AFP, PNP award P15.4M to terrorists’ tipsters

January 23, 2020
AFP chief Lieutenant General Felimon Santos Jr. and PNP chief General Archie Francisco F. Gamboa led the awarding ceremony at the Intelligence Service of the AFP (ISAFP) compound in Camp Aguinaldo where they personally handed over the money to tipsters whose identities were kept secret for security reasons.

Bulacan cops slay 2, arrest 15

January 23, 2020
TWO armed drug trafficking suspects were killed in shootouts with undercover agents in San Jose del Monte City while 15 others were arrested in separate anti-narcotics operations in Bulacan province this week, a report to Police Regional Office 3 director, Brigadier General Rhodel O. Sermonia said yesterday.

Slay of ex-Batangas solon, driver, bodyguard solved

January 23, 2020
THE Philippine National Police leadership yesterday announced the solution of the murder of former Batangas (2nd District) Representative Edgar L. Mendoza and his driver and bodyguard last January 9 with the arrest of five suspects tagged as responsible for the abduction, killing and burning of the victims’ bodies.

PNP medical staff put on alert for SARS-like virus

January 22, 2020
“PNP chief PGen Archie Francisco Gamboa has ordered the Director of PNP Health Service, Brigadier General John Luglug, to coordinate with the Department of Health authorities as it continues to probe whether the SARS-like virus had infected a 5-year-old Chinese boy who was already sick when he arrived in the country from Wuhan, China with his mother in Cebu on January 12,” said PNP spokesman Brig. Gen. Bernard M. Banac.

AFP retirees ask for ‘return’ of old age pension

January 22, 2020
AROUND 19,000 former members of the Armed Forces including the defunct Philippine Constabulary who joined the Philippine National Police in 1991 have called on President Rodrigo Duterte to order the Department of Budget to return their P5,000 monthly old age pension, saying it was “unjustly removed” from them by the Department of Budget and Management.

AFP, PNP give P15.4M to terrorists’ informants

January 22, 2020
THE Armed Forces and the Philippine National Police yesterday awarded a total of P15.4 million to four informants who helped government neutralize local terrorists led by a woman who provided security forces the information that led to the neutralization of wanted Abu Sayyaf chieftain Isnilon Hapilon in October 2017.

‘Lean but mean’ PNP-DEG, IMEG needed

January 21, 2020
NEW Philippine National Police chief General Archie Gamboa on Monday officially assumed his post with an assurance to the public that there would be a more aggressive crackdown against illegal drug trafficking and rogues in uniform by officers who should see to it that their operations will always be in accordance with law.

2 kagawad shot dead

January 21, 2020
A STILL unidentified gunman shot to death two village ‘kagawad’ about to attend their session in their barangay hall in Talakag, Bukidnon around 9 a.m. Monday before fleeing on foot, a Police Regional Office 10 report said yesterday.