CityNews – Street race between two cars allegedly leads to a traffic accident.
CityNews – Authorities are reclaiming 16 rai of land from encroachment in Pong Yaeng, Mae Rim District.
CityNews – An infamous tuk tuk driver who attempted to attack a GrabCar driver shared the aftermath of being prosecuted.
CityNews – A big bike street racer was arrested.
CityNews – A songtaew fled the scene after a fatal collision with a motorcycle
Songtaew drivers caught wielding knife in angry attack caught on Facebook video.
A Korean tourist was scammed by a karaoke bar on Charoen Prathet Road for over a hundred thousand baht.
The tuk tuk and songtaew drivers involved in the viral video altercation may face up to five years in jail for their acts of intimidation and being in possession of a weapon, in addition to charges for rude language and bad behaviour as well as being inappropriately shabbily dressed.
Three men have turned themselves in to authorities after warrants for their arrest were issued. However, more suspects remain at large.
The head of the Land Transportation Department in Chiang Mai invited all parties involved to discuss the problem to try to find a solution to this ongoing issue.
CityNews – Two tourists who used a Grab car service to drive to Arcade Bus Station, posted a video on Facebook showing an altercation between tuk tuk, songtaew drivers and the Grab car driver.
Sriwan said that her family has been devastated and that her husband was the main bread winner, having to care for his 90 year old mother as well as her and their son.
CityNews – On 30th September at 4pm, the Chiang Mai Muang police announced that on the previous night a group of teenagers attacked Charun Inta, 60, the owner of an apartment building in San Sai.
CityNews – Today 26th September at 1pm, the police announced the arrest of a suspected shoes thief. This is a follow-on to our earlier story about shoe thefts at Wat Phra Singh.
CityNews – It has been reported that a there have been frequent shoe thefts at Wat Phra Singh over the past few months.
CityNews – A man, Panupong Lakornsri, 26, who had been a monk for many years, was caught by CCTV stealing overer 60,000 baht from a temple.
CityNews – Omkoi is to be a model for opium drugs resolution with over 90% of opium farms closed from last year.
During a patrol on the night of September 6th, after receiving a report about gang brawls in Saraphi and San Kamphaeng districts, police arrested six teens on Chiang Mai-Lampang Road in Saraphi, all around 17 years old.
A man stabbed his brother to death after a dispute erupted while being drunk.
A restaurant filed a complaint after claiming to be harassed by men claiming to be military officers.
Two victims fell for fake electricity officer.
An airport security guard who was rammed over by a dementia driver is expected to be hospitalised for the next three months while the family of the alleged driver has made a promise to take responsibility.
Three men were arrested for stealing cable wires.
Parents of the airport security guard have charged the driver who rammed their son with attempted murder.
A driver on the hit and run case that killed two girls has taken responsibility.
A man who was caught on CCTV stealing shoes has been arrested.
He was caught strolling around the temple, looking at expensive shoes of visitors, and walked out of the temple wearing stolen shoes.
A Malaysian man was arrested for falsely reporting a robbery attempt to police.
A website promoting online gambling has been arrested.
Families of two teenaged girls who died in a traffic accident are pressing police to track down the other involved drivers who fled the scene.
A baby was found dead at the Chinese cemetery in Chang Phueak.
A student who has been exposed on social media for fraud has resigned from the university.
A Chinese call centre scam operation has been raided, leading to arrests.
A temple robber who was caught on CCTV has been arrested at an internet café.
A man was caught on CCTV while robbing a temple’s donation box.
Illegal logs hidden under piles of corn cobs were found.
A Nigerian romance scammer and over ten other suspects have been arrested.
Check out these indulgent afternoon teas, perfect for those lazy and relaxing rainy days.
Makha Bucha Day will see the moon closest to earth this year.
It has been 3 years since we last reported on the Chiang Mai Picketball Club and a lot has happened in that time. The club has changed location, tripled the number of courts and grown an enthusiastic membership of both farang and Thai players.
Registration for voting outside of resident district has opened until February 19th.
7th February 2019. A body was discovered in Chiang Mai University’s Ang Kaew Lake this morning, around 7.30am.
MINI-INPUT is the largest conference on public television worldwide taking place annually. In 2019, the Goethe-Institut together with Thai PBS, the Thai Health Promotion Foundation and the Thai Media Fund are hosting the conference in Bangkok for the first time in Southeast Asia this coming May.
7th February, 2019. The social justice Facebook group, Red Skull, which regularly posts exposes of victims of crime, posted a 46 second video clip featuring a female student from ‘a school in Chom Thong District, Chiang Mai, getting beaten, kicked repeatedly in the face, has her hair pulled, pinched and made to wai at her aggressor’s feet.
Three men attacked a hotel staff during an early morning shift robbery.