Many village chiefs to ally with BOPK

Inna Gian Mejia 04/17/2018

CEBU City Mayor Tomas Osmeña claims there are “plenty” of barangay captains interested to ally themselves with Bando Osmeña-Pundok Kauswagan (BOPK). Osmeña said being the incumbent mayor is what attracts them to shift parties and move to…

Doria to police precinct chiefs, drivers: Take care of new patrol cars

Benjie B. Talisic 02/16/2018

Commanders of Cebu City’s police precincts are advised to take good care of their new patrol cars after these were turned over to them on Friday. Senior Supt. Joel Doria, Cebu City Police Office chief, said that…

Talisay brgy chief’s son, drug bust target, escapes; 2 cohorts nabbed

Benjie B. Talisic 02/04/2018

A son of a barangay official in Barangay Manipis, Talisay City escaped a police entrapment operation on Saturday afternoon, but police caught two of his cohorts during the operation. The cohorts, Robin Alfornon, 25, and Jupiter Silva,…

Tomas surprised over PRO-7 chief’s ouster

Nestle L. Semilla 01/18/2018

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña described as “bad news” the relief of Chief Supt. Jose Mario Espino from his post as Police Regional Office (PRO-7) chief. “Wow. I’m surprised. I get along very well with Espino. That’s…

Zafra: Cebu City village chiefs submitted drug list

Inquirer.net, Nestle L. Semilla 01/10/2018

THE barangays in Cebu City have already been submitting a list of drug personalities in their area to the law enforcement agencies. This was said by Association of Barangay Council (ABC) president and Tisa Barangay Captain Philip…

Police chiefs in Central Visayas gather as they prepare to return to drug war

Benjie B. Talisic 12/15/2017

ALL chiefs of police from the lower units in Central Visayas were called to a conference yesterday morning as part of the reactivation of the drug enforcement units of the Philippine National Police (PNP). Police Regional Office…

Police chiefs in CV to address crowd during dawn Masses

12/11/2017

DON’T be surprised if you see your chiefs of police occupy the church pulpit before or after the misa de gallo or dawn Masses that is scheduled to start on Saturday to address the crowd. Supt. Reyman…

Suppressing insurgency tops new Centcom chief’s to do list

Morexette B. Erram 12/08/2017

The Armed Forces of the Philippines-Central Command (AFP – Centcom) has a new acting commander. Major Gen. Paul Atal took over as Centccom chief from Lt. Gen. Oscar Lactao during a turnover ceremony at the Centcom headquarters…

Late Ermita chief’s backers urged: Stay calm, trust cops

Nestle L. Semilla 11/25/2017

Stay calm, trust the police and let them do their job. Cebu City Councilor Dave Tumulak, deputy mayor for peace and order, made this call on Saturday to the public especially to the supporters of the late…

Village chiefs agree to suspend controversial anti-drug policies

Ador Vincent Mayol 10/11/2017

IF elected officials are prohibited by the Commission on Human Rights in Central Visayas (CHR-7) from posting anti-drug notices on houses, would it be okay if the homeowners do it themselves? Such was the proposal of barangay…