PNP-HPG probing ‘hot cars’ in posh casino

September 18, 2019
PHILIPPINE National Police Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG) agents are currently investigating over a dozen “hot vehicles” found abandoned at the parking lot of the City of Dreams resort and casino complex in Parañaque City which was believed being used as a storage facility of cars and SUVs by unscrupulous individuals including loan shark rings operating in the world-class establishment, the Journal Group learned yesterday.

All anti-drug operations are ‘high-risk’ missions—PNP, PDEA

September 18, 2019
CITING the death of 50 Philippine National Police personnel and 19 agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in gun battles with armed and defiant drug traffickers across the country from July 2016 to date, the PNP and PDEA leaderships have cited anew the need for their agents to be fully-protected each time they go on ‘high-risk’ missions to arrest drug trafficking and abuse in the land despite criticisms from some quarters.

Surrender deadline lapses tomorrow

September 17, 2019
AS the deadline for freed convicts loomed police yesterday assured the safety and security of convicts freed through Good Conduct Time Allowance who have been given until tomorrow by President Duterte to surrender or face arrest by law enforcement authorities.

Convicted drug lord’s ‘right hand’ man busted

September 17, 2019
NCRPO director Major General Guillermo Lorenzo T. Eleazar said the raid at Unit 416 of Sorrento Oasis Residences located at C. Raymundo Avene in Barangay Rosario, Pasig City, resulted in the arrest of main drug target Manolito Lugo Carlos alias ‘Lito/Tonge’ who was identified as a notorious distributor of a convicted drug lord now serving his term at the National Bilibid Prisons in Muntinlupa City.

Eleazar disputes claims on ‘drugs recycling’

September 17, 2019
NATIONAL Capital Region Police Office director Major General Guillermo Lorenzo T. Eleazar yesterday disputed Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency chair Director General Aaron N. Aquino’s claim that the continuous “recycling of seized drugs” by some rogue police officers in Metro Manila was the reason why the “illegal drugs industry” is not dying.

DILG, PNP should look into LGUs’ road clearing claims

September 17, 2019
LESS than two weeks before DILG Secretary Ed Año’s deadline for all Local Government Units to clear all road obstructions in their areas officially expire, it’s a welcome note that the Agency is not taking ‘hook, line and sinker’ claims being made by some LGUs that they are now fully compliant with President Duterte’s order.

Chinese tourist drowns in Bohol

September 17, 2019
Rescuers retrieved the body of the tourist and applied cardio-pulmonary resuscitation or CPR before taking him to the Borja Family Hospital in Tagbilaran City where an attending physician, Dr. Apollo John Bernaldez, declared him dead at around 2:40 in the afternoon, said Sinas.

4 Cebu cops survive boat sinking

September 16, 2019
FOUR members of the Daanbantayan Municipal Police Station in Cebu cheated death when the motorized banca they were riding capsized in the waters of Medellin town due to bad weather last Saturday, the Police Regional Office 7 reported yesterday.