CABANATUAN CITY -- At least 85 politicians, including mayors, congressmen, council members, barangay chairmen and others in the government service included in the drug watchlist are being monitored for proper re-validation, review, and updating by the Philippine National Police in Central Luzon.
AGENTS of the Police Regional Office 7 on Friday evening had their latest major catch in the war on drugs: a drug trafficker who yielded an estimated P47.6 million worth of shabu during a buy-bust operation in Mandaue City in Cebu, a report to Philippine National Police chief, Director General Oscar D. Albayalde said yesterday.
In her complaint, the businesswoman said that the three Koreans, who were being escorted by Criminal Investigation and Detection Group’s civilian agents, entered the said bar in the afternoon of December 14 last year and demanded that the establishment be turned over to them.
Suspect Romeo Besiño, a resident of Purok Bonifacio, Barangay San Vicente, Sto Niño, South Cotabato was arrested right inside his residence which was raided by the local police headed by Senior Inspector Sherwin Panaguiton on the strength of a search warrant for violation of Republic Act 10591 issued by local Judge Marlo Brasales.
GAPAN CITY – Adell Roll Milan, the first alleged suspect wrongfully arrested by the police and subsequently released from detention after being cleared of any involvement in last year’s killing of slain Catholic prelate Fr. Richmond Nilo is now dead. He allegedly figured in an alleged clash with lawmen during an anti-drug operation here Thursday.
In a advisories sent to all Provincial Health Offices (PHOs), City Health Offices (CHOs), National Immunization Program (NIP) Coordinators and Provincial Health Team Officers (PHTOs) of Calamba, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal and Quezon (CALABARZON )to immediately conduct mass immunization against measles.
POLICE Regional Office 4-A director Chief Supt. Edward Carranza yesterday ordered a massive hunt for a man who went on a shooting spree in Teresa, Rizal early Thursday evening killing four people and injuring six others, including two responding policemen
An initial investigation showed that the tricycle driver identified as Casimiro Ricabar Jr., 37, a resident of Purok Panaghiusa in Barangay Sumadiat, Dumalinao town lost control of the vehicle after its brakes failed while they were traversing Purok Crossing in nearby Bgy. Mecolong at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
TWO most wanted rapists in Western Mindanao were arrested by agents of the Police Regional Office 9 in separate manhunt operations in Zamboanga del Norte on Wednesday and Thursday, PRO9 director, Chief Superintendent Emmanuel Luis D. Licup announced yesterday.
SEPARATE anti-drug operations by the Bulacan Police Provincial Office on Thursday led in the killing of two armed suspects and the arrest of 16 others, a report to Police Regional Office 3 director, Chief Superintendent Joel Napoleon M. Coronel said yesterday.
Sr. Supt. Christopher Abrahano, regional officer of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group- Region 3, identified the suspects as Ernesto De Leon, 32, who had a cal. .38 revolver loaded with three live ammunition with him, and Jayson Pagobo, 38, who yielded a cal. 9mm Armscor pistol with eight live ammunition.
INFANTA, QUEZON -- A band of heavily armed men believed to be communist guerillas burned heavy equipment of a construction firm doing a Manila Water Works Sewerage System (MWSS) project at Bgy. Magsaysay, here yesterday.