gambling

5 arrested for gambling at Bali Hai

Tuesday, 30 April 2013 16:26
Five Thais and Cambodians were arrested for allegedly gambling illegally at Bali Hai Pier. Police raided a “hi-lo” game at the South Pattaya jetty around 10 p.m. April 14, finding 20 locals and Khmer immigrants playing cards. About 15 of them jumped in the sea and...
Banglamung officials raided a Soi Buakaow home believed to be an illegal gambling den, arresting its caretaker and seizing more than 1 million baht in cash, weapons and electronics.
BANGKOK, May 29 -- The upcoming UEFA European Football Championship ‘UEFA EURO 2012’ is projected to result in Bt64 billion (over US$2.13 billion) in circulation in Thailand, according to a survey by University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce (UTCC).
BANGKOK, 16 May 2012  - The Royal Thai Police is planning to crack down on illegal gambling after UEFA Euro 2012 kicks off in June by collaborating with pubs, bars and restaurants that will be broadcasting live matches. 
Three South Korean men were arrested last week for operating an illegal online casino in Naklua.

Immigration police nab 46 gambling Cambodians

Thursday, 17 November 2011 13:36
Chonburi Immigration Police rounded up 46 Cambodians who were not only in Thailand illegally, but were allegedly gambling.

War on drugs and gambling

Wednesday, 21 September 2011 17:39
Editor; As a foreigner I try to have some understanding for the Thai way, but what happened lately beats everything. Four people playing a game of cards in the front garden of one’s house until some emigration police comes and fines them with 10,000 baht each...
After the previous successful bust of some domino gamblers police were called to Soi Town In Town hotel at 10pm on August the 19th where a group of people had been playing cards for money.

Gambling Den Unearthed on Soi Khao Talo

Saturday, 11 June 2011 15:44
Banglamung police checked out a house on Soi Khao Talo on  June the 8th after reports that it was being used as a gambling den.

New measures to reduce gun crimes

Wednesday, 18 May 2011 11:15
With gun crime on the rise and in the news on a daily basis, Pol. Col. Somnuk Chanket addressed the public at Larn Pho gardens Naklua regarding new measures put in place to protect the civilians.
  As usual at city hall there has been many meeting this week, one of which was with members from the city’s beach bench and umbrella group.

Police Descend on Gambling Den

Wednesday, 19 January 2011 01:21
As well as cracking down on drug use, Police are also continuing their ‘Zero tolerance’ on gambling.
Having received reports of the widespread sale and usage of illicit drugs in the Soi Korphai community off South Pattaya Road, the deputy superintendent of Pattaya police station led a team of police officers to investigate on January 13.

Gambling for life

Tuesday, 14 December 2010 16:21
Many people enjoy gambling, whether betting on a horse or playing poker on their computer. Most of these people don’t have a problem, but some lose control over their gambling. They bet high amounts of money on card games, in casinos or playing slot machines....