Police find armed inmates roaming inside Pagadian jail

Inquirer.net 05/13/2018

DAVAO CITY — Police who did a surprise inspection of the Zamboanga del Sur provincial jail in Pagadian City on Saturday were stunned to find armed prisoners roaming freely outside their cells. Senior Supt. John Guyguyon, Zamboanga…

Balamban cops catch man armed with .357 revolver

Benjie B. Talisic 05/06/2018

  An armed man was arrested in Balamban town in western Cebu at past 11 a.m. on Sunday. Victoriano Cordesar, 51, of Sitio Lamac, Barangay Pondol in Balamban town was caught with an unlicensed .357 revolver (Smith…

Mandaue cops shot, wound armed man, who tried to flee checkpoint

Norman V. Mendoza 04/29/2018

Mandaue police shot and wounded an armed man as he tried to flee on his motorcycle from a checkpoint in Barangay Subangdaku, Mandaue City on Saturday (April 28). Arvin Igot was shot three times in the leg…

Shootout in Ermita: Cops kill armed man

Benjie B. Talisic 03/26/2018

An armed man, whom police believed to be a gun-for-hire, was killed in a shootout with police officers in Barangay Ermita Proper in Cebu City. Janisse Cabugason, 33, of Sitio Proper Ermita, Barangay Ermita, Cebu City, was…

Armed partygoer arrested in Dalaguete

Rene Alima 12/10/2017

A PARTYGOER was arrested by police after he allegedly brandished and pointed a gun at revelers during a benefit dance held inside the barangay sports center of Tapon, Dalaguete town at 1 am Sunday. The suspect identified…

Armed man nabbed at Parian

Benjie Talisic 12/03/2017

POLICE arrested a man spotted carrying a revolver along D. Jakosalem Street in Barangay Parian, Cebu City at 6 am Sunday. SPO1 Nelson Lagumbay of the Parian police precinct said police on mobile patrol arrested 31-year-old Moar…

Suspect in killing of PIA-7 officer’s son still armed and dangerous – police

Miguel Ernest E. Ermac 08/29/2017

The police is asking the killer of John Ronli Calizar to surrender to avoid “unnecessary violence.” Superintendent Pacito Yape Jr., chief of the Provincial Intelligence Branch (PIB) of the Cebu Provincial Police Office (CPPO), said they are…

Two armed men in a motorcycle nabbed in Naga City

Rene Alima 07/04/2017

Two armed men, one of them wearing a police uniform, were arrested after their motorcycle crashed while they were chased by police officers last Monday in Barangay Inayagan, Naga City. Ronald Pardillo, 35, and John Ray Villareal,…

Tomas asks hotels, malls: Issue IDs to armed civilians

Calvin Cordova, Inna Gian Mejia 06/06/2017

CEBU City Mayor Tomas Osmeña proposed that civilians with permits to carry guns be issued ID cards to allow them to carry their firearms inside malls and hotels. Osmeña earlier met with the heads of security of…

ALLOW ARMED COPS IN HOTELS

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Fe Marie Dumaboc, Jose Santino S. Bunachita 06/02/2017

DORIA RECOMMENDS Police in Cebu are asking hotels and other establishments to amend their protocol and allow policemen to bring their government-issued firearms inside their buildings in the wake of yesterday’s attack at Resorts World Manila that…