Abellana police invite snatching victims to visit station and check on items recovered from 2 ‘snatchers’

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 05/21/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Abellana police are encouraging those who may have been recently victimized by snatchers along Mango Avenue and Juana Osmeña Street in Cebu City to visit their station and check if some of…

Barangay Tungasan declared as drug-cleared, gets P50K reward

Futch Anthony Inso 05/19/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Barangay Tungasan in Olango Island has received a cash reward of P50,000 from the Lapu-Lapu City Government after it was declared a drug-cleared barangay. The Regional Oversight Committee on Barangay Drug-Clearing Program made…

Man who tries to jump off Cebu City skywalk rescued, detained

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 05/10/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 31-year-old man was rescued after he attempted to jump off from a skywalk near Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas in Cebu City on Tuesday morning, May 10, 2022, claiming some individuals were after…

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),…

38 brgys, 1 town declared drug-cleared in Central Visayas

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 04/26/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A total of 38 barangays and one municipality in Central Visayas have been declared as drug-cleared on April 25 by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA-7). This brings the overall total to 1,167…

Four more Lapu barangays declared drug-cleared

Futch Anthony Inso 04/04/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) handed over the certificate of recognition to four barangays in Lapu-Lapu City that were declared as drug-cleared barangays. These barangays are Tingo, Baring, Tungasan, and Caw-oy,…

Soriano orders probe on missing 19-year-old female from Consolacion

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña and Mary Rose Sagarino 03/29/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The top official of the Cebu Police Provincial Office (CPPO) ordered an investigation on the case of a 19-year-old female from Barangay Tayud in Consolacion who went missing since March 22, 2022. Police…

Woman nabbed with ‘shabu’ worth P170K in Talisay drug-bust

Vhenna Maria Mantilla 03/26/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Talisay City police on Saturday, March 26, arrested a female drug personality with 25 grams of suspected shabu worth P170,000 in an early morning buy-bust operation. Police identified the suspect as Marilou Tabar,…

Revenge linked to drugs eyed in Cebu City killing

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 03/26/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Revenge related to illegal drugs is the possible motive in the killing of a 20-year-old man, whom police described as a suspected hitman of alleged drug personalities in Barangay Lorega, Cebu City. Major…

Mambaling man yields P68K worth of suspected shabu in buy-bust

Vhenna Marie Mantilla 03/24/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Complaints aired over the “Isumbong Mo Kay Wilkins” (IMKW) program resulted in the arrest of a suspected drug peddler on Wednesday evening, March 23 in Brgy. Mambaling, Cebu City. The Philippine Drug Enforcement…

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…

CPPO director: P8.9M illegal drugs seized in 1st quarter of 2022

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 03/22/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Some P8.9 million worth of illegal drugs was confiscated by the Cebu provincial policemen in the first quarter of the year. Police Colonel Engelbert Soriano, Cebu Police Provincial Office (CPPO) director, said that…

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