25,000 Criminals to be Freed in Thailand?

The Nation news is reporting “about 25,000” criminals in jail will be released due to pardon by the King. Bangkok Post says, 10,000.

Lock your doors!

I wrote this a while ago and saved it in my drafts folder – does anyone know – how many criminals were released (pardoned) by the king and queen this year in celebration of his 80th birthday?