LTFRB to meet taxi operators, drivers amid reports on abusive practices in Cebu

Morexette Erram 05/01/2018

The Land Transportation and Franchising Regulatory Board in Central Visayas (LTFRB – 7) has a message to abusive taxi drivers in Cebu and Bohol especially those who frequent the airports. “Palihog pag-undang mo. Kay dili mu-angayan mahimong…

Cosap head tells tanods to double check reports

Nestle L. Semilla 04/22/2018

TO EXPEDITE RELEASE OF ALLOWANCES The Cebu City Office on Substance Abuse Prevention (Cosap) is again calling on all village watchmen (tanods) in the city to submit their requirements on time so that they will also receive…

Woman reports baby stolen

Ador Vincent Mayol, Nestle L. Semilla 02/26/2018

Police investigators are looking for a woman who allegedly walked away with her friend’s two-week-old baby at the comfort room of the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral last Wednesday, February 21. The infant’s 31-year-old mother, Irene Capuno, sought the…

Tanods told to reconcile reports, time records

Therese Mae Alegado 01/31/2018

Cebu City barangay tanods are now required to each submit accomplishment reports due to the inconsistency of their Daily Time Record (DTR) and their actual duty hours. Gary Lao, who heads the Cebu City Office of the…

Talisay police chief probes men over reports of ‘extortion’

Nestle L. Semilla 09/20/2017

  THE head of the Talisay City Police Office, Supt. Jason Villamater, has ordered a probe on his men following reports that they were engaged in extortion activities. According to reports reaching Villamater, some of the city’s…

Media’s lack of access to spot reports is questionable

Atty. Ruphil F. Bañoc 09/15/2017

The right of the people to information on matters of public concern is protected by the Constitution. Through media, people get such information. And media, in turn, obtain it from government offices such as the police office.…

Journalists condemn ban on spot reports

Agnes Alpuerto 09/14/2017

THE National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) demands the rescission of the order of Police Director General Ronald dela Rosa barring media access to spot reports. “[It is] clearly an illegal order to withhold spot…

Reporters no longer allowed access to PNP spot reports

Nestle L. Semilla 09/13/2017

After barring the Commission on Human Rights to access case folders of the Philippine National Police (PNP), Police Director General Ronald dela Rosa has prohibited all police offices and units from releasing spot reports to members of…

PNP not releasing spot reports to media

09/12/2017

After barring the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) from accessing case folders of the police, PNP Director General Ronald Dela Rosa prohibited all police offices and units from releasing spot reports to all members of media. The…

Mayor Radaza reports to ‘Oponganons’

Fe Marie D. Dumaboc 09/06/2017

LAPU-LAPU CITY THE continued growth of tourism, improved revenue collections, better roads, more classrooms and traffic lights were among the things highlighted by Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Paz Radaza during her “Report to the Oponganons” or State of…