27.6 C
Sunday, September 22, 2019
Home Crime, Courts, Calamity

Crime, Courts, Calamity

Bad things happen to good people; good things happen to bad people.

Rescuers Sunday make their way down at the entrance to a cave complex where 12 boys and their soccer coach went missing, in Mae Sai, Chiang Rai province. Photo: Sakchai Lalit / Associated Press

Divers Make Little Progress in Murky Cave Search

MAE SAI — Thai navy divers leading the search for 12 boys and their football coach in a cave have failed to make much headway in their effort to push through the murk of a kilometer-long chamber to what is thought to be a clear area where the missing may be sheltering.

Nightclub Shootout Kills 1 Police Officer

(13 October) A police officer had been fatally injured as he responded to the shootout in a popular nightclub in Samut Sakorn province, while a suspect was also shot and killed by the police.
In this image made from Sept 25, 2018, video, murder suspect Warut Rattanasajjakit arrives at a police station for the murder his sister and her British husband in Prae Province, Thailand. Photo: AP

3 Thai Men Sentenced to Die for Killing British Man and Wife

PHRAE, Thailand — Three men in northern Thailand were found guilty Friday of murdering a British expat and his Thai wife and sentenced to...

Gunshop Heist Suspect Dies, Footage Shows Motorbike Street Justice

BANGKOK — One of three men shot trying to hold up a gun shop with BB guns and knives this morning near Chinatown died at a hospital Friday afternoon as footage emerged of the fourth suspect being captured.

Judge Wanted for Court Throne Theft

By Teeranai Charuvastra
Staff Reporter

CHIANG MAI — A former judge at Chiang Mai provincial court is on the run for allegedly stealing the judge’s seat from his workplace while in office late last year

Boy Dies After Plunging Into Poisonous Well

(15 April) A boy has died after falling into a 10-metre deep well filled with toxic gas as he was playing Songkran water fights in Ubon Ratchathanee province.

Baby Carmen Dads Must Wait 5 More Months

BANGKOK — Manuel Santos was in tears as he carried baby Carmen out of a courtroom today where he and his husband, Gordon Lake, learned their quest for legal custody would be delayed another five months.

Man Wanted for Rape in Sweden Arrested in Thailand

COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Swedish authorities say a 38-year-old man suspected of four rapes last month in Sweden has been arrested in Thailand.

Marine Shot Dead By 'Militant Redshirt' During Raid

TRAT — The military says a volunteer Marine was shot dead by an armed militant during a raid on a Redshirt hideout in Trat province today.

Waterworks Authority Says Corruption Case Files Untouched by Fire

BANGKOK — The Provincial Waterworks Authority said Tuesday that no documents pertaining to a recently launched investigation into corruption within the organization were destroyed in a fire Monday night.





scattered clouds
27.6 ° C
28.9 °
27 °
88 %
40 %
31 °
26 °
30 °
30 °
31 °