Barili arrest: Man, accused of 2019 killing of a woman in Cebu City, nabbed

Paul Lauro 11/11/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 29-year-old man, who is accused of killing a 27-year-old woman in 2019 in Barangay Ermita, Cebu City, was  detained at the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas detention cell after he was…

Militar on complaint against Beltran: ‘It is not a violation of the cybercrime law’

Immae Lachica 08/12/2020

  CEBU CITY, Philippines—- Cebuana filmmaker Maria Victoria “Bambi” Beltran’s camp was surprised with her arrest on Wednesday, August 12, 2020, here. According to Beltran’s lawyer Benjamin Militar, they are still puzzled on how a warrant of…

NBI nabs unauthorized seller of rapid test kits

Alven Marie A. Timtim 06/22/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The National Bureau of Investigation Central Visayas Regional Office (NBI-CEVRO) is now preparing charges against a 30-year-old man who was caught in an entrapment operation in Barangay Capitol Site, here, at past 9…

Bambi Beltran files complaint against Labella, Ferro, 3 others

Alven Marie A. Timtim 06/19/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebuana entrepreneur and film writer, Ma. Victoria ‘Bambi’ Beltran, has filed a complaint against Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella; Police Brigadier General Albert Ignatius Ferro, director of Police Regional Director in Central Visayas…

Bohol drug den raid leads to arrest of five drug personalities

Immae Lachica 05/06/2020

  CEBU CITY, Philippines— A raid and a buy bust operation in a drug den in Dauis town in Bohol by a team from the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) on Tuesday, May 5,…

Cebu City Police chief: Drinking in public is still not allowed

Immae Lachica 04/29/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines— While selling liquor here will now be allowed following the issuance of the latest executive order (EO) of Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella on Tuesday, April 28, 2020, the chief of the Cebu City…

Within a week, CCPO arrests 86 drug personalities, recover P4.2M worth of illegal drugs

Alven Marie Timtim 04/20/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — As the saying goes, “if there’s a will, there’s a way.” This may be true for those who are involved in the illegal drug trade and were caught despite the implementation of the…

Cebu City police to arrest social distancing violators

Alven Marie A. Timtim 04/14/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Those who will be violating social distancing protocol while out on the streets here will now be arrested. This was the announcement of Police Colonel Josefino Ligan, chief of the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO),…

Minglanilla police nab 10 drug personalities in 12-hour drug busts

Alven Marie A. Timtim 04/10/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Minglanilla Police Station arrested a total of 10 drug personalities and confiscated suspected illegal drugs after conducting a 12-hour series of drug raids in Cebu’s southern town. Police Staff Sergeant Ernest Laspuña,…

CCPO chief to illegal gamblers: Either you will be arrested or die of COVID-19

Alven Marie A. Timtim 04/07/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Despite the implementation of the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) to address the threat of COVID-19, illegal gambling and cockfighting activities continue to flourish with arrested individuals only worsening the congestion of the city’s…

Corrupt officials who dip into COVID-19 aid will be arrested – Duterte

Krissy Aguilar - INQUIRER.net 03/31/2020

MANILA, Philippines— President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday threatened to arrest officials who would abuse their powers in distributing aid to the public as the country grappled to address the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. In a televised address,…

CCPO Chief wants to prohibit gambling in wakes

Alven Marie A. Timtim 02/26/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines –If he were to have his way, Police Colonel Engelbert Soriano, director of the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO), said that he will discourage all forms of gambling in the city including those that are…

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