Lapu-Lapu police chief: Security plans against gangs are in place

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 12/12/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Security plans against gangs or outsiders flocking to Lapu-Lapu City to take advantage of the holiday season have already been put in place. Police Colonel Arnel Banzon, Lapu-Lapu City Police Office chief, said…

MCPO taps schools, PTAs for anti-crime campaign

Rosalie O. Abatayo 06/26/2019

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — The Mandaue City Police Office (MCPO) will be tapping Parent-Teachers Associations (PTAs) in schools to promote their anti-crime campaigns. Police Major Mercy Villaro, information officer of MCPO, said they had started attending the…

More cops on patrol to stop gangs

Norman V. Mendoza and Benjie B. Talisic and Nestle L. Semilla 05/29/2018

A clash between two groups of teenagers on Monday, which led to the stabbing and wounding of a 14-year-old girl, has prompted police in Lapu-Lapu City to increase police visibility in areas where teenagers would gather. Senior…

Police to double efforts on monitoring gangs

Norman V. Mendoza 04/10/2018

Chief Insp. Mercy Villaro, information officer of Mandaue City Police Office, said that they will double their effort to monitor the gang activities in the city following the death of a minor who was involved in a…

Police told: Enforce curfew, pursue gangs

Rosalie Abatayo 09/13/2017

CEBU City police will be required to raise their visibility and enforce the city’s curfew ordinance in order to crack down on teenage gangs who are reportedly recruiting members by force and intimidation along Natalio Bacalso Avenue.…

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.