Japanese Man Arrested in Bangkok for Overstay and Alleged Gang Involvement

Benjakiti Park lies at the heart of Bangkok on Ratchadapisek road
Benjakiti Park lies at the heart of Bangkok on Ratchadapisek road, Khlong Toei district. Photo: Mr. Peerapong Prasutr.

Bangkok — Thai Immigration authorities apprehended a Japanese national, identified only as Mr. Miyoshi, in the Khlong Toei district of Bangkok. The arrest came after [Read More…]

Bangkok traffic officer transferred for allegedly demanding bribe from Japanese Youtuber

Police officer pulling traffic cones along a road in Bangkok
Police officer pulling traffic cones along a road in Thailand. Photo: Piqsels. CC0.

A traffic police officer, suspected of having demanded money from a Japanese national, has been transferred to an “inactive post”, Metropolitan Police Commissioner Pol Lt [Read More…]

2 million baht reward for information leading to the arrest of Japanese tourist’s murderer

Skylab tricycle n Sukhothai
Skylab tricycle tuk-tuk in Sukhothai. Photo: Ilya Plekhanov.

The Department of Special Investigation has offered a reward of 2 million baht to anyone who provides information leading to the arrest of the killer [Read More…]