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3,000 Inmates Freed After Cannabis Decriminalization

More than 3,000 inmates imprisoned for marijuana possession have been freed since Thailand legalized cannabis. The Corrections Department said 4,075 inmates had been detained for...

Bangkok Back on the Chain Gang Again

. Convicts to be put to work scraping out capitals sewers

Thai Prisons to Resume Family Visits After 13-Months Covid-19 Lockdown

The Corrections Department will resume in-person prison visits for relatives starting next week amid improvements in the Covid-19 situation. Ayut Sinthoppan, director-general of the Corrections...

Bangkok Prison Guard Fired for Extorting Inmate’s Family

The Corrections Department fired a prison guard pending disciplinary and criminal investigations into alleged extortion of an inmate’s daughter. The dismissal followed a complaint to...

2 Nights of Rioting Sparks Fire, Injures 3 at Krabi Prison

Authorities at a Krabi prison ended two days of rioting that resulted in a large fire and three inmates hurt by rubber bulelts. Inmates rioted...

9 Prison Escapees Back Behind Bars in Nakhon Pathom

Nine inmates who staged a jailbreak in Nakhon Pathom are back behind bars. The commissioner of Provincial Police Region 7 and warden of Nakhon Pathom...

Family Denied Access to Pro-Democracy Activist Severely Ill with Covid-19

The relatives of a detained Thai pro-democracy activist have been denied access to him even as he is suffering from a severe case of...
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