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FOILED RESCUE BID?

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POLICE OFFICER, MAN WITH ABU SAYYAF LINK ARRESTED IN CLARIN CLARIN, Bohol – A Mindanao-based female ranking police officer, suspected of plotting a rescue of Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) members on the run in this town, was arrested by government troops yesterday in the company of a wanted person with links to the dreaded extremist […]

Posted: April 23rd, 2017 in Featured Stories,Headlines | Read More »

Lapu-Lapu City police chief: No armed men on the island

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Olango cleared OLANGO Island residents can now heave a sigh of relief after the island was declared as having been cleared of alleged armed persons believed to be members of the Abu Sayyaf Group being pursued by government troops in Bohol province. “We are declaring Olango Island cleared from these alleged armed person as reported […]

Posted: April 22nd, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Drug suspect killed in shootout with police in Duljo Fatima

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A drug suspect, who was the subject of a buy-bust operation, was killed after he engaged the police in a shootout past in Sitio Buli, Barangay Duljo Fatima, Cebu City past 2 p.m. on Friday. Arjo Mernilo, 27, was declared dead on arrival by attending physicians at the Cebu City Medical Center. He suffered a […]

Posted: April 21st, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Police arrest suspected drug peddler, four others in Lapu buy-bust

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Five persons were arrested by police in a buy-bust operation on Thursday evening at Sitio Matumbo Barangay Pusok, Lapu-Lapu City, which yielded P83,000 worth of suspected shabu. The elements of Pusok Police Station conducted a buy-bust operation at past 9:00 p.m. on Thursday against suspected drug peddler Benjie Astilla, 41, also known as “Kokoy” A […]

Posted: April 21st, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Police arrest driver who tried to confront a traffic enforcer with a gun

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A traffic enforcer of Mandaue City filed, on Friday, a complaint for grave threat against a motorist, who allegedly tried to confront him with a gun past 1:00 p.m. on Thursday along A.S. Fortuna street in Mandaue City. Juan Telon, 42, a resident of ML Quezon Street in Barangay Maguikay, Mandaue City sought police assistance […]

Posted: April 21st, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Carcar police arrest two drugs suspects in separate buy-bust operations

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Two drug pushers were arrested in two separate operations in Carcar City on Thursday night and Friday morning. Alejandro Bargamento, a resident of Dungu-an Perrelos Carcar, was arrested at 11:30 p.m on Thursday in a buy-bust operation in Barangay Dungu-an. Recovered from him was a large pack, a medium pack, and ten small packs of […]

Posted: April 21st, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Duterte cancels visit to wake of cop slain in Bohol encounter

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MUDDY roads stopped President Duterte from attending the wake of the lone policeman killed during the encounter with Abu Sayyaf members in Inabanga town, Bohol, last week. Instead, Philippine National Police Director General Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa visited the family of SPO2 Rey Anthony Nazareno in Barangay Ulbujan and conferred the Medalya ng Kadakilaan (Heroism […]

Posted: April 20th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

“Suspicious-looking” men held by police in Oslob

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CEBU CITY–Police have held for questioning six “suspicious-looking” men on board a van in Barangay Tan-awan, Oslob town, 121 kilometers south of Cebu City. Five of them are Muslims from Lanao del Norte while one is a Christian from Iloilo, said SPO1 Arturo Balmores, deputy chief of the Oslob Police Station. Balmores said they received […]

Posted: April 20th, 2017 in Breaking,Uncategorized | Read More »

Drug links

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Though the Cebu provincial police was right in brushing aside allegations that the arrest of Lagtang Barangay Chairman Mark Ferdinand Bas was politically motivated, it was presumptuous of Senior Supt. Eric Noble, Cebu provincial police chief, to think that those who opposed Bas’ arrest were also involved in illegal drugs. “For me, if one is […]

Posted: April 20th, 2017 in Opinion | Read More »

In which terrain can gov’t forces win?

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I am now beginning to understand why it is really very hard for the government forces to fight the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) in Basilan and Jolo as can be gleaned from their failure to neutralize the small terrorist group in Bohol, a terrain which the ASG is not even familiar with. Lest I be […]

Posted: April 20th, 2017 in Opinion | Read More »