Another inmate found hanging in CPDRC

Jessa Mae Sotto 03/16/2018

A 61-year-old inmate of Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) was found with a rope tied around his neck at past 6 a.m. on Friday. CPDRC acting jail warden Roberto “Bobby” Legaspi identified the inmate as…

Second CPDRC inmate dead; probe underway

Benjie B. Talisic, Morexette B. Erram 03/05/2018

An inmate was found dead with a nylon rope around his neck at the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) at Barangay Kalunasan, Cebu City at dawn yesterday. SPO3 Antonio Din of the Cebu City police’s…

DRUG SUPPLY LEADS TO CPDRC AGAIN

Cris Evert B. Lato-Ruffolo, King Anthony Perez, Morexette B. Erram 02/27/2018

Another arrest — a man who claimed to be a tour guide in the southern Cebu town of Badian — pointed to the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) as the source of illegal drugs. The…

Drug source is CPDRC inmate, says arrested tour guide

Morexette B. Erram 02/27/2018

The administration of the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) will coordinate with the Provincial Intelligence Board (PIB) following the arrest of a tour guide in Badian town during a buy-bust operation on Monday night. Reports…

Drug source is CPDRC inmate, says arrested tour guide

Morexette B. Erram 02/27/2018

The administration of the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) will coordinate with the Provincial Intelligence Board (PIB) following the arrest of a tour guide in Badian town during a buy-bust operation on Monday night. Reports…

Inmate allegedly beaten to death in CPDRC

Morexette B. Erram 02/24/2018

Authorities from the homicide section of the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) are now investigating the death of an inmate in the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) in Barangay Kalunsan, Cebu City. The inmate, Joebert…

Two nurses attempted to smuggle contraband inside CPDRC

Morexette B. Erram 02/12/2018

Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) acting jail warden Roberto Legaspi recommended the termination of contracts of two job order (JO) nurses after they were caught attempting to smuggle contraband inside the detention facility. Confiscated from…

CPDRC inmates urged to police themselves

Morexette B. Erram 02/07/2018

Two officials from the Cebu Provincial Government advised inmates of the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) to police themselves amid complaints on having their visiting privileges suspended. Until further notice, visitation is not allowed starting…

CPDRC to seek COA’s opinion on inmates’ coop money

Morexette B. Erram 02/05/2018

The Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) administration will seek the help of Commission on Audit (COA) in dealing with the confiscated vault found inside the detention facility. A vault containing P263,000 was discovered last Friday…

Acting jail warden: “Money inside CPDRC is prohibited”

Morexette B. Erram 02/02/2018

The first greyhound operation conducted in Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) this year yielded several contraband and led to the discovery of a metal vault containing P257, 200. This prompted newly appointed CPDRC acting jail…