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    13 juin 1956
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Royal Thai Police

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Headed by a Commissioner General, the Royal Thai Police (RTP) is under the direct command of the Prime Minister. With a strength of about 230,000 officers, RTP’s main functions are to:

  • Provide security to His Majesty the King, Her Majesty the Queen, the Heirs to the Throne, members of the Royal Family, the Regent, Royal Representatives, and Royal Guests;
  • Direct and supervise the operation of all police officers to ensure quality service and compliance with the laws;
  • Prevent and suppress crime;
  • Maintain public order and national security;
  • Assist the public;
  • Perform other activities stipulated by Thai law;
  • Carry out law enforcement activities as assigned by the Prime Minister in support of national development.

Headquartered in Bangkok, the RTP is divided into six broad groups:

1. Special Operations:

  • Office of Royal Court Security Police;

2. Crime Prevention and Suppression:

  • Metropolitan Police Bureau;
  • Provincial Police Regions;
  • Southern Border Provinces Police Operation Center;

3. Crime Prevention and Suppression Support;

  • Central Investigation Bureau;
  • Narcotics Suppression Bureau;
  • Special Branch Bureau;
  • Immigration Bureau;
  • Border Patrol Police Bureau;
  • Office of Forensic Science;
  • Office of Information and Communication Technology;

4. Education:

  • Police Education Bureau;
  • Royal Police Cadet Academy;

5. Services:

  • Police General Hospital;

6. Command and General Staff:

  • Office of Police Strategy;
  • Office of Logistics;
  • Office of Human Resources;
  • Office of Budget and Finance;
  • Office of Legal Affairs and Litigation;
  • Office of Police Commission;
  • Office of Inspector General;
  • Office of Internal Audit;
  • Office of Police Secretary;
  • Foreign Affairs Division;
  • Public Affairs Division;
  • Office of National Police Policy Board;
  • Police Aviation Division;
  • Disciplinary Division. 

INTERPOL Bangkok

The INTERPOL National Centre Bureau (NCB) for Thailand is part of the Foreign Affairs Division (FAD). The FAD Commander is also the Head of INTERPOL Bangkok, which is made up of three sub-divisions responsible for specific regions:

  • INTERPOL and Coordination Sub-Division (Region 1): Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), a geo-political and economic organization of ten countries located in Southeast Asia: Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam;
  • INTERPOL and Coordination Sub-Division (Region 2): North America, South America, East Asia, and Oceania;
  • INTERPOL and Coordination Sub-Division (Region 3): Europe, Africa, Middle East, Central Asia, and South Asia.

Mission:

  • Work with the INTERPOL General Secretariat, INTERPOL member countries, Embassies in Thailand and other domestic and international government agencies on criminal matters;
  • Support and assist crime-suppression agencies;
  • Work with relevant domestic crime-fighting agencies on extradition and mutual assistance;
  • Cooperate with the Department of Correction and similar agencies on prisoner transfers;
  • Provide assistance to foreigners in liaison with national law enforcement agencies;
  • Assist fellow INTERPOL member countries in law enforcement–related activities.

Crime priorities:

  • Trafficking in persons and people smuggling;
  • Child exploitation;
  • Drug trafficking;
  • Cybercrime;
  • Economic crime;
  • Terrorism;
  • Arms smuggling;
  • Intellectual property crime.
INTERPOL Bangkok in action
12 juin 2017

INTERPOL training helps countries tackle illicit online wildlife trade

SINGAPORE – A new INTERPOL training course will equip law enforcement officers with the necessary skills to combat the increasing illegal wildlife trade via online platforms.With the sale of illicit animal parts and products on the Internet adding to the global, complex challenge in combating these crimes, the practical Cyber Wildlife Crime Investigations...
30 mai 2017

New drug trafficking routes and smuggling methods identified in INTERPOL-led operation

SINGAPORE – An INTERPOL-coordinated operation targeting drug trafficking across Asia and the Pacific has identified emerging smuggling routes and concealment methods.Operation Lionfish – ASEAN, which involved more than 2,000 police and customs officials across 14 countries, revealed a network of West African and Asian organized crime groups behind traffic...
28 avril 2017

Tackling match-fixing focus of INTERPOL and IOC meetings in Thailand

BANGKOK, Thailand - Meeting the challenges posed by competition manipulation and other threats to the integrity of sport was the focus of a joint International Olympic Committee (IOC) and INTERPOL workshop and of a separate meeting of the INTERPOL Match Fixing Task Force (IMFTF).   Bringing together more than 70 participants from law enforcement, th...
23 mars 2017

INTERPOL training on fake document detection to boost security in Southeast Asia

BANGKOK, Thailand – Detecting fake or fraudulent travel documents to enhance border security is the focus of an INTERPOL training course in Thailand.The three-day (22-24 March) course aims to equip law enforcement officers from the region with the skills to keep their countries safe by identifying individuals attempting to travel using forged documents.Pa...
21 mars 2017

International Day of Forests: INTERPOL's global role in environmental security

LYON, France - The International Day of Forests every 21 March is a reminder of the role of law enforcement worldwide in tackling forestry crimes which include corruption, money laundering, illegal logging and timber trafficking.Through its Project Leaf, INTERPOL's Environmental Security programme mobilizes decision makers, stakeholders and governments to...
06 mars 2017

Securing borders across ASEAN focus of INTERPOL training in Myanmar

YANGON, Myanmar ‒ Strengthening border security across Southeast Asia to address transnational crimes such as human trafficking and people smuggling was the focus of an INTERPOL training course held within the framework of the EU-ASEAN Migration and Border Management Programme.Hosted by the Myanmar Police Force, the six-day (27 February - 4 March) integra...
02 mars 2017

Des arrestations et des saisies effectuées dans le monde entier lors d’une opération de répression du trafic d’espèces sauvages

LYON (France) – Une opération d’envergure mondiale visant le commerce illégal d’espèces sauvages et de bois a permis l’identification de près de 900 suspects ainsi que 1 300 saisies de produits illicites d’une valeur totale estimée à 5,1 millions d’USD.Ces résultats, annoncés avant la Journée mondiale de la vie sauvage célébrée le 3 mars, témoignent de l’...
04 novembre 2016

INTERPOL training under EU-ASEAN programme spotlights border security

BANGKOK, Thailand – Enhancing border security across Southeast Asia was the focus of an INTERPOL training course held under the framework of the EU-ASEAN Migration and Border Management Programme II.Hosted by the Royal Thai Police, the nine-day (25 October – 3 November) train-the-trainer course on integrated border management aimed to build the capacity o...
08 août 2016

INTERPOL and Thai Police chiefs meet on cooperation

BANGKOK, Thailand – International law enforcement cooperation was the focus of a meeting between INTERPOL Secretary General Jürgen Stock and the Commissioner-General of the Royal Thai police, Police General Chakthip Chaichinda.During his visit to Bangkok, Secretary General Stock visited INTERPOL’s Liaison Office for Asia and the South Pacific, as well as...
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  • 57th INTERPOL General Assembly - 17-23 November 1988 - Bangkok