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A local variant of roulette spun way out of control as seven were busted for illegal gambling by Oddar Meanchey province police.

Tue, 27 June 2017

Karma rides the tail of hot-rodding driver

A bit of cocky driving led to a crushed bike and injuries for a Kandal motorist on Sunday.

Tue, 27 June 2017

If they wanted closure, they needed distance

Unloading stolen goods in the same commune they were stolen from didn’t end well for two Phnom Penh thieves in Pong Teuk commune.

Tue, 27 June 2017

Sneaky thief wasn’t quite sneaky enough

The shock of being pick-pocketed was enough to make a Battambang woman scream – for cops – while riding alone in Ratanak commune.

Tue, 27 June 2017

It was a lucky break for a man on a coffee break

A capital man just wanted a safe place to charge his phone, but he ended up next to a thief at a Daun Penh district java joint.

Mon, 26 June 2017

Squatting pushers see drug den demolished

Four drug dealers’ operations were demolished by Sen Sok district police on Saturday when they were found using a construction site as their headquarters.

Mon, 26 June 2017

Preah Sihanouk’s Sid and Nancy in jail after raid

Two Preah Sihanouk lovebirds may be facing a future as jailbirds due to their tandem arrest on charges of drug dealing in Tomnup Roloak commune on Saturday.

Mon, 26 June 2017

After spat, woman calls cops on boyfriend, friend

A capital girl cried wolf – “thief”, actually – but ended up at the police station along with her boyfriend and his friend on Saturday in Phsar Thmey III commune.

Mon, 26 June 2017

Fleeing cheque bouncer heading back to capital

A cheque fraudster didn’t account for the power of mass communication when he was arrested by Banteay Meanchey provincial police, who were alerted about the scam from Phnom Penh officials.

Mon, 26 June 2017

Nirvana will have to wait for drug dealer

The seclusion of a capital pagoda attracted some unwanted business when a drug dealer set up shop there and was arrested in Choam Chao commune on Saturday.

The final results from the National Election Committee for the June 4 commune elections show the Cambodian People’s Party taking 1,156 communes to

NEC officials tally votes during a recount last week in Phnom Penh.

Cambodia’s National Election Committee last week rejected 33 of 61 complaints filed over the conduct of June 4’s commune election, according to a s