• Fri, 29 Jun 2018 12:29
    Three arrested in Pattaya drug crackdown
    Pattaya police have arrested three people with illicit drugs in separate incidents in a crackdown on narcotics trafficking.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 17 Jun 2018 01:00
    Reform of drug laws begins as bill passes first reading
    NEW narcotics laws to decriminalise drug users and legalise the controlled use of kratom and marijuana passed first reading at the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) on Thursday. 
    national
  • Sat, 16 Jun 2018 01:00
    Sodium cyanide stocks impounded
    THAI AUTHORITIES yesterday temporarily impounded 48 tonnes of sodium cyanide at a warehouse in Chiang Rai province, while the Office of the Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) announced a separate confiscation of 9 million methamphetamine pills and 300kg of crystal meth or “ice” in Chiang Mai.
    national
  • Fri, 15 Jun 2018 14:47
    Meth, ice, heroin burn in anti-drugs day
    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will incinerate huge amounts of drugs, including 61 million meth pills and 486kg of crystal meth, to mark the world's anti-narcotics day, the agency chief said on Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 11 Jun 2018 01:00
    Bangladesh reels under Philippines-style drug war
    More than 70 people were killed and thousands arrested recently in Bangladesh in what many analysts have started to label as a “Philippines-style” anti-narcotics crackdown.
    opinion
  • 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.
    national
  • Wed, 02 May 2018 16:53
    Huge narcotics haul seized from four major drug operations in a week
    Police said four successful recent drug busts had led to the confiscation of a huge haul of narcotics, including more than 1,000 kilograms of marijuana, three kilograms of highly concentrated hashish oil, over 100,000 meth-amphetamine pills, some 5,300 grams of crystal meth or “ice”, and 850 grams of ketamine.
    national
  • 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.
    national
  • Tue, 17 Apr 2018 19:04
    Three-week crime suppression operations net illicit drugs worth Bt320m from 101 suspects
    Police seized a large haul of narcotics with a street value of Bt320 million from 101 suspects in 88 drug busts during March 28-April 17 crime-suppression operations overlapping the Songkran holidays, deputy national police chief Pol General Chalermkiat Srivorakhan told a press conference in Bangkok on Tuesday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 26 Mar 2018 17:15
    Police bust alleged drug ring in Bangkok and Nonthaburi
    Thai police have arrested a Nigerian drug suspect and three Thai alleged accomplices along with a large amount of narcotics in Bangkok and Nonthaburi.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 20 Mar 2018 17:27
    Lao drug kingpin sentenced to life
    The Criminal Court on Tuesday sentenced to death a Lao drug dealer after finding him guilty of smuggling narcotics, including heroin and methamphetamine (known as yaba), into the country.
    national
  • Fri, 09 Mar 2018 14:55
    Two arrested as Bt223m in ‘ice’ seized in Songkhla pickup
    Narcotics Suppression Division (NSD) officers have arrested two suspects and seized 447 kilograms of “ice” (crystal methamphetamine) worth Bt223 million in street value in Songkhla's Hat Yai district as they probed an operation with tentacles to Malaysia.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:10
    Myanmar seizes drugs and equipment worth $7 mn in lab raid
    Myanmar troops seized $7 million worth of narcotics, precursors and equipment in a raid on drug labs in the restive north, the army said Monday, as it continues a war against ethnic rebels accused of profiting from the drug trade.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 14:21
    Brother, aide of elusive drugs dealer ‘Note Dingaeng’ arrested in Bangkok
    People close to the elusive alleged drugs dealer Wanchalerm “Note Dindaeng” Kamonlert were apprehended in Bangkok on Monday by the Narcotics Suppression Bureau (NSB).
    national
  • Thu, 25 Jan 2018 19:04
    Narcotics bureau announces seven busts and 17 arrests over seven days
    THE NARCOTICS Suppression Bureau (NSB) yesterday announced that over the past seven days it had arrested 17 suspects in seven drugs cases and seizing 510 kilograms of marijuana, 500 kilograms of crystal meth, or “ice”, 288,000 “yaba” pills and 10.41kg of cocaine.
    Breaking News
  • Search More