Pattaya’s acting police chief lectured officers about ethics while handing down directives for protecting tourists and suppressing crime.
Col. Chatchawan Pisuthwong and top lieutenants laid out policies on morality and service at a May 14 assembly at the Cesar’s Palace Hotel. Topping that list was protecting tourists and suppressing drugs.
A monk from Chaimongkol temple also preached and prayed for the officers’ good fortunes before attendees made merit by offering robes and necessities.
Col. Chatchawan Pisuthwong (center) lays out policies on morality and service for his officers.
Chatchawan, the deputy commander for Chonburi, took over the Pattaya Police Station from Col. Suwan Cheaonawinthawat May 8 following a raid by Banglamung District officials of several underground casinos under the station’s jurisdiction.