Duque, together with DoH – Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon) regional director Eduardo Janairo visited one of the hospitals in Quezon province to check on the health status of dengue patients, including those immunized with the dengvaxia vaccine at the Quezon Medical Center (QMC) in Lucena City.
“Nakita namin ang kahalagahan ng mga ginagawa ng ating mga sundalo. Nakakatulog kami ng mahimbing dahil sa inyo, dahil nand’yan kayo para pangalagaan ang aming seguridad. Hindi namin makakalimutan ang mga aral na natutunan namin dito,” he said.
SIX armed drug trafficking suspects were killed in gunbattles with policemen in Bulacan following a string of anti-criminality operations in the province which also resulted in the arrest of 151 other law offenders since the month started, Police Regional Office 3 director, Brigadier General Joel Napoleon M. Coronel said yesterday.
LUCENA CITY— Another suspected drug pusher was killed while his two cohorts including a woman managed to evade arrest in an alleged shootout during a drug buy bust at Purok Isla Matahimik, Bgy. Cotta, here, on Thursday night.
SURIGAO del Norte Rep. Robert Ace Barbers on Tuesday enjoined his colleagues in crafting and enacting laws that would regulate and prevent offshore online gaming firms from being used as a money laundering tool by local and foreign big-time drug syndicates and other crime groups.
THE Bulacan local government headed by Governor Daniel Fernando and the local police force led by Colonel Chito Bersaluna have stepped-up their effort to counter the New People’s Army’s recruitment program in different state colleges and universities in the province, officials said yesterday.
A MOST wanted rapist in Pinamalayan, Oriental Mindoro was tracked down in his hiding place in Batangas City by Philippine National Police agents late afternoon Wednesday, Police Regional Office 4-B director, Brigadier General Tomas C. Apolinario Jr. said.
A 42-YEAR-old Australian national and his Filipina pal are now in a Tuguegarao City police jail after they were arrested for conspiring to sell a marijuana brick to an undercover officer of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency, PDEA chair, Director General Aaron N. Aquino announced yesterday.
TWO notorious drug dens in Antipolo City were smashed recently by agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency following separate anti-narcotics operations which led in the arrest of 10 suspects and the confiscation of an estimated P340,000 worth of shabu, PDEA chair, Director General Aaron N. Aquino said.
DEPARTMENT of Transportation and Communications (DOTr) Secretary Arthur Tugade quickly removed 6 officials of the Philippine Coast Guard and Maritime Industry Authority (Marina) following last weekend’s series of sea tragedies at the Iloilo Strait that killed 31 people and injured several commuters.
TWELVE men wanted for criminal offenses ranging from drugs, rape and murder in Western Mindanao were arrested by the local police in a series of manhunt operations in the region this week, Police Regional Office 9 director, Brigadier General Froilan F. Quidilla announced yesterday.
A WOMAN who was wanted for carnapping, estafa thru falsification of public document and illegal recruitment was arrested by Tanauan police during the serving of several warrants in Quezon City on Tuesday.