4 saved in ‘prosti’ joint raid

August 19, 2019
SAN JOSE CITY — Police anti-trafficking operatives and members of the city social welfare and business licensing offices raided a suspected prostitution joint masquerading as a videoke bar last weekend and arrested the alleged owner and a female cashier who allegedly received the payoff money in exchange for paid sex of one of four rescued girls allegedly employed as guest relations officers of said night club here.

NPA reb yields in Ecija

August 15, 2019
SAN JOSE CITY — A week after the surrender of some 19 supporters of the terrorist New People’s Army rebel group in Bongabon, a genuine NPA guerrilla returned to the fold of the law after getting tired from hiding in the mountains on Tuesday here.

19 ‘Reds’ backers yield in Ecija

August 13, 2019
Army Major Amado C. Gutierrez, spokesman of the 7th Infantry “Kaugnay” Division said these NPA supporters, mostly coming from Barangay Antipolo and adjacent areas surrendered to members of the 91st Infantry “Sinagtala” Battalion led by Lt. Col. Jose Mari F. Torrenueva.

Banned yakal species seized

CABANATUAN CITY – At least 3,238 board feet of illegally-sawn yakal lumber worth about P.2-million were seized while the driver of the cargo truck carrying the wood contraband was nabbed during an anti-illegal logging operation jointly conducted by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources and the National Bureau of Investigation in General Tinio, Nueva Ecija on Friday.