Palma wishes Taliño Godspeed

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 07/16/2017

CEBU Archbishop Jose Palma yesterday congratulated Chief Supt. Noli Taliño, the outgoing chief of Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7), for his promotion. “I understand the life (military and police) and being promoted (transferred) to another…

Police defy Bohol court order

Nestle L. Semilla 06/12/2017

Instead of heeding the court, the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) will file petition for certiorari to contest a Bohol Regional Trial Court’s (RTC) order to release two of the suspects in the killing of…

BARANGAY CAPTAINS WILL BE ARMED

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Jose Santino S. Bunachita 05/11/2017

Chief Supt. Noli Taliño says PRO 7 willing to train village chiefs in proper gun handling Barangay captains in Mandaue City will soon get back their city government-issued firearms. But Mandaue City Mayor Luigi Quisumbing assured that…

STAY VIGILANT

Victor Anthony V. Silva 04/15/2017

Police and military officials on Saturday assured that Cebu is safe but urged the public to remain vigilant in the wake of the firefight that claimed nine lives in Bohol this week as well as several unverified…

PRO-7 on full alert, activates ‘Oplan SumVac’

Benjie Talisic 04/10/2017

The Police Regional Office in Central Visayas has activated Oplan SumVac or “Summer Vacation” on Monday following a recent travel advisory released by the US Embassy in Manila. PRO-7 Director Chief Supt. Noli Taliño said that Oplan…

JAILED

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 03/21/2017

Wearing a blue Lacoste polo shirt, black denim pants and sneakers, road rage shooter David Chua Lim Jr., a scion of one of Cebu’s rich families, was locked behind bars at the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO)…

Road rage suspect put behind bars

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 03/21/2017

CEBU CITY—Nineteen hours after he surrendered, Cebu road rage suspect David Chua Lim Jr. was locked behind bars at the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) stockade on Tuesday night. Wearing a blue polo shirt, black maong pants,…

Special police unit to back PDEA in war against drugs

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Izobelle T. Pulgo 03/01/2017

With President Rodrigo Duterte confirming the reinstatement of the police’s role in the war on illegal drugs, the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) is set to create a drug enforcement unit to take on illegal…

Cops accused of coddling suspect in Bohol lawyer’s slay face probe

Leo Udtohan, Nestle L. Semilla 02/21/2017

Police personnel in Tagbilaran City and Panglao town in Bohol are facing investigation after a businesswoman accused them of protecting her son-in-law who was tagged as the mastermind in the killing of her lawyer last week. Chief…

Mandaue cops in trouble for failing to detect burglary

Dominic D. Yasay 02/21/2017

POLICE Regional Office (PRO-7) director Noli Taliño demanded an explanation from the operatives of the Basak Police Station in Mandaue City regarding the burglary incident that took place on Monday dawn in a pharmacy, which was only…