PDEA-7: “No directive to disclose narcopoliticians” 

Benjie B. Talisic 04/19/2018

Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) Regional Director Emerson Margate did not receive any directive from their central office to publish names of narcopoliticians who seek to be elected in the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan…

PDEA-7 will not disclose barangay officials under drugs watchlist

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/11/2018

Amid calls from the local poll body, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) will not make public the names of incumbent barangay officials who are on their drugs watchlist. PDEA-7 spokesperson Leia Albiar said…

Man arrested in Talisay buy-bust

Raul Constantine Tabanao 01/24/2018

A man was arrested in a buy-bust operation conducted by joint efforts of Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) and Talisay City Police. Rodilo del Labajo, 27, was arrested by authorities in Sitio Kilawan, Barangay…

PDEA-7 arrests 11 persons, seizes P7M drugs

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 01/23/2018

IN four days, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) arrested 11 persons and confiscated suspected shabu with an estimated worth of P7 million in their anti-illegal drug operations in Cebu and Mandaue cities during…

High-value target arrest gives PDEA-7 efforts major boost

Benjie B. Talisic 01/14/2018

Suspect claims she was police asset, denies Kerwin Espinosa, drug links Last Thursday’s arrest of a 29-year-old woman, whom the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) tagged as among the high-value targets included in the…

PDEA-7 seizes P250K shabu in separate operations in Cebu

Benjie B. Talisic 11/07/2017

A total P250,000 worth of shabu were seized by agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) in separate operations in Cebu on Tuesday, according to the agency’s regional information officer, Lea Albiar. Anti-drug…

No contrabands found in Cebu City Jail female dorm

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 10/16/2017

The female dormitory of the Cebu City Jail was found to be free of illegal drugs and other contrabands during a greyhound operation early Monday morning. According to the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) 7, which led…

PDEA-7 takes on new role with new chief at helm

Benjie B. Talisic, Morexette B. Erram, Nestle L. Semilla 10/13/2017

THE Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) is preparing to take on anew the role of taking the lead in the government’s war on illegal drugs in the region but with more optimism as a…

TOKHANG ENDS

Inquirer.net, Nestle L. Semilla 10/12/2017

PDEA-7 says it is ready to take on the drug war  The Philippine National Police (PNP) has formally ordered the termination of Oplan Tokhang after Malacañang transferred all the anti-drugs operations to the jurisdiction of the Philippine…

P5M worth of drugs seized in Ermita

Benjie Talisic, Winston P. Ensomo 08/29/2017

At least P5 million worth of illegal drugs was recovered from a couple suspected of selling shabu in Barangay Ermita, Cebu City on Monday, August 28. The buy-bust operation conducted by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in…