NBI to trace sources of fake news 

March 20, 2020
“What is clear at the moment is that the NBI, our Cyber Crime Division in particular, is now investigating all possible sources of fake news being spread in various social media platforms and will submit its results to the Secretary of Justice,” Distor said. 

Lifestyle check on immigration staff welcomed

February 19, 2020
“A lifestyle check is not conclusive, but only indicative, of a government employee’s possible unethical conduct. Be that as it may, I support Sen. Hontiveros’ recommendation to conduct such a lifestyle check on suspected corrupt personnel of the BI...” Guevarra said in a statement sent to reporters.

Parojinog bucks transfer

February 19, 2020
DETAINED former Ozamiz City vice mayor Nova Princess Parojinog yesterday opposed her transfer from the Philippine National Police Custodial Center (PNPCC) in Camp Crame to the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology at Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig City.

PNP warns against spreading fake news

February 05, 2020
According to Banac, the PNP will not hesitate to file charges against anyone found spreading false information, either for violation of Presidential Decree 90 or ‘Unlawful Rumor-Mongering and Spreading False Information), or Unlawful Use of Means of Publication and Unlawful Utterances under Article 154 of the Revised Penal Code in relation to Section 6 of Republic Act 10175, otherwise known as the Anti-Cybercrime Law.

Stress debriefing set for BI frontliners

February 03, 2020
JUSTICE Undersecretary Markk Perete yesterday said immigration officers in airports and seaports all over the country will undergo stress debriefing as the death toll from the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus, which orginated in Wuhan City, China, continues to rise.

VFA review mulled by Cabinet cluster

February 02, 2020
JUSTICE Secretary Menardo Guevarra yesterday disclosed that the Senate’s recommendation to review the Visiting Forces Agreement with the United States instead of scrapping it is one of the options being considered by a Cabinet cluster.

27 suspected cases watched

January 28, 2020
Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), according to the World Health Organization.

Kin of virus victim found

January 23, 2020
JUSTICE Secretary Menardo Guevarra yesterday disclosed that the family of a Chinese man who earlier tested positive for the deadly novel coronavirus strain has already been located after arriving in Manila on Wednesday.