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Chinese ‘gangster’ video that caused Cambodia’s police chief to intervene ‘was a prank’

Apparent threat in online clip to take control of Sihanoukville alarmed local authorities.

China to Help Cambodia Deal with Chinese Gang

The Chinese embassy in Phnom Penh on Sunday promised assistance to Cambodian police after a video surfaced in which a Chinese gangster declares he will seize control of a major Cambodian city while 20 other men, shirtless and tattooed, cheer him on.

Vietnamese arrested for transporting drugs from Cambodia

Police and border guards of Vietnam’s southern Long An province on Sunday arrested a local man for transporting 57 kg of crystal meth and nearly seven kg of heroin from Cambodia to Vietnam, local online newspaper VnExpress reported.

Lao man sent to court for smuggling 1kg of meth

A thirty three-year-old Lao man was sent to the Stung Treng provincial court on Thursday after his arrest the previous day for allegedly attempting to smuggle more than 1kg of methamphetamine into Cambodia, court spokesman Kim Hongsan said.

Chinese nationals lead in terms of offences

In the first three months of 2019, 241 Chinese were detained by Cambodian authorities, more than the Vietnamese, Thais, South Koreans and Americans. Chinese nationals also top the list of victims of offences as well.

Man found guilty of 1987 stabbing murder of family friend 

A jury has found a Cambodian man guilty of the murder of a family friend and former member of the Pol Pot regime, Ranny Yun, in Springvale over three decades ago.

Five Taiwanese men smuggled almost HK$6 million worth of Ice and ketamine into Hong...

Customs officers at Hong Kong International Airport found bags of suspected drugs wrapped around their bodies.

Thai man found dead in Cambodia across Sa Kaew border

On Tuesday morning, a Thai national was found dead on the Cambodian side of a creek that runs through Sa Kaew’s Aranyaprathet district, police said.

Chinese Men Under Investigation in $3.5m Money Laundering Case

An interior ministry report published in April said the two men had visited Cambodia on numerous occasions in the past.

Two Cambodians arrested over Bang Na mall thefts

Two Cambodians have been arrested for allegedly pickpocketing from shoppers in the Mega Bang Na mall, immigration police said on Wednesday.

Cambodian PM says China ready to help if EU imposes sanctions

China will help Cambodia if the European Union (EU) withdraws special market access over its rights record, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Monday as he announced a 600 million yuan ($89 million) Chinese aid package for his military.

Police seize $3.5M in cash from men at Phnom Penh airport

Three Chinese nationals were charged with money laundering on Sunday after they were caught attempting to bring more than $3.5 million into the Kingdom.

Cambodia job scam: Man nabbed at Kuching Airport remanded 4 days

Sarawak police have obtained a four-day remand order against the man wanted for alleged involvement in the recruitment scam which duped 47 Malaysians with high-paying jobs in Cambodia, Bernama reported today.

Cambodia sentences Australian to 30 years for drug trafficking

An Australian woman was sentenced to 30 years in prison by a Cambodian court today, for attempting to smuggle almost two kilogrammes of heroin out of Phnom Penh.

Second suspect in Cambodia jobs scam arrested at Kuching airport

A second suspect wanted in connection with the Cambodia jobs scam has been arrested at the Kuching International Airport (KIA).

Ruling Party Lawmaker Linked to Illegal Logging Charges

The loggers were reportedly detained on land in the province’s Taveng district controlled by Noupheap Sophy Investment, a firm with links to a number of high-profile officials.

Three more arrested as police break up Cambodia-Vietnam drug smuggling ring

Three more suspects have been arrested in Ho Chi Minh City for being involved in an illicit ring that smuggles drugs from Cambodia into Vietnam, following the apprehension of two members in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang on Saturday.

Vietnam arrests two for allegedly smuggling drugs from Cambodia

Vietnamese border guards and police officers have just captured two locals for purportedly smuggling illegal drugs from Cambodia into Vietnam.

Backroom Beatings in Cambodian Casino over Alleged Cheating

Casino employees in a Cambodian casino have been accused of beating 8 Chinese gamblers accused of cheating.

Boozy holiday Brits give bizarre punishment by police after passing out drunk

Two boozed-up Brits were forced by police to write grovelling apology letters after they passed out drunk.

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US told to refrain from interfering in Sokha case

Senior Cambodian officials said on Thursday that the US can monitor Kem Sokha’s trial as it wishes but would not be allowed to interfere in court procedures.