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Davao stings leave 1 dead

SEPARATE buy-bust operations by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Davao province left one armed suspect dead and another arrested, PDEA Director General Isidro S. Lapeña reported yesterday. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The official said that suspect Ramil Palma, a resident of Sitio Bida, Barangay Balagunan in Santo Tomas,…

PDEA, PNP defend Duterte drug figures

THE Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency and the Philippine National Police yesterday defended President Duterte’s continuing war on drugs, saying that records will show that illegal drugs have infiltrated every nook and cranny of the country and needed to be thoroughly addressed by the national government. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});…
  • Published in Nation

PDEA probes source of P50-M shabu seized in Sorsogon port

PHILIPPINE Drug Enforcement Agency Director General Isidro S. Lapeña yesterday said they have stepped-up their investigation into the source of an estimated P50 million worth of shabu discovered inside a vehicle abandoned by its owner at the Matnog Port in Sorsogon last April 11. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The…

2 drug dealers fall, P6M shabu seized in Cebu

AGENTS of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency last Sunday conducted a buy-bust operation in Cebu City which resulted in the arrest of two armed drug personalities and the seizure of over P6 million worth of shabu, PDEA Director General Isidro S. Lapeña announced yesterday. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The…

More Mindanao drug traffickers jailed

THREE more notorious drug traffickers in Mindanao were arrested by agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in separate buy-bust operations in the region this week, PDEA Director General Isidro S. Lapeña said yesterday. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); One of the suspects identified as 43-year old Karl Balo alias…
  • Published in Nation

PNP, PDEA bare latest anti-drug accomplishments

NEARLY 63,000 anti-narcotics operations conducted by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency and the Philippine National Police across the country since the start of the Duterte administration on July 1, 2016 have already led in the arrest of more than 84,000 notorious drug personalities and the killing of almost 3,200 armed…
  • Published in Nation

PDEA, PNP ensure fool-proof handling of billion-peso drug evidence

THE Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency and the Philippine National Police are ensuring the quality preservation of all recovered pieces of drug evidence valued at billions of pesos and are seeing to it that they will be immediately destroyed on court orders, officials said yesterday. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); According…
  • Published in Nation

PRO2 chief cites Cagayanos for successful war on drugs

POLICE Regional Office 2 director Chief Supt. Robert G. Quenery yesterday cited the valuable role being played by Cagayan Valley residents in their successful crackdown against illegal drug trafficking in the region which gained the distinction of having one of its own -- Batanes Island -- as the first province…

891 foreigners face life for drug trafficking

AT LEAST 891 suspected foreign drug traffickers and manufacturers, more than half of them Chinese nationals have been arrested by Philippine anti-narcotics agents since 2001 to date, majority of them still languishing in jail and facing life sentences, the Journal Group learned yesterday. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The foreign…
  • Published in Nation

Barangay kagawad busted for drugs

A 48-YEAR-OLD barangay ‘kagawad’ in Cagayan became the latest public official to be arrested and jailed by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency for involvement in illicit drug trafficking. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); PDEA Director General Isidro S. Lapeña identified the suspect as Nestor Obispo, alias ‘Kator,’ a ‘kagawad’ of…
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