Displaced individuals in Labangon fire climb to 688

Morexette Marie B. Erram 09/20/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The number of individuals, who lost their homes after an early morning fire on Monday, September 20 in Barangay Labangon, has climbed to over 600. Based on the latest report from the city…

P1.5M worth of properties lost in Labangon dawn fire

Doris C. Bongcac, Paul Lauro 09/20/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – At least four individuals were reported injured while P1.5 million worth of properties were lost when fire hit a residential area in Sitio Labsalex in Salvador Extension, Barangay Labangon, Cebu City at dawn…

Labangon police chief to cops: Find time for family, open lines of communication to colleagues, kin

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 09/12/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — As the life of a policeman is one usually bound by distance and time away from the family, policemen are encouraged to persevere and keep an open line of communication to their families…

A young Cebuana sidewalk belter spotted in Labangon, Cebu City

Immae Lachica 03/24/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Another Cebuana belter is spotted! This time this talented young singer is not on the stage, but on the sidewalk in Barangay Labangon here, busking with her godfather. Ka-Siloy Boyjumel Ejercito, 30, just got…

Motorcycle-riding gunmen kill cop in Cebu City

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 01/25/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police are investigating if the motive in the killing of a policeman by motorcycle-riding gunmen on Jan. 25 in Barangay Labangon, Cebu City is work-related or is due to a personal grudge. Police…

Quarantine violators will be housed in temporary detention facilities

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 11/14/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines –The Cebu City Emergency Operation Center (EOC) is preparing two barangay gyms, in Labangon and Tejero, as temporary detention facilities for quarantine violators. According to Councilor Joel Garganera, the deputy chief implementor of the…

Policemen seize P816K shabu, nab ex-convict, 3 others

Alven Marie A. Timtim 10/18/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Suspected shabu with an estimated to be worth P816,000 was confiscated in two separate buy-bust operations in Cebu City and Liloan town in northern Cebu today, October 18, 2020. Cebu City policemen got…

Cebu City drug busts: 2 HVIs nabbed with P408K shabu

Alven Marie A. Timtim 09/28/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Possession and selling of illegal drugs charges are being readied against two men, who were caught with P407,000 worth of suspected shabu in two separate anti-illegal drugs operations on Sunday, September 27, in…

1,068 LSIs receive cash aid from Cebu City

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 08/22/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — More than a thousand locally stranded individuals (LSIs) have already received their financial assistance from the Cebu City government. Councilor Raymond Alvin Garcia has reported in his Facebook page that there are now…

Charges filed against 10 quarantine violators in Punta

Alven Marie A. Timtim 08/21/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Charges were filed today, Friday, August 21, 2020 against 10 men who were arrested in Barangay Punta Princesa, Cebu City this week for violating quarantine protocol ordinance. Police Captain Jonathan Dela Cerna, Labangon…

Lockdowns lifted in six areas in Cebu City

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 08/13/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Residents of six sitios or areas in Cebu City can now breathe a sigh of relief as they are now lifted out of the granular lockdown. The Regional Inter-Agency Task Force-7 (RIATF-7) has…

Tigbakay raids in Labangon, Sibonga net 13 illegal gamblers

Alven Marie A. Timtim 08/09/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — It would seem that the operation against “tigbakay” gamblers will not be ending soon despite the relentless operations conducted by the police. This Sunday afternoon, August 9, 2020, another 13 persons were arrested…

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.