Monthly receipts dated from March 2014 to October 2017 gave a detailed breakdown of each gratuity.
DSI deputy chief Pol Colonel Songsak Raksaksakul confirmed the links between the unnamed real owner and politicians yesterday.
The age and background of another 25 sex workers from the parlour is being checked in case they are also minors, an official from Thailand's Department of Special Investigation (DSI) told reporters on Monday.Bangkok brothel raid sparks bribery, trafficking probe.Interior Ministry official Kongrob Kratumnat confirmed the documents were "real adding detectives were also examining a computer seized at the parlor."Eighty-five other women could be charged for illegally selling sex and deported the official added, requesting anonymity.Published ON THU, JAN 18, 2018 4:45.A ledger discovered during the raid and circulated by local media named more than 20 officials who had received free food, booze and even massages, with a superintendent among five local cops on the list.
By The Nation, tHE department of Special Investigation (DSI) yesterday dismissed rumours that the recent crackdown on a major Bangkok-based massage parlour was politically motivated.
Five Thai policemen and a human trafficking official are under investigation for allegedly receiving free services from a Bangkok massage parlour accused of coercing underage girls into the sex trade, authorities said Monday.
In 2017 Thailand, which draws millions of migrant workers from poorer surrounding nations, remained on Tier 2 of a US watchlist for failing to meet "the minimum standards" to combat human trafficking.
Public officials are routinely implicated in kickback scandals allowing the sex industry to flourish, but police rarely mature male escorts face prosecution in a country where wealth and rank shields wrongdoers from the law.Acting on a tip-off, police raided the 'Victoria Secret' parlour last week in a Bangkok neighborhood notorious for its gaudy and cavernous brothels where sex is illegal - but openly sold.An unnamed human trafficking official and a tax officer were also named among the recipients facing a probe by the anti-graft office.Acting on a tip-off, police raided the Victoria Secret parlour last week in a Bangkok neighbourhood notorious for its gaudy and cavernous brothels where sex is illegal - but openly sold.Following the raid at Victorias, five senior policemen at Wang Thong Lang Police Station were hit with transfer orders.