DOLE sends home more than 19K OFWS

“We committed to safely bring home our OFWs who were virtually locked up in various quarantine facilities over an extended period of time. As of this morning, we are just short by about 5,000 still waiting to be transported for their homecoming to accomplish what we were tasked to do. As of last night, we were able to facilitate sending home 19,010 OFWs,” he said in a statement.

P224M shabu seized in Bicol

OVER P224 million worth of shabu and other prohibited drugs have been seized by agents of the Police Regional Office 5 as a result of its massive anti-narcotics crackdown in the region so far this year, PRO5 director, Brigadier General Anthony S. Alcañeses announced yesterday.

Eastern Samar’s 2 most wanted fall

TWO of Eastern Samar’s most wanted persons were captured by agents of the Philippine National Police Criminal Investigation and Detection Group and the National Capital Region Police Office in their hideout in Caloocan City on Thursday afternoon, officials announced yesterday.