PNP-AKG agents catch 3 most wanted kidnappers

September 10, 2019
The PNP-AKG director said that the two were arrested by his men on Monday in Purok 6, Sitio Garcia, Bgy. San Antonio West in Don Carlos, Bukidnon on the strength of a warrant of arrest for kidnapping-for-ransom and serious illegal detention issued by Judge Evelyn Gamotin-Nery of the Cagayan de Oro City RTC Branch 19 with no bali reommended.

2 gunrunners killed in Bulacan

September 10, 2019
In a report to Police Regional Office 3 director, Brigadier General Joel Napoleon M. Coronel, the official said members of the PNP Criminal Investigation and Detection Group-National Capital Region sought the help of the Santa Maria Municipal Police Station in intercepting the suspects who were on board a Mitsubishi Montero Sports with conduction sticker 030110 and a gray Honda sedan.

Cavite sting yields P13.6M shabu

September 10, 2019
AGENTS of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency on Monday afternoon arrested three suspected big-time drug traffickers in the country after they conspired to sell two kilos of shabu worth P13.6 million to an undercover officer in Imus City in Cavite, PDEA chair, Director General Aaron N. Aquino announced yesterday.

P.8M illegal logs seized

September 10, 2019
The operatives, supported by the 303rd Regional Mobile Force Battalion 3, RIU3 and City Environment and Natural Resources Office in Baliuag conducted an anti-illegal logging operation at Zone 4, Bgy. Sibul, San Miguel which resulted in the confiscation of chain-sawed 10,000 board feet of lumber dipterocarp worth P500,000 that allegedly belong to Hernandez and Evangelista.

Higher crime incidents during ‘Ber’ months now a myth-- Eleazar

September 10, 2019
AMID stepped-up anti-criminality patrol by the Metro Manila police force ahead of the coming Yuletide Season, National Capital Region Police Office director, Major General Guillermo Lorenzo T. Eleazar has debunked widespread belief that there will always be a high crime rate during the ‘Ber’ months and in fact is saying it is already a ‘myth’ since their records will speak that fewer crimes are being recorded during the period September to December.

There’s more to ‘MORE’ than meets the eyes

September 10, 2019
IN THE long-drawn “battle” between the nearly century-old, Panay Electric Company (PECO) and MORE Electric Power Company (MORE Power), the ‘Johnny-come-lately’ power distributor in the island owned by businessman Enrique Razon, the main stakeholders, the consumers, are yet to see something to behold at:

Helping MILF rebs

September 10, 2019
LAST week’s decommissioning of 1,060 combatants and 920 weapons, including assault rifles, of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) is a huge step to achieving lasting peace in Mindanao.

3,810 tons of garbage collected by MMDA

September 09, 2019
THE Metrolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said more than 3,810 tons of garbage, water hyacinth and silt have been removed from the Manila Bay coastline and drainage system discharging to the bay since the government started its rehabilitation program.

Traffic enforcer nabbed for mulcting

September 09, 2019
The arrest was based on the complaint filed by Gerald Viernes, 34, married, of No 124 Ilang-ilang St., MPC Line Bagumbong, Caloocan City and Marco Leobrera,30, married ,of No. 2531 M. Delos Reyes, Gen. De Leon St., Valenzuela City. The two are both security guards of a bank.

Albayalde orders tough counter-intel efforts vs rogue cops

September 09, 2019
PHILIPPINE National Police chief, General Oscar D. Albayalde has ordered all police counter-intelligence units led by the PNP Integrity Monitoring and Enforcement Group to further step-up their effort to identify and arrest rogues in uniform with a warning that those who will try to put up a fight will find themselves either in the hospital or six feet underground as officers are under orders to shoot in self-defense.

Sen. Dick is back with his old ‘trick’

September 09, 2019
IF there is one decision that the public can praise the leadership of the 18th Senate, it would be its decision to retain Sen. Richard ‘You-Know-Me’ Gordon, as chair of both the ‘Blue Ribbon’ (Public Accountability of Public Officers) Committee and, the Committee on Justice and Human Rights.

Illegal recruiters

September 09, 2019
Last week, leaders of the Coalition of Licensed Agencies for Domestic and Service Workers (CLADS) and the Overseas Placement Association of the Philippines (OPAP) met with Secretary Eduardo Ano of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).