San Fernando bust: 1 dead, 1 nabbed; P27K shabu seized

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararana and Paul Lauro 05/31/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A drug suspect was killed after he allegedly tried to shoot an undercover police officer with a handgun during a buy-bust operation today, May 31, in Barangay North Poblacion, San Fernando town in…

Lapu gov’t commends city cops, PDEA agents for successful drug bust

Futch Anthony Inso 11/25/2020

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines– The Lapu-Lapu City Government has commended members of the city’s police force and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)-7 this morning, November 25, 2020, for their successful joint drug operation on October 21, 2020.…

PDEA-7 busts yield P1 million worth of suspected shabu

Alven Marie A. Timtim 07/07/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Two buy-bust operations conducted by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) in Barangays Lahug and Sambag 1 on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, led to the arrest of three suspects and…

Brothers arrested inside cemetery for illegal drugs

Alven Marie A. Timtim 07/03/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Centra Visayas (PDEA-7) is preparing charges of peddling and possession of illegal drugs under the Republic Act 9165, or the comprehensive dangerous drugs act, against two brothers…

P340K worth suspected shabu confiscated in Ermita bust

Alven Marie Timtim 06/02/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 25-year-old man was arrested during a buy-bust operation conducted by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) on Tuesday afternoon, June 2, 2020, along El Filibusterismo Street in Barangay Ermita…

Drug-dealing brothers fall in Lapu buy-bust

Norman V. Mendoza 05/01/2020

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu – Two brothers with illegal drugs worth P30,000 were arrested by the Lapu-Lapu City police in a buy-bust operation at Sitio Ylaya, Barangay Basak, past 8 p.m. tonight, May 1, 2020. The suspects were…

Dumaguete police nab HVI from Labangon 

Florence Baesa 04/24/2020

DUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental—A 40-year old high value individual (HVI) drug personality was arrested by the police in a drug bust operation on Thursday, April 23, 2020, in Barangay Calindagan here.  An estimated 50 grams of suspected…

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,…

Drug peddler killed in Talisay City buy-bust

Alven Marie A. Timtim 02/18/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Provincial Intelligence Branch (PIB) of the Cebu Police Provincial Office (CPPO) killed a drug peddler who resisted arrest during a buy-bust operation in Sitio Bliss, Barangay Lawaan III, Talisay City, Cebu around 1:13…

Illegal drugs supplier of call center agents arrested in dawn drug bust

Alven Marie A. Timtim - CDN Digital 01/22/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines —Eight drug personalities including a high-value target were arrested by authorities in separate buy-bust operations starting at around 7 p.m. on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, to 2:40 a.m. on Wednesday, January 22. The latest…

Student, JO employee among eight arrested in Mandaue City drug busts

Norman Mendoza 09/05/2019

Mandaue City, Cebu—Eight persons were arrested in separate drug operations by the police in Mandaue City on Wednesday, September 4, 2019. Among those arrested was a student who engaged police in a car chase, and a job…

P2M worth of drugs seized from two separate operations in Cebu City

Alven Marie A. Timtim 08/16/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Police confiscated P2 million worth of illegal drugs and arrested a high-value target and another member of a big-time drug group in Cebu in two separate buy-bust operations here in a span of less than…

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