‘I just didn’t want to fight any more’: COVID-19 patient almost gave up but family’s plea kept him going

The Strait Times/Asia Network 09/27/2020

MANILA, Philippines — He knew from the moment his doctor told him he would have to be intubated that death would be just a whisper away. “I told him that if you do that, I’d already have…

De Leon: I’m leaving PRO-7 with no hard feelings

Alven Marie A. Timtim 02/10/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — “No hard-feelings. Orders have to be followed. Orders must be complied.” This is how Police Brigadier General Valeriano De Leon, former regional director of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7), bid…

‘Wa na sa ponto si Presidente Digong!’

Lloyd Suarez 02/09/2020

  Wa ko kakita sa logic ni Presidente Duterte nga iyang  gihagit ang mga opisyal sa gobyerno nga pabisitahon sa mga pasyente nga nagpositibo sa 2019 novel coronavirus. Unsay gamit nila didto? Unsay himoon nila sa ospital?…

De Leon: I will leave PRO-7 as a good soldier

Morexette Marie B. Erram 02/06/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police Brigadier General Valeriano de Leon said he would leave his post as director for the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO -7) as a good soldier. “As a good soldier I…

PRO-7 to have new chief after De Leon reassigned to Camp Crame

Morexette Marie Erram and Florence Baesa 02/06/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) will have a new director. This developed after the top officials of the Philippine National Police (PNP) in Camp Crame have ordered a reshuffling of…

Policeman, who shot dead 2 neighbors, may face administrative relief, charges

Alven Marie A. Timtim - CDN Digital 01/13/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Aside from the double homicide case that will be filed against the policeman who shot dead his two neighbors, on Saturday, January 11, 2020, he may also be  administratively relieved from his assignment…

PRO-7 chief’s 2020 target: Cut supply lines of drugs entering Cebu

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 01/09/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police will be targeting the supply lines of illegal drugs in Cebu. Police Brigadier General Valeriano De Leon, Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) director, said this during the New Year’s Call…

Visitors carrying non-transparent bags may still enter basilica but…

Morexette Marie Erram 01/06/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — As long as they are not bulky bags and backpacks, visitors carrying non-transparent bags will still be allowed to enter the Basilica Minore Del Sto. Niño de Cebu during the Sinulog season. However,…

PRO-7 chief: 6K policemen to be deployed for Fiesta Señor 

Morexette Marie B. Erram 01/06/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Around 6,000 policemen will be deployed in Metro Cebu to help secure the Fiesta Señor celebration. Police Brigadier General Valeriano De Leon, Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) director, announced in a…

De Leon to police chiefs: Instill discipline among your men

Rosalie Abatayo 12/20/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines —Petty issues like absences and tardiness should no longer have to wait for action from the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7). Police Brigadier General Valeriano De Leon, regional director of PRO-7, said…

329 loose firearms recovered since De Leon’s installment as PRO-7 chief

Rosalie Abatayo 12/19/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — At least 329 loose firearms have been recovered by the Cebu Police Provincial Office (CPPO) since October 17, 2019, the police reported on Thursday, December 19, 2019. The firearms, a mix of improvised…

PRO-7 director to police station chiefs: Close illegal gambling booths in your areas or be relieved

Alven Marie A. Timtim 12/16/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Station commanders and provincial directors under the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) may be relieved from their post if there will still be illegal gambling booths operating in their areas of…

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