BJMP-7 RD: “Visayas jails too congested”

Benjie B. Talisic 06/09/2018

Chief Supt.Arnold Buenacosa, regional director of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology in Central Visayas (BJMP-7) admitted that the jail facilities in Visayas are congested as a result of the intensified campaign against illegal drugs. The…

American national found dead inside his car in Lapu-Lapu City

Norman Mendoza 06/02/2018

A 70-year old American national was found dead inside his car at past 4:00 a.m. in Barangay Buaya, Lapu-Lapu City. The victim was identified as Salvatore Peter La Barbera, a businessman, who sustained a gunshot wound in…

One dead, another injured in Canjulao shooting

Norman Mendoza 06/02/2018

Police authorities respond to a shooting incident that ended the life of one male victim at 1st Crossing, Barangay Canjulao, Lapu-Lapu City on Saturday dawn (June 2). The victim, Ariel Fernandez, was shot in the head that…

Taiwanese nabbed in a drug bust in Lapu-Lapu City

Norman Mendoza 05/24/2018

A Taiwanese national was arrested in a buy-bust operation in Sitio Guisi, Barangay Agus, Lapu-Lapu City at past 6 p.m. today. Police authorities arrested Gary Yu, 46, for possession and selling of illegal drugs, said Superintendent Mark…

Fire damaged mall in Lapu-Lapu City

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 04/29/2018

A FIRE hit a Gaisano Grand mall in Barangay Basak in Lapu-Lapu City on Sunday afternoon, affecting portions of the fourth floor of the mall. Lapu-Lapu City District Fire Marshall Supt. Rogelio Bongabong Jr. said they were…

Dino promotes LRT, reminds care for tourist destinations in Kadaugan sa Mactan commemoration

Marc Cosep 04/27/2018

Presidential Assistant for the Visayas Michael Dino graced the commemoration of the 497th celebration of Kadaugan sa Mactan today (April 27) at Mactan Shrine, Lapu-Lapu City. In his keynote speech, he reiterated his support for the construction…

Four Lapu-Lapu City cooperatives receive livelihood kits

Futch Anthony Inso 04/24/2018

Philmico, through its flagship CSR program, ‘Mahalin Pagkaing Atin’, has donated livelihood kits to four cooperatives in Lapu-Lapu City. AJ Belen, Corporate Social Responsibility Specialists of Pilmico, said that they will be distributing two egg-laying machines worth…

Drug surrenderrer nabbed in Lapu-Lapu City buy-bust

Norman V. Mendoza 04/20/2018

A drug surrenderer was arrested in a buy-bust operation at Sitio Kinalumsan, Barangay Gun-ob, Lapu-Lapu City on Thursday afternoon. Lyndon Leonado, 34,  a resident of Purok Pine Tree, Barangay Poblacion of the same city, was caught in…

P207K shabu, firearms confiscated in Lapu-Lapu City

Norman V. Mendoza 04/07/2018

Two men were arrested in a police drug operation at Bonifacio Street, Barangay Poblacion, Lapu-Lapu city at past 6 p.m. on Friday (April 6). Arrested were April Cabarse, 28, a resident of Barangay San Vicente in Olango…

Lapu set to enforce ban on face mask

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 04/01/2018

After Mandaue City, it’s now Lapu-Lapu City’s turn to enforce their own ban on ski masks/bonnets and tinted helmets starting today, April 1. City Traffic Management System (CTMS) Inspector Roderick Daño said 40 CTMS personnel will be…

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