The son-in-law of a Koh Larn hotel owner was arrested for possession of an illegal gun. Wannarat Boonyarit, 39, was taken into custody Nov. 27 by patrol officers who spotted him lurking in the shadows near the Long Talay Resort. Officers found a loaded .22 Magnum...

Gun, underage boys found in karaoke raid

Wednesday, 22 August 2012 15:26
Children and Women Protection police raided the Pretty Boy Karaoke club, discovering both a gun and underage boys. Manager Thawee Chongkhanklon, 35, was arrested in the Aug. 15 crackdown at the unlicensed club in Banglamung. Searching him, police found a loaded 38-caliber revolver.

Shaky-legged gunman tripped up by police

Wednesday, 15 August 2012 15:00
Shaky legs made for a shakier getaway for a suspected drug user who pulled a gun on police.

Ex-police volunteer arrested on gun charge

Wednesday, 27 June 2012 15:29
A former Pattaya police volunteer has been arrested, this time for allegedly owning an illegal gun he put to the head of a motorcycle taxi driver.
PHETCHABURI, Jan 17 – An assistant to the Kaeng Krachan National Park chief allegedly involved in poaching four elephants in the park turned himself in to the police today.

Thai man shot in unprovoked attack

Thursday, 06 October 2011 17:22
Just after midnight on the 2nd of October a man was rushed to Banglamung hospital by the sawang booriboon foundation after he had been shot on the left hand side of his back and the bullet had passed through his body leaving a gaping hole...

Thai man loses face then loses temper

Monday, 15 August 2011 16:07
On August 13th a 23 year old Thai man named Manat Siriwong was tracked down by police in the woods in north Pattaya, police also found an 11mm automatic hand gun and some ammunition in the vicinity.

Man escapes death by stray bullet

Tuesday, 09 August 2011 15:58
At 1.50am on August 7th the police were alerted that 27 year old Worapong Umkamnerd, closely escaped death from a bullet whilst he was driving along Thepprasit road.

Police apprehend karaoke killer

Tuesday, 09 August 2011 15:38
We previously reported on a shooting in which two men died at the New Hosto Karaoke pub on third road south Pattaya on August the 2nd.
  At 10pm on July the 19th Banglamung police rushed to a party on Sukhumvit Highway near Mit Mongkol Company where shots had been fired.

More firearms in entertainment venues

Friday, 08 July 2011 15:55
  Pattaya police were called to Pornsiri Karaoke pub on Pattaya third at 3am on June the 6th to detain 40 year old Ronachai Masukh, a Huay Yai resident who was drunk and had been brandishing a gun.

Outraged father brandishes gun

Tuesday, 05 July 2011 16:54
On June the 2nd at 7pm Banglamung police spotted a man running down Soi Islam with a gun in his hand.
Police are concerned with the campaigning by electoral candidate that persons offering ‘guns for hire’ maybe on the increase.

Police try to separate fact from fiction

Thursday, 02 June 2011 17:08
This is like the premise of a Hollywood movie – police fighting gun crime move in on a man ‘The Mechanic’ he is found with a huge haul of weapons which he claims he is repairing and cleaning for his clients – fact or fiction...

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.

Proposition ends in bloodshed

Monday, 16 May 2011 18:55
  Police were called to a pub at the north end of third road where they found 30 year old Manop Senamit who had been shot twice in the leg.
  Police were called to a house in Moo.11 Nongprue district where a 31 year old father was holding his 2 year old daughter who had a large red wound on her right knee and on the floor was the shell from a 9 millimeter bullet.

Party turns into shootout

Thursday, 05 May 2011 18:47
  Jomtien police were called to Banglamung hospital to interview two men, one had been shot in the arm and the other had a nasty wound on his head.