Slain guard’s Ma appeals for financial aid

Benjie B. Talisic 03/25/2018

THE mother of the security guard killed in Friday’s strafing of Wellington Lim’s vehicle at the parking area of Infinity Bar and KTV Music Lounge is appealing for assistance for her son’s daughters and called for justice…

More guards needed at Hall of Justice

Ador Vincent Mayol 02/20/2018

ALTHOUGH the Cebu City Hall of Justice is generally safe, Executive Judge Gilbert Moises does not want to take any chances. The head of the local judiciary is set to raise before Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno…

Mandaue to require permits for bouncers, guards, waiters

Norman V. Mendoza 01/24/2018

ENTERTAINMENT BARS Mandaue City will soon have an ordinance which will require entertainment bars to register all their bouncers, security personnel and waiters at City Hall. According to Mayor Luigi Quisumbing, the registration will be part of…

Ayala mall guards undergo stress debriefing after fire

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 01/11/2018

SOME security personnel of Ayala Center Cebu underwent stress debriefing sessions yesterday following the fire that hit the mall’s Metro Ayala department store last week. The debriefing was conducted by the Philippine Mental Health Association (PMHA) Cebu…

SM security guards need seminars

Atty. Ruphil F. Bañoc 12/28/2017

While I appreciate security guards, who strictly implement the rules and regulations of the establishments that they guard to secure them from bad elements, they should also bear in mind that they have limitations. They should not…

Two jail guards lose bonuses due to one-day suspension

Morexette Erram 10/04/2017

DESPITE serving only a one-day suspension, two jail guards of the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) won’t get their performance-based bonuses and will lose one month’s worth of salary. Lengie Grundiano and Mark Along were…

‘Replace guards, not wardens’

Intern 09/05/2017

CPDRC ISSUES Relieve all jail guards in the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) instead of replacing the jail wardens.” Cebu Provincial Board Member Sun Shimura said this when asked how to stop the entry of…

7 jail guards ordered relieved for ‘drug use’

Jessa Sotto 08/15/2017

  Seven jail guards under the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP-7) who tested positive for illegal drug use, were ordered relieved from their posts. Four of them are contesting the BJMP’s relief order. Among those…

Warden: Tighter security, more jail guards at CPDRC

Morexette B. Erram 08/02/2017

  AS SEPARATE investigations are underway to find out how the contraband, including illegal drugs, confiscated during last Tuesday Greyhound operation got in the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC), the jail warden is also pushing…

Lapu-Lapu police train mall guards how to detect terrorists

Norman V. Mendoza 07/21/2017

Amid the recent spate of bomb threats in Cebu, the Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LLCPO) decided it was time to ensure that the security personnel of malls and big business establishments in the city are prepared to…