the Royal Thai Police
14 Jun 2016
A research done by the Thailand Information Center for Civil Rights and Investigative Journalism (TCIJ) has revealed that suicide among the Thai police is twice higher than other Thai citizens on average. From 2008 to May 2016, 276 Thai police officers have committed suicide, which is about 32.5 officers per year or about 13.6 officers per 100,000 officers, reported TCIJ.
22 Apr 2016
The deputy head of the junta has urged police officers to increase their surveillance of social media as the public referendum on the controversial junta-sponsored draft constitution is drawing near.
3 Dec 2015
A suspect in a thwarted terrorist plot around the Bike for Dad event has denied police claims that he was involved in planning the plot from prison.
18 Nov 2015
A civil society human rights organisation has urged the Thai authorities to carry out an ‘independent’ investigation into the mysterious death in custody of a drug trafficking suspect. On Tuesday, 17 November 2015, the Cross Cultural Organisation (CrCF), a civil society human rights organisation, issued a public statement about the sudden death of Anan Koedkaew, 34, a drug trafficking suspect who died mysteriously three days after interrogation. Anan was arrested by investigators of Nakhon Ratchasima Provincial Police on 9 November 2015.