Thummanoon Mankhong

Police unveil 1.2 million baht smiling mascots

Wednesday, 05 December 2012 11:47
Regional police spent 1.2 million baht on smiling “mascots” to be placed outside Pattaya Police Station to show residents and tourists that “we are your best friends.”
With male tourists being drugged and robbed by area prostitutes, Pattaya police are cracking down on pharmacies illegally selling sedatives and tranquilizers.
Pattaya’s police chief presided over funeral ceremonies and the cremation of a top crime-suppression officer who died last month.
Police are searching for two men and a Thai woman who attacked an Italian man in his Thepprasit Soi 4 apartment. Marco Pietta, 57, suffered serious head injuries, as well as a broken nose, cuts and bruises in the Oct. 22 attack at the HP Apartments....
Officials inspect and take photos of jet skis along Pattaya Beach in an attempt to end the national embarrassment of jet ski scams.

Police arrest burglary suspect, pawn shop broker

Wednesday, 12 September 2012 15:29
Police arrested the alleged burglar who stole gold and an iPad from a French-Thai couple, as well as the pawn shop owner who bought the stolen goods.

Man shot on motorbike in central Pattaya

Wednesday, 23 May 2012 14:34
Police are searching for two men who killed a well-known partier as he drove his motorbike through central Pattaya.
One person was killed when gang gunfire erupted at Bali Hai Pier on the final night of the Pattaya Music Festival.
Police arrested 10 teenagers and shut down a Soi Buakaow gold shop believed to have stocked its shelves with stolen necklaces and amulets.
A drunk Narcotics Suppression Bureau officer was arrested after going on a rampage and shooting his service weapon inside Bangkok Hospital Pattaya.