Security guard killed in San Fernando 

Paul Lauro 12/01/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Police in San Fernando town, southern Cebu are now looking into the killing of a security guard there last Wednesday evening, November 30, 2022.  Police confirmed receiving a shooting alarm around 8 p.m.…

MCPO: Fewer crimes in Mandaue City this year

Mary Rose Sagarino 11/28/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The Mandaue City Police Office (MCPO) has recorded more than 30 percent decrease of crime incidents in the city this year as compared to the previous year. Based on the data from the…

CCPO recommends registration of renters as crime deterrence

Pegeeen Maisie Sararaña 09/23/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Police Office directed all 11 police station commanders on Friday, September 23, to coordinate with their respective barangays in encouraging landlords to require identification cards (IDs) first before taking in…

More kidnappings show drug problem is coming back – Dela Rosa

John Eric Mendoza 09/12/2022

MANILA, Philippines — The increase in kidnappings and other crimes indicates that the illegal drug problem is coming back, Sen. Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa said in an interview with AM radio station DWIZ. Dela Rosa, who chairs…

Man found dead, wrapped in hammock, in Leyte town

Paul Lauro 09/06/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – When Marlon Batis called his live-in partner last Monday, September 5, it would be their last conversation. Batis did not make it home in Brgy. Wague, Leyte town in Leyte after he was…

5 Most Wanted Persons nabbed in Cebu Island

Pegeeen Maisie Sararaña 07/03/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A total of five Most Wanted Persons in Cebu Island were arrested in a week-long Intensified Anti-Criminality Operations of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG-7). The said operations were conducted from June…

CCPO focusing on educating protocol violators

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 06/14/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Since early January 2022, police here no longer apprehended health protocol violators. But if an individual continues to ignore warnings, they might be arrested. Police Lieutenant Colonel Janette Rafter, deputy director for operations…

9 more barangays in Mandaue set to be declared drug-cleared

Mary Rose Sagarino 04/26/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Nine more barangays in Mandaue City are expected to be declared drug-cleared soon. Lawyer John Eddu Ibañez, Mayor Jonas Cortes’ chief of staff and focal person of the City Anti-Drug Abuse Council (CADAC),…

RABS program to empower Mandaue tanods, force multipliers

Mary Rose Sagarino 03/23/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The Basak Police Station of Mandaue City has launched its Ready Active Barangay Security or RABS program on Wednesday, March 23, 2022. The program which is initiated by the station’s chief, Police Captain…

BPSOs a big help in lessening crimes in Cebu City – CCPO exec

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 10/18/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Barangay Police Security Officers (BPSOs) have helped Cebu City policemen in lessening the crime volume in Cebu City by expanding security presence of police in their respective areas of responsibility.  Police Lieutenant…

Cebu City Police note 55% decrease in ‘focus crimes’

Morexette Marie B. Erram 12/28/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City’s police have recorded a double-digit decline in crimes this 2020 compared to the previous year. Data from the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) showed that a total of 1,084 focus crimes…

Cops have person of interest in Compostela killing 

Alven Marie Timtim 10/08/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Police in Compostela town in northern Cebu have a person of interest (POI) related to the killing of one of the four bodies found buried in a vacant lot in the town on Tuesday, October 6,…

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