At 4am on August the 19th Huay Yai police were alerted that a man had been tied up and shot by the roadside on the Korat-Rayong 331 highway.
At 4am on August 19th emergency services tended to a driver who was trapped in his pickup that had ended up in the ditch on bypass number 7.
In the middle of the night on August the 18th police set up a checkpoint on Soi Kor Phai south Pattaya to search cars and motorbike drivers for illegal substances such as drugs and weapons under the National Police Department’s policy to clean up the streets and reduce the crime rates
The joined forces of Chonburi and Banglamung police officers armed with an arrest warrant raided a house in Pattaya Land and House Village Moo.13, Nongprue after an investigation confirmed that the house had been used as an illegal lottery business.
Police held a sting operation after learning that 29 year old Wuthisak Asasri had been dealing drugs to local teenagers and tourists in the city centre.
In the middle of the night on August 18th police were called from their duties of dealing with all the crazy gunmen and drunk drivers in the city and focused their attention on a gambling ring on Soi 9.
Police were called to a third floor room of SY Mansion in Soi Chalermprakiat 12 on third road to inspect the mysterious death of a 48 year old American man Mr. George P. Stanco.
On August 15 about 150 kids from Pattaya school number 9 participated in an annual educational demonstration parade to promote an Anti-drug message – the risks of HIV and a road safety campaign to the people in Roi Lang village, and Soi Photisarn community in Naklua.
The 10th Thailand League Sepak Takraw challenge was held on August the 15th at the indoor stadium of school number 7 and had teams from Pattaya and Bangkok playing some very exciting matches.