People gather in a house in Kang Meas district's Raka-ar commune in Kampong Cham province. (Courtesy of CJ News Khmer)

Police Demands Money Over Facebook Mistake

A Kampong Cham man says local police demanded $250 in compensation for damage to their honor after he posted a photo from outside the province alongside an article about illegal gambling in the area.

Military police officers ahead of the Asean Summit in Phnom Penh. (Military police Facebook page)

Asean Summit: Authorities Ready 10,000 Security Personnel

Cambodian authorities have displayed armored vehicles, riot shields and assault rifles and taken to the waters off Phnom Penh for security drills, saying 10,000 personnel are ready to be deployed for this week’s Asean Summit.

Traffic out of Phnom Penh on National Road 3 on May 6, 2021. (Pork Kheuy/VOD)

Four Traffic Cops Suspended Over Falsely Fining Motorist

Four traffic police officers have been suspended for three months after a motorist posted a video showing she had driven through a green light despite being stopped and fined for purportedly ignoring a red, as social media users piled on with accusations of improper enforcement.

An immigration detention center in Sihanoukville on July 5, 2022.

Woman Pleads in Khmer for Scam Rescue

Thousands of viewers have circulated a video online of a woman pleading in Khmer for rescue from forced labor at a Sihanoukville scam center.

Crocodiles sunbathe and sit in a pond at a private farm in Pursat's Krakor district on April 9, 2022. (Danielle Keeton-Olsen/VOD)

Brief: Siem Reap Official Dies After Crocodile Bite

A police official in Siem Reap province who is believed to have slipped into a crocodile pool when he got up in the middle of the night died from his injuries Tuesday afternoon, according to police.