Canadian National Arrested for Cocaine Possession and Illegally Working in Phuket

Busy street in Patong, Phuket
Busy street in Patong, Phuket. Photo: Sugar Wawa. CC BY 2.0.

A 41-year-old Canadian man was arrested in Patong, Phuket, for possessing ecstasy and cocaine and working without a work permit on April 19th, 2024. Two [Read More…]

Canadian, Russian, Myanmar foreign workers arrested on tourist islands

Ferry from Koh Samui to Koh Tao via Thong Sala Pier in Koh Phangan.
Ferry from Koh Samui to Koh Tao via Thong Sala Pier in Koh Phangan.Photo: Fabio Achilli.

Police have arrested three foreigners — from Canada, Russia and Myanmar — on the southern tourist islands of Koh Phangan and Phuket for working illegally. [Read More…]

More details on Canadian tourist arrested after opening airplane door in Chiang Mai

Airbus A321 emergency door
Airbus A321 emergency door 3R. Photo: Christopher Doyle.

The superintendent of a Chiang Mai Police Station has unveiled additional information regarding the recent incident involving a Canadian tourist’s attempt to open an airplane [Read More…]

Canadian opens the door of an airplane in Chiang Mai and deploys a slider during take-off

Airbus A320 emergency exit
Airbus A320 emergency door 2L exit. Photo: Christopher Doyle.

CHIANG MAI: A Canadian national has found himself in police custody after opening an emergency door on a Thai Airways International (THAI) flight bound for [Read More…]

Canadian man, Thai wife stabbed to death by neighbour in Khon Kaen

Toyota Commuter 3.0 Khon Kaen Hospital Ambulance in Khon Kaen Vocational College
Toyota Commuter 3.0 Khon Kaen Hospital Ambulance in Khon Kaen Vocational College. Photo: Chanokchon - CC BY-SA 4.0.

KHON KAEN: A Canadian man and his Thai wife were stabbed to death by a neighbour who rented a house next door in Muang district [Read More…]

Canadian Suspect Extradited to Thailand for Alleged Murder of Indian Man in Phuket

Thai Prisoner Police Truck with a bus license plate
Thai Prisoner Police Truck with a bus license plate. Photo: Ian Fuller / flickr. CC BY-NC 2.0.

An important Canadian suspect was sent back to Thailand after he allegedly murdered a Canadian–Indian man in Phuket. Indian carrying stolen Canadian ID shot dead [Read More…]

Police Confirm Thai Woman Found Hanged in Patong Not a Murder, Detained Canadian Man Likely Not Involved

Buildings in Patong Beach, Phuket, Thailand.
Buildings in Patong Beach, Phuket, Thailand. Photo: Peregrine981 / Wikimedia Commons.

Deputy National Police Chief Surachate “Big Joke” Hakparn has confirmed a Thai woman found hanged in Patong was not a murder and her Canadian boyfriend [Read More…]