‘X-ray Outlaw Foreigner’ sweep nets 73 suspects

TOURIST Police arrested a total of 73 illegal foreigners during their 19th nationwide “X-ray Outlaw Foreigner” crackdown, INN News reported today (Aug. 3, 2018).

Pol Maj-Gen Surachet Hakphan, deputy chief of Tourist Police, said 75 targeted places were raided in the latest clampdown with 11 foreigners being held for overstaying, 42 for illegal entry and 20 others on other charges.

Of the 75 places searched this time, 4 were language institutes, 13 general schools with the remaining 58 being a mix bag of various sites.

In the 33 times of this sweep, 4,084 targeted places have been searched and 1,832 offenders arrested.


Top: Pol Maj-Gen Surachet talking to 2 illegal foreigners arrested in the latest sweep. Photo: INN News

Below: A poster announcing the latest “X-ray Outlaw Foreigner” crackdown. Photo: INN News

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