Two men nabbed for sealing bike from jail officer

Benjie B. Talisic 04/23/2018

A thief and his cohort were arrested by authorities in a follow-up operation after stealing a mountain bike owned by a jail officer in Consolacion town, Northern Cebu on April 19. Police identified the suspects as Francisco…

Robbery charges filed against ex-jail official, sis-in-law

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 04/05/2018

The Criminal Investigation and Detection Group in Central Visayas (CIDG-7) has filed charges of robbery against Priscillana Gilboy and her sister-in-law Fatima, at the Cebu City Prosecutor’s Office, on Thursday morning. The two were arrested during an…

JAIL OFFICER SURVIVES AMBUSH

Benjie B. Talisic, Morexette Marie B. Erram, Norman V. Mendoza 03/20/2018

Slay-attempt is 11th attack by motorcycle-riding gunmen in Metro Cebu in 9 days Masked assailants riding on a motorbike struck again on Monday. The victim was an officer of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology in…

AWOL cop, female jail visitor killed

Norman V. Mendoza 03/02/2018

Shootings in six hours in Mandaue, Lapu-Lapu The killings by motorcycle-riding-gunmen in Metro Cebu continue on Friday with a police officer, who has been absent without official leave (AWOL), and a female jail visitor as among the…

Female visitor shot dead outside Lapu-Lapu City Jail

Norman V. Mendoza 03/02/2018

A 44-year-old female visitor of the Lapu-Lapu City Jail was shot dead on Friday by motorcycle-riding assailants outside the prison facility in Sitio Soong, Barangay Mactan, Lapu-Lapu City. Lowella Dellera of Lapu-Lapu City died after she was…

IT’S CEBU CITY JAIL’S TURN

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Benjie B. Talisic, Morexette Marie B. Erram 02/28/2018

ANOTHER JAIL TAGGED AS DRUG SOURCE Is the Cebu City Jail also a den where illegal drugs thrive? An alleged big-time drug dealer, Walter Villamor, was arrested by police operatives from the Drug Enforcement Group in Central…

Roque wishes De Lima a lifetime in jail

Inquirer.net 02/27/2018

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque on Tuesday hit back at detained Senator Leila de Lima for saying the Palace official has “bartered his dignity and reputation as a human rights lawyer.” “May you spend the rest of your…

‘JAIL THE PARENTS’

MAO BA? 02/06/2018

Cebu City Hall’s decision to only warn, not detain minors violating the city’s curfew ordinance drew mixed reactions from netizens. Jonathan Carlo Cortes wrote, “Warn the kids.. detain the parents.. their kids are their responsibilities anyway, not…

Auditors to decide on jail coop income

Morexette B. Erram 02/05/2018

STATE auditors will be invited by the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) to advise them on what to do with the P263,000 in cash found in a vault during last Friday’s Greyhound operation at the…

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…