AROUND 300 members of Power for People Coalition (PPC) trooped to Meralco head office yesterday to protest yet another electricity hike from the distribution utility this February, coupled with its seven pending Power Supply Agreements with coal companies in the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC), as part of their Kampanya para sa Malinis at Murang Kuryente (KMMK).
STO. DOMINGO, Nueva Ecija -- A drunk bicycle-riding man was hauled to jail after he assaulted and berated a police officer who accosted him when he accidentally bumped from behind the mobile patrol pick up truck being driven by the lawman on Wednesday night here.
THE pastor-driver of an SUV which figured in a hit-and-run incident that killed 28-year old Dr. Zuriel G. Arambulo, a well-loved barrio doctor in Santiago, Agusan del Norte last February 7 has surrendered to the local police, Caraga police director, Chief Superintendent Gilbert DC Cruz announced yesterday.
THE Philippine National Police and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency this year will remain unrelenting in the war on drugs and are further stepping-up their partnership to battle the presence of rogue public servants directly or indirectly involved in illegal drug trafficking and abuse, the Journal Group learned.
FOUR armed suspected drug dealers were killed in separate gunbattles while 12 were arrested by Bulacan policemen in a string of anti-narcotics operations in the province on Tuesday and yesterday, a report to Police Regional Office 3 director, Chief Superintendent Amador V. Corpus said.