On October 29, Pol Lt. Gen. Surachet Hakphan, Assistant Commissioner of Police, as deputy director of the Center for the Protection of Children, Women, Families, Anti-Human Trafficking and Fisheries Sector, Royal Thai Police R.) said that in the case of news on social media and television media that Thais were scammed and forced to work illegally in Cambodia and asked for help from Thai government agencies to help travel back to Thailand through social media in such cases. General Prayut Chan-ocha, Prime Minister and General Prawit Wongsuwan, Deputy Prime Minister has ordered the National Police Coordinate with relevant agencies to provide urgent assistance to Thai victims. as well as expanding to the network of relevant offenders which these transnational organized crime groups. Take the opportunity that people are affected by economic problems during the Covid-19 aggravate the people deceived into forced labor Working illegally abroad Such actions may be considered human trafficking. Affecting the safety of the general public in society, Pol Gen Suwat Chaengyodsuk, the police chief, has ordered Pol. Gen. Roy Ingkapairote, deputy police chief /Director of the Center for the Protection of Children, Women, Families, Anti-Human Trafficking and Fisheries Sector, Royal Thai Police.
Later, Lt. Gen. Surachet Coordinate with the Thai Embassy in Phnom Penh and Pol. Gen. Wanveera Som, Assistant Commissioner of Police, Commander of the Internal Security Command. Cambodia Rescued 48 Thais who were scammed back safely, 23 from Phnom Penh, 23 from Sihanoukville and two from Siem Reap, after Pol Gen Suwat informed Yodsuk, the commander-in-chief of the police ordered Pol. Gen. Roy Ingkapairote, Deputy Commissioner of Police/Director of the Royal Thai Police to coordinate with the Thai embassy. Cambodia and related agencies Help this group of Thai people urgently. From the preliminary investigation It was found that the movement was led by Chinese people. moving in many cities in Cambodia the whole of Phnom Penh Sihanoukville and Siem Reap By the way, job advertisements will be posted on social media Facebook. By pretending to have a job in Cambodia Paying compensation at a high rate of 20,000-30,000 baht per month after a believer has applied for a movement to bring people into and out of the country illegally through natural channels.
Lt. Gen. Surachet said that The victims said they had to walk through the jungle along the border crossing to Cambodia. After that, there will be a car to be detained at an unknown hotel. Later, it was passed on to Chinese investors. Forced to work in call center gangs and SMS gangs to deceive Thai people, which many Thais believe in victims. Hundreds of millions of dollars in damage As the news is presented continuously. which the deceived After knowing that it is not in accordance with the agreement both in the nature of the job and the compensation, therefore, requesting a return trip but was rejected by the employer Property claims, detention, starvation, and threats of physical harm have been raised. therefore asked for help from the Thai authorities. until being rescued back safely.
Assistant Commissioner of Police said Initially after this group of Thai people came back, they had to be quarantined according to public health measures. After that, the Royal Thai Police (Sq.) will have a thorough interrogation of all victims. to extend the prosecution of all offenders Both on the part of recruiters, brokers, leaders, and coordinating with the Cambodian government to continue prosecuting Chinese employers. so that the general public does not become a victim. You can report information to the Center for the Protection of Children, Women, Families, Anti-Human Trafficking and Fisheries Sector, Royal Thai Police (Royal Thai Police) or at https://www.facebook.com/antihumantraffickingpolice. To provide assistance and further prosecution of offenders.