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Grab Express service booked to transport marijuana

THE Philippine National Police Drug Enforcement Group (PNP-DEG) has launched an investigation into an incident in which a woman allegedly booked a Grab Express service to send a wallet containing marijuana to a place in Makati City. It was the…

DU30 submits P3.7Tr budget to Congress

SHORTLY after his State of the Nation Address (SONA), President Rodrigo Duterte endorsed to Congress the proposed 2018 national budget amounting to P3.767 trillion. Duterte handed down the budget books to Senate President Koko Pimentel and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez.…

Aguirre orders return of anti-De Lima inmates to original NBP cells

Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II yesterday ordered the return of high-profile inmates who earlier testified against detained Sen. Leila de Lima to their original cells at the maximum security compound in the New Bilibid Prison (NBP). In Department Order No.496,…

Pray for cops killed in Marawi, NPA atrocities – ‘Bato’

PHILIPPINE National Police chief Director General Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa yesterday called on the 170,000-strong police organization and for all Filipinos to pray for police officers and men who have been killed in attacks launched in Marawi City by ISIS-inspired…

Recto seeks review of new rules on balikbayan boxes

SENATE President Pro-Tempore Ralph Recto yesterday called for a review of new rules regarding requirements on balikbayan boxes. Mounting complaints on unreasonable documentary requirements in the sending of balikbayan boxes prompted Recto to call for an immediate convening of a…

41 Pinoys ‘deported’ from Manado, Indonesia

FORTY-ONE Filipinos have been repatriated by the Philippine Consulate General in Manado, in collaboration with the Armed Forces of the Philippines/Naval Fleet Eastern Mindanao Command, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said yesterday. The 41, who were composed of 26…

5 rounded up for drugs in Lucena

LUCENA City -- Five suspected drug pushers ended up in jail after they were collared in two separate drug buy-bust operations carried out by joint police units at Bgys. Isabang and Ibabang Dupay, here. Quezon police director Senior Supt. Rhoderick…

Cop, 2 others busted for drugs

CAMP Malvar, Batangas -- A 25-year-old active member of the Philippine National Police assigned to the Batangas Provincial Public Safety Company (PPSC) and a resident of Interior B. Morada, Lipa City, was arrested along with two other suspects during a…

Cops kill offender, nab 5 in Bulacan anti-drug ops

AN armed drug offender in Bulacan was killed in a gunbattle with undercover officers in San Rafael town while five others were arrested in separate anti-narcotics operations in the province on Sunday, Bulacan police director Senior Supt. Romeo M. Caramat…

Metrobank senior exec arrested for fraud

AN opposition lawmaker has credited the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) and Metropolitan Bank and Trust Co. for apprehending suspected embezzler Ma. Victoria Lopez before she could run off abroad. “We are all somewhat relieved that the suspect is in…

Gov’t agents seize P60-M illegal drugs in Manila

Government agents have seized more than 10 kilos of illegal drugs worth about P60 million in Manila. National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) Director Dante A. Gierran yesterday bared that the operation stemmed following a request for assistance from the Bureau…
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