Lady Boys And Prostitutes Rounded UpPattaya police have arrested 60 women and lady boys that sold sexual services to tourists along Pattaya beach.
PATTAYA – March 30,2015 [Pattaya Daily News]; at 10.00 p.m., Pol.Capt. Yongyuth Warnnuea (Deputy Inspector of Pattaya city police station, Chon Buri province) mobilized police forces of over 20 officers to crack down on groups of young women and lady boys that offered sexual services and annoyed tourists along the beach.
The purposes of this operation was to reduce crime which is often committed by these groups. Also is was an order from the police superior to suppress crime in all areas of the city.
Therefore the police walked down beach road and rounded up groups of vagabonds, prostitutes and lady boys. The operation hand rounded up a total of 60 lady boys and prostitutes.
They were all detained and taken to Pattaya city police station in order to check there criminal history and to take photos and record their details. They were also charged for persuading and pestering pedestrians in a public place for selling sexual services, fined and were set free with a warning