BJMP admits lapses; jail personnel face possible relief

Fe Marie D. Dumaboc and Jessa Mae O. Sotto, Nestle L. Semilla 06/20/2018

MANDAUE CITY JAIL As authorities continue to investigate the killing of alleged drug lord Steve Go inside the Mandaue City Jail, the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology in Central Visayas (BJMP-7) admitted that there are lapses…

Prohibition on pisonet in Lapu-Lapu City not possible, councilors say

Futch Anthony Inso 06/08/2018

  The Lapu-Lapu City Government cannot prohibit the operation of pisonet. This was clarified by Councilor Flaviano Hiyas and Councilor Gregorio Paquibot, who are both lawyers. Hiyas said that the city cannot pass an ordinance which will…

3 PNP officials face possible relief

Benjie B. Talisic 06/07/2018

Three PNP officials in Central Visayas may face relief for failure to act against illegal gambling in their jurisdictions. According to Police Chief Supt. Debold Sinas, the director of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7),…

CPPO on guard vs possible Maute recruitment in Cebu

Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/23/2018

The Cebu Provincial Police Office (CPPO) is taking no chance in ensuring that no member of the dreaded Maute-ISIS group can  set foot and recruit new members in the province as the country marks the first anniversary…

S. Korea: US troop withdrawal not linked to possible peace treaty

AFP 05/02/2018

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday dismissed claims that US troops stationed in the country would have to leave if a peace treaty was signed with the North. Seoul and Pyongyang have remained technically at war…

81 brgys in CV possible hotspots

Benjie B. Talisic 04/28/2018

TWO barangays in Tuburan, Cebu, and 79 barangays in Negros Oriental are expected to be placed on the list of police election hotspots, said Police Regional Director Robert Quenery. He said the 79 villages in Negros Oriental…

‘Be ready despite slim chance of possible storm hitting Cebu’

Jose Santino S. Bunachita, Rosalie O. Abatayo 12/31/2017

PAGASA WARNS LGUS, COAST GUARD Despite the bigger possibility that the low pressure area (LPA), which is expected become a tropical depression on January 1, 2018, will not hit Cebu, the weather bureau is still warning Cebuanos…

Cebuano student trains with China tech giant

PR 12/27/2017

Months after Sept Lozada and his schoolmates garnered top honors at the 2017 innovation competition of Smart Communications, the information technology student from University of San Jose-Recoletos (USJ-R) in Cebu found himself learning from one of the…

Holiday traffic worsens as Christmas nears

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 12/22/2017

PLAN your trips ahead or better yet stay at home. The Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) on Friday warned motorists of heavier traffic as Christmas Day draws near. “If possible, I advise people to just leave their…

CV police ready; possible docking areas monitored

Cristelita E. Boco, USJ-R Intern Rosalie O. Abatayo 07/24/2017

ARMED MEN in a boat report Police are patrolling areas in Bohol and Cebu which can be possible docking places of the reported armed men on board a pump boat from Guihulngan, Negros Oriental. This developed after…

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