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We have gathered together here our top LOCAL stories that happened in our areas, Pattaya and Chonburi, in the last week from Monday, March 20th, to Sunday, March 26th, 2023.
The stories are chosen by our editorial team and are not in a particular order of importance but roughly in order of publishing.
1. Police Scan Pattaya Nightspots to Deter Human Trafficking
Pattaya Police are currently waging war against illegal activities in the city.
2. Pattaya Police Bust Alleged Indian Scammer in Pattaya for Scamming American Victims of Three Billion Baht
Several alleged phone scammers have been arrested in this operation. The total damage that these people caused to mostly American retirees was over three billion baht.
3. Shirtless Foreigner Wreaks Havoc at Pattaya Restaurant, Police Believe Man Was Intoxicated
This story drew massive attention on both our Youtube channel here and on social media and was by far the most viewed and commented-on story of the week.
4. Thai and Chinese Women Seriously Injured in Drive-by Shooting in Pattaya, Suspect Arrested
The suspect who was promptly arrested after the incident admitted that he shot the wrong people and intended to shoot two Korean women instead, who bumped into him in the night club and offended him.
5. Pattaya Police is Launching an Intense Crackdown on Illegal Tour Guides
Over 5,531 foreigners working illegally as tour guides were arrested over the past three months across Thailand. Police are also cracking down on illegal migrants in general in Pattaya as seen in this video.
That’s it for this week. We hope the next week will bring you good news!