PNP to exercise ‘maximum restraint and tolerance’ on 2022 poll protesters

Daphne Galvez 05/12/2022

MANILA, Philippines — The country’s police force on Thursday said it would “exercise maximum restraint and tolerance” as groups stage rallies to register their protest over the conduct of the 2022 national and local elections. According to…

Some teachers replaced by cops for poll duties in Cotabato City — Comelec

Neil Arwin Mercado 05/09/2022

MANILA, Philippines — Some teachers in Cotabato City opted not to serve for poll duties on election day due to confusion and fear for their safety, prompting the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to replace them with trained personnel from…

CCPO awaits directives on closure of e-sabong

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 05/03/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police here are already waiting for directives from national headquarters to conduct operations against e-sabong following President Rodrigo Duterte’s order for its closure. The order of Duterte to end e-sabong stemmed from the…

PNP confirms receiving destabilization threats

Pegeen Maisie Sararana 04/20/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A top official of the Philippine National Police (PNP) confirmed on Wednesday that they have received destabilization threats from unknown groups even before the start of the election campaign. Police Lieutenant General Rhodel…

CPPO to conduct “One Time, Big Time Oplan Baklas” soon

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 03/29/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu Police Provincial Office (CPPO) will conduct a “One Time, Big Time Oplan Baklas” soon. With this, Police Colonel Engelbert Soriano, CPPO director, urges candidates and their supporters to remove illegal postings…

Retired police officers told: Refrain from wearing uniforms in political activities

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 03/15/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Retired police officers were told to refrain from wearing their uniforms while endorsing political aspirants on social media to avoid putting a political color on the image of the whole PNP organization. Police…

CCPO’s random drug tests results to be out soon

Jewil Anne M. Tabiolo 03/04/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The results of the random drug tests conducted by the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) will be sent today, March 4, 2022.  “Wala pa diha ang in charge but the official report will be sent…

Brgy Tawason receives P500K for being drug-cleared barangay

Mary Rose Sagarino 02/15/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Barangay Tawason here has received its P500,000 incentive from the city government on Tuesday, February 15, 2022, for being declared a drug-cleared barangay. Tawason was declared drug cleared by the Regional Oversight Committee…

PNP to deploy 200 cops for Bar exams in Cebu City

Daniza Fernandez - Reporter / @DFernandezINQ 02/03/2022

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Thursday said 200 police officers will be deployed in Cebu City for the first Bar examinations to be held outside Manila. On February 4 and 6, the Cebu City Police…

Marcos says he tested negative in cocaine test, insists he wasn’t being alluded to by Duterte

Daphne Galvez - Reporter 11/23/2021

MANILA, Philippines — To put to rest speculations brought by President Duterte’s claims of a cocaine-hitting presidential aspirant, former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Tuesday claimed he has undergone a cocaine test, and had tested negative.…

Vega is new PRO-7 director

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 09/29/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police Brigadier General Roque Eduardo Vega is the new Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) director effective September 29, 2021. Police General Guillermo Eleazar, chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP), presided…

Police to probe Camotes party; gov says complaint ‘politically motivated’

Morexette Marie B. Erram 08/18/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Local police here are told to investigate if health and quarantine protocols were violated during a beach party that took place in Camotes Island last July 10, and which was attended by several…

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.