Thu, 28 Sep 2017 10:28:06
Scores of women, transvestites arrested for selling sex services
Tourist police late on Wednesday rounded up 36 Thai women, 19 foreign women, and six Thai transvestites for alleged solicitation in Pattaya.
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 12:15:37
'Girls as dessert': Thai sex scandal exposes grim tradition
BANGKOK - When senior bureaucrats visited the remote Thai province where local official Boonyarit worked, the routine was often the same: welcome them with the finest food and drink and then bring out the teen girls, often referred to as "dessert".
Tue, 23 May 2017 17:05:23
Woman arrested in Hat Yai underage prostitution sting
A Thai woman who allegedly led a Songkhla-based prostitution ring that provided sex services from girls aged between 13 and 15 was arrested in a sting operation at a Hat Yai resort hotel on Sunday, Anti-Human Trafficking Division (AHTD) chief Pol Maj General Kornchai Klayklueng said in Bangkok on Tuesday.
Mon, 22 May 2017 01:00:00
Net widens further as Mae Hong Son child-sex scandal snares politicians
Police will apply to a court for summonses for three more people, including a local politician, suspected of buying sex services from girls under 18 in the Mae Hong Son prostitution scandal, while they continue to look for evidence against another three individuals, a senior officer said.
Sat, 13 May 2017 01:00:00
Local politicians accused in sex ring ‘may have claimed to be governor’
ONE of the five local politicians identified by victims in the Mae Hong Son forced prostitution ring as the persons allegedly bought sex services from them may also have drunkenly claimed to be the provincial governor, Provincial Police Region 5 deputy chief Pol Maj-General Panudech Boonreung said yesterday.
Fri, 12 May 2017 15:18:55
Underage girls in Mae Hong Son prostitution ring identify officials
UNDERAGE victims in the Mae Hong Son forced prostitution ring have identified five officials from the Tambon Ban Mai Administrative Organisation in Nonthaburi’s Bang Yai district who allegedly bought sex services from them, a police source said on Friday.
Wed, 03 May 2017 15:23:40
Arrest warrants sought for two more policemen in Mae Hong Son prostitution ring scandal
Police have applied for two arrest warrants for two officers for allegedly purchasing sex services from the Mae Hong Son's forced prostitution ring that procured underage girls.
Sun, 17 Jul 2016 13:26:00
Thai sex industry under fire from tourism minister, police
Thailand's infamous sex industry is under fire, with the tourism minister pushing to rid the country of its ubiquitous brothels and a spate of police raids in recent weeks on some of the largest establishments providing sex services in Bangkok.