No drugs, fewer contraband in jail

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Doris Mae Mondragon 12/07/2017

There were no drugs, only fewer drug paraphernalia and other contraband seized in another Operation Greyhound done at one of the buildings of the Cebu City Jail in Barangay Kalunasan, Cebu City, at 5 a.m. yesterday. “The…

Detained American, facing human trafficking case, found dead inside NBI-7 cell

Morexette Marie B. Erram 12/05/2017

  A 42-year-old American national, who is facing a human trafficking case, was found dead inside the detention cell of the the National Bureau of Investigation in Central Visayas (NBI-7) on Tuesday morning. NBI-7 Regional Director Patricio…

Sinulog Foundation executive okays shutdown of cell sites

Jose Santino S. Bunachita, Nestle L. Semilla 11/14/2017

  THE plan of Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña to again shut down cellular phone signals during the Sinulog festivities next year as part of security measures has gained the support of festival organizers. Sinulog Foundation Inc.…

Shabu, cell phone, Nubain found in inmate’s cell

Miguel Ermac, Nestle L. Semilla 08/03/2017

  TRACES of shabu, several capsules of the illegal drug Nubain and one cell phone were discovered inside the cell of an inmate with alleged connections to drug dealing detainees at the New Bilibid Prison. Senior Supt.…

Duterte vows to investigate Manila secret cell

04/28/2017

President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday vowed to investigate the secret detention in a police station in Tondo, Manila, where arrested drug suspects were held. “I will look into this after (the event) this afternoon. I will call…

Shabu, P25K cash, cell phones seized from cell

Benjie Talisic, Izobelle T. Pulgo 04/03/2017

ABOUT P25,000 in cash, 10 cell phones, one pocket Wi-Fi router and 6.75 grams of suspected shabu were seized from a cell occupied by a drug dealer inside the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) during…

Cell sites’ shutdown mulled

Nestle L. Semilla 03/24/2017

SECURITY MEASURES FOR upcoming asean meet After the success of Sinulog 2017, the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) is considering another cell site shutdown as part of the security measures for an international summit to…

Barok transferred to cell near signal jammers

Izobelle T. Pulgo 03/12/2017

HIGH profile drug personality Alvaro “Barok” Alvaro is now out of isolation and transferred to a regular cell immediately after the signal jammers were installed last month. CPDRC officer in charge Bobby Legaspi said they transferred Alvaro…

PNP asks NTC to shut down cell signal for Sinulog

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Nestle L. Semilla 01/12/2017

Be ready to shift back to basics again. Mobile phone signals from telecommunication companies are likely to be shut down during the solemn procession of the Sto. Niño de Cebu on Saturday and the Sinulog grand parade…

Suspected drug dealer anxious over safety, son

Chito O. Aragon, Julit C. Jainar 06/09/2016

IN turning himself over to the Mandaue City police, 29-year-old suspected drug dealer Pablito Loberanis admitted that he was scared by President-elect Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of all-out war against drug syndicates. “Nahadlok na ko sa patakaran karon…