THE Quezon City Task Force for Transport and Traffic Management (TFTTM) yesterday issued stricter anti-traffic policies concerning truck ban exemptions and rampant usage of its enforcers and LGU-owned vehicles as funeral escorts.
A 21-year-old construction worker who allegedly engaged in a heated altercation with one of the guest relation officers (GROs) was badly beaten by bouncers of a KTV bar before dawn yesterday in Valenzuela City.
MANILA Mayor Isko Moreno yesterday directed the Special Mayors’ Reaction Team (SMaRT) to crack down on fixers and those patronizing them, saying with the systems in place, fixers have no more place in City Hall.
NEWLY-appointed Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) administrator Emmanuel Salamat assured lawmakers the government is pushing through with the Kaliwa Dam project which will considerably augment the water supply to Metro Manila.
Joint elements of Station Intelligence Branch (SIB) and Special Operation Unit (SIU) led by P/Maj. Raymond Nicolas immediately launched a search and spotted the suspects along Torres Bugallion St. Brgy. 13 driving a motorcycle which fitted the description given by the victims.
A 37-YEAR-old AWOL member of the Southern Police District was arrested by agents of the National Capital Region Police Office and the Philippine National Police Integrity Monitoring and Enforcement Group in an anti-narcotics operation beside the Minimum Security Compound of the New Bilibid Prisons in Muntinlupa City early afternoon Thursday, NCRPO director, Major General Guillermo Lorenzo T. Eleazar, announced yesterday.
Ang, who revoked the business permit that became the basis for the closure order against the SHA-SHA KTV Bar located at Malate Crown Plaza on Adriatico Street, Malate, Manila, said they are now coordinating with the Bureau of Immigration (BI) to inquire about the status of the said female foreigners who did not have the required working permits when apprehended by Ibay’s men.
Bureau of Immigration (BI) intelligence division chief Fortunato S. Manahan, Jr. identified the foreigner as Kamal Isam Kamal Abu Beih, 39, who was arrested last August 9 by operatives from the bureau’s Mindanao Intelligence Task Group (MITG).
He issued the remark as U.P. Vice President for Public Affairs Elena E. Pernia was quoted as saying she is open to the idea of having their police force undergo training by the PNP in order to strengthen their capabilities in investigating and addressing crimes taking place in their campus.
AGENTS of the Philippine National Police Anti-Kidnapping Group have rescued another Chinese tourist-turned victim of a casino loan shark syndicate in the country, PNP-AKG director, Colonel Jonnel C. Estomo announced yesterday.