‘LGUs should lead curfew enforcement’

USJ-R Journalism Intern 07/04/2018

Newly designated Cebu City police chief Senior Supt. Royina Garma said local governments should take the lead in ensuring the enforcement of a curfew for minors. “For loitering children, we need a social case study from the…

Lapu launches 2 task force offices to enforce curfew for minors, war on drugs

Norman V. Mendoza 05/23/2018

THE Lapu-Lapu City government launched two offices that would focus on women and children concerns and illegal drug monitoring in the barangays. Mayor Paz Radaza explained that the “Task Force Malasakit” led by retired policewoman Editha Patalinjug…

Talisay City 10 pm curfew draws mixed reactions

04/25/2018

Implementation of the 10 pm curfew for Talisay City’s youth drew mixed reactions among the community. City Social Welfare Development (CSWD) social worker Felipa Solana said most of those caught violating the 10 pm curfew hang out…

Village officials urged to strictly implement curfew

Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/02/2018

A stricter and strengthened implementation of the ordinance providing for a curfew for minors is seen as among the solutions to the problem of minors being recruited by gangs. Cebu City Councilor David Tumulak is urging barangay…

Enforcing the curfew

Editorial 02/06/2018

There’s nothing new with Cebu City Hall’s announcement that it will require its barangay officials to impose an existing ordinance on curfews following reports that gang leaders are busy recruiting children to their fold. In fact, the…

CURFEW FOR CHILDREN

Benjie Talisic, Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo, Inna Gian Mejia, Jessa Mae Sotto 01/31/2018

Cosap calls on barangay TANODS to strictly enforce “Be home by 10 p.m.” Reports of local gangs recruiting minors and making them into drug couriers have prompted the Cebu City Office for Substance Abuse Prevention (Cosap) to…

Tomas to tanods: Enforce curfew or get nothing

Inna Gian D. Mejia 01/30/2018

  CEBU City Mayor Tomas Osmeña yet again warned that he would cancel the allowances of all the barangay tanods but this time, if they fail to address the problem of recruitment of minors to gangs. Osmeña…

58 children rescued during curfew in Cebu City

Chris Ligan 09/20/2017

AT least 58 children were rescued after a simultaneous implementation of curfew in four barangays in Cebu City south district on Tuesday night. 25 minors were rescued in Barangay San Nicolas, 21 in Barangay Sawang Calero, eight…

MAO BA?

MAO BA? 09/19/2017

CURFEW FOR KIDS Many netizens lauded the enforcement of a 10 p.m. curfew for minors in seven barangays in Cebu City. Facebook user Wynwyn Casquejo said, “As a Cebuano, I feel 100 percent safe now that this…

Seven barangays implement curfew for minors

Chris A. Ligan 09/18/2017

SEVEN barangays in Cebu City south district simultaneously implemented the curfew ordinance starting at 10:00 last night. Barangay captains and some of their councilors attended a meeting with Cebu City deputy mayor, Councilor Dave Tumulak and Chief…

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