Crime Suppression Division police patch

Thailand Crime Suppression Division police patch. Photo: Dickelbers.

Police crackdown targets overstaying foreign criminals


Deputy Prime Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan has instructed national security agencies to get tough on foreign criminals and “influential figures” following the discovery that nearly 100,000 foreigners were overstaying their visas in Thailand.

It is feared that some of these people are committing crimes and damaging Thailand’s image.

Full story: The Nation

By The Nation

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