Woman hacked to death by lover

Benjie Talisic, Norman V. Mendoza 04/17/2018

A 42-year-old woman died after she was hacked to death by her lover in Upper Labogon, Mandaue City past 8 a.m. on April 17. Analiza Lacno sustained several lacerated wounds in her body after she was hacked…

No drugs, only paraphernalia in jails

Benjie Talisic, Nestle L. Semilla 04/12/2018

There were no drugs uncovered during yesterday dawn’s Operation Greyhound in both Lapu-Lapu and Cebu City jails. Instead a team consisting of jail personnel, police and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) agents seized drug paraphernalia, cell phones,…

Pedicab driver yields P4,500 shabu

Benjie Talisic 04/11/2018

About 30 sachets of shabu worth P4,500 were seized from a drug suspect at his home in Barangay Sambag 2, Cebu City at 11 am Wednesday. The 31-year-old suspect identified as Lorenzo Lastimoso worked as a pedicab…

Drug suspect’s mom urged: File plaint against cops

Benjie Talisic 04/03/2018

LET them file a complaint against police officers involved in the Holy Wednesday anti-drug operations in Barangay Inayawan, which led to the confiscation of P2.8 million of suspected shabu. This was Supt. Cristopher Navida’s challenge to Orpheus…

CCPO to join govt’s campaign against recruitment of youth in rebel groups – Devaras

Benjie Talisic 04/03/2018

THE PHILIPPINE National Police (PNP) will now be helping the military deter the possible recruitment of minors in Cebu City to join the New Peoples Army (NPA). Superintendent Ryan Devaras, Chief of the Investigation and Detective Management…

3 men arrested, 1 minor rescued after caught in possession of shabu

Benjie Talisic 04/03/2018

CEBU CITY- Three men were collared while a 17-year-old minor was rescued by officers of Guadalupe police station on Tuesday morning (April 3) in Sitio Puntod, Barangay Mambaling on Tuesday morning. Arrested were Jude Michael Laranza,18; Oliver…

4 suspects identified in Ungab slay

Benjie Talisic 04/03/2018

Investigators of the Cebu City Police Office (CPPO) has identified four suspects in the killing of lawyer and Ronda Vice Mayor Jonnah John Ungab. This development surfaced nearly two months after Ungab was shot dead inside his…

Drug ops net 165

Ador Vincent Mayol, Benjie Talisic, Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 04/02/2018

Two students, a security guard, a habal-habal driver, a couple and even a relative of the late drug lord Jeffrey “Jaguar” Diaz. These were some of the personalities who were arrested by police in 119 operations conducted…

13 drug suspects fall on Black Saturday and Easter Sunday

Benjie Talisic 04/01/2018

POLICE arrested thirteen suspected drug personalities including two women in separate drug busts in Cebu City, Talisay City and in Consolacion town on Black Saturday and Easter Sunday. In Cebu City, P415,688 worth of drugs were confiscated…

Former engineering student, cohort arrested in a drug operation

Benjie Talisic 03/29/2018

Two men were arrested in an operation by police authorities in In Block 4 Seaweds, Barangay Pusok, Lapu Lapu City, Cebu on Wednesday afternoon. Arrested were Aaron Dela Cerna, 24, and Jessie Gomez, 37. Seized from them…