Kamagayan resident, minor nabbed with 100 ampules of Nubain

Benjie B. Talisic 04/13/2018

A minor and a 23-year-old man were caught with 100 ampules of Nubain during an anti-illegal drug operation on Friday along Pelaez St. corner Sanciangko St., Cebu City. Anrell Cuico, 23, and a 16-year-old boy of Sitio…

Woman caught trying to sneak in nubain into jail

Benjie B. Talisic, Jose Santino S. Bunachita 11/20/2017

ANOTHER visitor was nabbed by personnel of the Cebu City Jail after trying to sneak in 38 ampules of nubain hidden inside a jar of peanut butter on Sunday afternoon. Grace Abella, 24, and a resident of…

Inmate with Bilibid drug ties yield Nubain

Miguel Ermac, Nestle L. Semilla 08/03/2017

SOME pills, Nubain capsules, drug paraphernalia, traces of shabu, one cell phone and one power bank were found in the cell of an inmate with alleged connections to drug dealing inmates at the New Bilibid Prison in…

More jail problems

Editorial 04/05/2017

Reports about the rising HIV cases among inmates in the Cebu City Jail due to frequent sharing of needles used for injecting nubain is yet another headache for Cebu City officials who already have more than their…

Saving Life

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 03/20/2017

(The last part of CDN’s three-part series on giving recovering drug addicts hope as the worst part of a junkie’s life could turn into something good.) He was in and out of jail for 18 years. Alain…

‘No letup in Greyhound ops’

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 03/19/2017

Last Saturday dawn’s Operation Greyhound at the Cebu City Jail may have yielded fewer contraband, but Councilor Dave Tumulak said there should be no letup in the campaign to clear the jail of illegal items. “There was…

NUBAIN IN BUNS

Nestle L. Semilla, Rene Alima 02/12/2017

Woman tries to sneak inside the Cebu City Jail 19 Nubain ampules stuffed inside breads Two women, both named Mary Ann, were supposed to be visiting loved ones inside the Cebu City Jail in Barangay Kalunasan on…

Charges filed vs. son and cohort in mother’s slay

Izobelle T. Pulgo 11/03/2016

HE was tagged by police as the one responsible for bludgeoning his own mother to death on All Saints’ Day. Persistent in his denial, his claims have been backed by family members who said that they could…

PNP lab report out

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Edison Delos Angeles 10/18/2016

The place, Barangay Kamagayan, arguably a drug haven also known as Cebu’s red light district. The incident, a box with hundreds of vials of a chemical substance, literally landing at the feet of village watchmen, dropped by…

Drugs found in terminal not Nubain

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 10/17/2016

The 799 ampules of injectible drug that were found in a van-for-hire terminal in Barangay Kamagayan, Cebu City last Sunday tested negative of illegal drugs. The test conducted by the Police Regional Crime Laboratory Office showed that…