THE Manila Police District (MPD) yesterday said that starting today, vending will be prohibited around Quiapo Church and along the areas where the procession of the Black Nazarene will pass during the ‘Traslacion’ on January 9.
THE number of violators apprehended under the National Capital Region Police Office’s Discipline Drive since June 13 last year up to yesterday rose to over 631,000, NCRPO chief Director Guillermo Lorenzo T. Eleazar said, as he assured the public that the program will continue without any let-up this year since it has been proven to be a major factor in keeping peace and order in Metro Manila.
BUREAU of Customs and Port of NAIA operatives on Friday seized assorted unlabeled and labeled Chinese medicines concealed in plastic bags which were detected by x-ray at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 2.
A young actor who happens to be an American passport holder reportedly made a scene at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) terminal 1 on January 3 after a Bureau of Immigration (BIC) officer stamped his passport only with a 30-day stay, with the actor apparently expecting more.
Valenzuela police chief Senior Supt. David Nicolas Poklay identified the arrested suspect as Angelo Cuabo, of No. 20 A. Yellow St. Bgy. Potrero, Malabon City while his cohort, Harvey Soriano, of Malvar St., Bagong Barrio, Caloocan City managed to escape.
Makati police chief Senior Supt. Rogelio Simon identified the arrested suspects as Ruel Bautista, 48, of Int. 8 Old Sta Mesa, Manila, the alleged leader of the gang, Romeo Flores, 31, of 77 Cecilia Pinagbuhatan, Pasig City, Ramil Bitoy, 34, of A.P. Aguinaldo St. Bgy. Muzon, Taytay, Rizal, John Paul Perez, 39, of Manalo St., Sta Mesa, Manila and Richie Reyes, 27, of Old Sta. Mesa.
THE National Capital Regional Police Office (NCRPO) and the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) are all set for police, traffic and emergency assistance during the annual procession of the Black Nazarene which is expected to draw millions of participants.