No contrabands found in Cebu City, Medellin jail male dorms

Pegeen Maisie Sararana 12/06/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Authorities weren’t able to find illegal drugs, cellphones or bladed weapons in two separate greyhound operations at the Cebu City Jail Male Dormitory and the Medellin District Jail Male Dormitory on Tuesday dawn,…

Cebu City Jail Male Dorm to hold dry run for resumption of face-to-face visitation

Pegeen Maisie Sararana 11/26/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — With less than a month left before Christmas Day, officials of the Cebu City Jail Male Dormitory have scheduled a dry run to test their preparedness for the resumption of face-to-face visitations. The…

Foiled escape try : 1 Cebu City Jail inmate shot, wounded; another caught

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 11/12/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — One inmate or person deprived of liberty (PDL) was wounded after he was shot by Cebu City Jail guards as he and another PDL tried to escape from the facility in Barangay Kalunasan,…

Cebu City Jail Male Dormitory launches dancing inmates program

Pegeeen Maisie Sararaña 10/24/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Persons Deprived of Liberty, who are now detained at the male dormitory of the Cebu City Jail, showcased their talent in dancing during the celebration of the National Correctional Consciousness Week 2022 on…

FACES OF CEBU: JO2 Neil Aquino, Cebu City Jail Male Dormitory ALS teacher

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 10/09/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Teaching inside the detention facility is very challenging. But with the urge of inmates to have a better life once they are free, it becomes easier. This is was what JO2 Neil Aquino…

2 Cebu City residents nabbed with P2M ‘shabu’ in Talisay City buy-bust

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 09/10/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — They easily earn at least P10, 000 for every delivery that they make. But they lost the opportunity to earn more after John Ian Amigable, 22, and Jonathan Alcober Alas-as, 25, were arrested…

Cebu City Jail Male Dorm plants 200 seedlings for 131st BJMP anniversary

Pegeen Maisie Sararana 09/05/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — At least 200 fruit-bearing seedlings were planted on Monday, September 5, 2022,  by Cebu City Jail Male Dormitory personnel at the Osmeña Shrine in Barangay Kalunasan, here in line with the 31st anniversary…

179 Cebu City Jail male PDLs graduate from ALS

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 08/30/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A total of 179 male inmates from the Cebu City Jail completed their Alternative Learning System courses on Tuesday, August 30, 2022. Like their graduation song, Liwanag sa Dilim, the inmates believe that…

Cebu City Jail male dormitory warden also dreams of a Singapore-like jail facility

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 08/30/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Like Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama, the jail warden of the Cebu City Jail Male Dormitory also hopes for a Singapore-like jail facility for the city. “Siguro pag nagkaroon ng pagkakataon, pwede ko…

Cellphones seized from Cebu City Jail Male Dormitory destroyed

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 08/12/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A total of 453 cellphones confiscated from greyhound operations in the Cebu City Jail Male Dormitory were destroyed on Thursday afternoon, August 11, 2022. Jail Superintendent Metz Milton Placencia, the newly installed jail warden,…

Cebu City Jail Male Dorm has new jail warden

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 08/01/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Jail Superintendent Metz Milton Placencia will be the new warden of the Cebu City Jail Male Dormitory effective Monday, August 1, 2022. Placencia replaces Jail Superintendent Jose Rusylvi Abueva, who was warden of the…

Greyhound operation in Cebu City Jail Male Dorm yields contrabands

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 07/19/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Improvised weapons, cellular phones, chargers, speakers, and two gallons of homemade wines were among the items that were confiscated during the greyhound operation conducted at the Cebu City Jail male dormitory in Barangay…

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