Bogo City police believe POIs in killing of Grade 10 female student have more cohorts

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 11/18/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Bogo City policemen believe that the two Persons of Interest in the killing of a Grade 10 female student have more cohorts. However, they begged off to disclose more information about this pending…

City Council adopts MGB-7 report, recommendation on Busay landslide

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 11/17/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City council has adopted the Geohazard Investigation Report and Recommendation of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau in Central Visayas (MGB-7) on the landslide incident that hit Sitio Garaje in Barangay Busay,…

Grade 10 female student found dead, naked in Bogo City

Pegeen Maisie Sararaña and Paul Lauro 11/13/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A Grade 10 female student was found dead and naked around 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 13, 2022, in Purok Magenta, Barangay Gairan in Bogo City. Police Lieutenant Colonel Florendo Fajardo, chief of…

Consolacion cop chief: CCTV ordinance’s passing a big help in police probes

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 09/19/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Requiring establishments to install closed circuit television (CCTV) cameras in Consolacion town will be a huge help in police investigations. Police Lieutenant Colonel Danilo Colipano, chief of Consolacion Police Station, said this after…

Cordova mayor orders probe on expired goods found in evacuation center

Futch Anthony Inso 07/29/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Cordova Mayor Cesar “Didoy” Suan ordered an investigation on the expired goods that were found stocked at the Cordova Evacuation Center in Barangay Gabi. The evacuation center was managed by the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction…

A year after: Probe on radio broadcaster’s death in Cebu City now under CIDG

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 07/29/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City police said that the probe on the killing of radio broadcaster Rey Cortes almost a year ago has been turned over to the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG)  Visayas Field Unit…

Dismissal await persons behind Odette aid ‘anomalies’

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/18/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — “Heads will roll after this.” This was the warning of Lawyer Johnson Hontanosas, the city’s deputy resident ombudsman, who is investigating the possible involvement of some City Hall officials and offices in ‘anomalies’…

Labor group’s investigation: Systemic lapses led to Corilla’s death

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 06/14/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Unsafe working conditions killed worker Stephen Corilla, labor groups in Cebu claimed. In a report of the findings from their own investigation on the death of Corilla, several labor groups in Cebu claimed…

CCPO exec: ‘Good development’ in bomb hoax probe

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 05/31/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police in Cebu City are optimistic of the increased possibility of being able to arrest suspects of previous bomb scares or bomb hoaxes in the city. Police Lieutenant Colonel Janette Rafter, deputy director…

A day of reckoning

June Navarro, Musong Castillo 11/24/2021

The financial brouhaha involving Olympian EJ Obiena and his national federation, the Philippine Athletics Track and Field Association (Patafa), has taken a really ugly turn no one saw coming. And a source from the athletic body privy…

Cebu City cops ready to extend help in WestVac clinical trial probe

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 10/20/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City policemen are ready should the city government ask assistance in investigating the WestVac vaccine clinical trial conducted by a Chinese pharmaceutical company, here. Police Lieutenant Colonel Wilbert Parilla, deputy director for…

Catmon police ready should LGU need assistance investigating Tinubdan Falls tragedy

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 09/28/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The chief of Catmon Police Station said that they are ready should the local government of Catmon town asks their assistance in investigating the possible liability of the private owner of the property…

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