Drug Busts in Bangkok (September)


The Bangkok police announced what its anti-narcotics operations achieved between August 30-September 12.

  • 277 drug addicts were admitted to the rehabilitation program.
  • Nearly 4,000 suspects were arrested on drug-related charges.
  • The number included 2 major narcotics producers and over 300 dealers.
  • Nearly 700 suspects were arrested for illegal possession of drugs and nearly 3,000 users were arrested.
  • Nearly 30,000 methamphetamine pills, 11 kilogram of powdered methamphetamine, nearly three kilograms of crystalized methamphetamine and 43 kilograms of cannabis were confiscated.

For a more complete showcase check out this TAN Network article.

Also, it’s worth to remember what drug rehab and drug detention centers in Thailand are like.

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