Accused in Mactan resort takeover attempt told to prepare P800K for bail

Norman V. Mendoza 08/15/2018

EACH of the 43 persons charged for the attempted takeover of the Mactan Isla Resort and Casino in Lapu-Lapu City on Friday will have to prepare a bail of P876,000 for the string of cases filed against…

Settlement eyed in wake of resort takeover attempt

Norman V. Mendoza 08/15/2018

A settlement was reportedly reached between security guards and the nine Koreans with the management of the Mactan Isla Resort and Casino in the wake of last Friday’s attempted takeover. Lawyer Gerry Carillo said the settlement meant…

Cop arrested for robbery attempt

Fe Marie D. Dumaboc, Nestle L. Semilla, Norman Mendoza 08/01/2018

A police officer on active duty was arrested for allegedly trying to rob a person in Barangay Tipolo, Mandaue City at past 2 a.m. on Wednesday. Police operatives from the Subangdaku Police Station who were on patrol…

Tumulak, co-assailant: ‘Gunman killed in ambush attempt is a police officer’

Ador Mayol, Benjie Talisic, King Perez, Nestle Semilla 07/30/2018

A suspected policeman was shot dead after he attempted to kill former Tejero Barangay Captain and now councilman Jessielou Cadungog along T. Padilla Extension corner Alviola Street, Barangay Tejero, Cebu City on Monday morning (July 30). The…

Military foils new BIFF attempt to bomb bridge

Inquirer.net 04/15/2018

KORONADAL CITY – Government forces foiled an attempt by suspected Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) gunmen to blow up on Saturday a bridge linking Maguindanao and North Cotabato, a military commander said Sunday. Lt. Col. Angelo Lutera,…

Military foils new BIFF attempt to bomb bridge

Inquirer.net 04/15/2018

KORONADAL CITY – Government forces foiled an attempt by suspected Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) gunmen to blow up on Saturday a bridge linking Maguindanao and North Cotabato, a military commander said Sunday. Lt. Col. Angelo Lutera,…

12 STRONG: Worthwhile attempt at recreating 9/11 aftermath

Jeff Ruffolo 01/18/2018

I have a question for you. I mean this in all sincerity. How do you think you would feel if next Tuesday morning at 9 a.m., 12 terrorists high jacked two Boeing jet aircraft from Mactan-Cebu International…

Woman caught with drugs, extort attempt

Rene F. Alima 11/30/2017

A WOMAN who claimed to have some connections in a court was arrested by Danao City police in an entrapment operation in Barangay Looc, Danao City, last Wednesday afternoon. Chief Insp. Gerard Ace Perale of the Danao…

Attempt to sneak in drugs, cigarettes inside Cebu City Jail foiled; 2 women nabbed, minor rescued

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Benjie B. Talisic 11/18/2017

Two women-visitors were arrested by jail officers on Saturday for allegedly trying to sneak in contraband at the Cebu City Jail. Marlyn Estorgio, 20, was caught hiding in her genitals two heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets believed to…

Blackmail attempt fails; man nabbed in Carcar

Alven Marie Timtim, Benjie Talisic, Rosalie O. Abatayo 11/11/2017

  A 19-year-old man allegedly tried blackmailing his 16-year-old former girlfriend to have her back, and he believed he could get away with it. But instead, he landed in jail for allegedly threatening to post her nude…

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