports to suspects involved in the Erawan Shrine bomb blast.
  • Thu, 06 Oct 2016 18:47
    Arrested foreigner may have links to terror networks
    A FOREIGNER has been detained on suspicion of having links to terror networks or the gang providing fake passports to suspects involved in the Erawan Shrine bomb blast.
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  • Fri, 23 Sep 2016 21:22
    Foreigners arrested as Thai police find guns, dead body
    BANGKOK - Thai police raided a Bangkok building Friday and arrested five foreigners after a shootout, discovering guns, crystal meth, fake passports and a dead body hidden in a freezer, officers said.
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  • Wed, 10 Feb 2016 01:00
    Forger ‘The Doctor’ captured
    Iranian arrested in Chachoengsao with 173 fake passports, ending long hunt; five accomplices held.
  • Tue, 09 Feb 2016 17:13
    Iranian ‘The Doctor’ arrested for making ‘mirror grade’ fake passports
    Immigration police have arrested an Iranian man and five Pakistani men on charges of forging passports of several nationalities for sale.
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  • Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:35
    Mystery man in Bangkok bomb probe 'never said a word'
    The evidence seized by police investigating Thailand's deadliest bombing includes an apparently damning trove of explosives, fertiliser, and piles of fake passports, but the shabby-looking foreigner they arrested on Saturday remains a mystery.
  • Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:07
    Immigration upbeat new scanning device can detect fake passports
    The Immigration Bureau expressed confidence Monday its new scanning devices can effectively detect fake passports.
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  • Thu, 19 Mar 2015 01:00
    Iranian arrested as DSI busts fakepassport syndicate
    THE Department of Special Investigation (DSI) yesterday arrested an Iranian as it cracked down on a syndicate engaged in making fake passports, and possibly linked to international human trafficking.
  • Wed, 12 Mar 2014 00:00
    Six facts about fake passports
    The two passengers who managed to board the il-fated Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 with stolen passports have brought to light the loopholes in immigration checks as well as the booming trade in fake credentials. We look at some facts and figures behind
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