Investigations continue for cop who died in alleged accidental firing of gun

Morexette Marie B. Erram, Paul Lauro 01/30/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Investigations continue to find out the real reason why a cop assigned in Talisay City, Cebu died in an alleged accidental firing involving his service firearm. Police in Carcar City identified the victim…

Lapu police chief orders men to intensify presence in public places

Futch Anthony Inso 01/25/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines –The chief of the Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LCPO) has directed his station commanders to intensify police presence in public places. This is to prevent criminalities, especially the possibility of a gang war, Police Colonel…

Police attend shooting in Los Angeles area, multiple casualties–LA Times

Reuters 01/22/2023

Police were attending a shooting in Monterey Park, California with multiple casualities on Saturday night, the Los Angeles Times reported, citing a law enforcement source. The shooting took place after 10 p.m. (0600 GMT) around the location…

Safety reminders for Fiesta Señor, Sinulog 2023 – Cebu City police

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 01/06/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police have set safety reminders for the devotees and tourists as the Fiesta Señor and the grand parade for Sinulog 2023 draw near. With this, Police Colonel Ireneo Dalogdog, Cebu City Police Office…

Police in Lapu-Lapu prepare security measures for traslacion

Futch Anthony Inso 01/05/2023

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LCPO) has already started preparing for the security measures that they would implement during the traslacion of the image of Señor Sto. Niño. This was confirmed by Police…

Gun ban in Central Visayas from Jan. 5 to 20 — PRO-7 chief

Pegeen Maisie Sararana 01/05/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police will implement a 15-day gun ban in Central Visayas starting today, Jan. 5 as part of the security measures of the Fiesta Señor and Sinulog 2023. Police Brigadier General Jerry Bearis, chief…

Mandaue police ready for traslacion 2023

Mary Rose Sagarino 12/29/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The Mandaue City Police Office (MCPO) has already prepared the security plan for traslacion, which is part of the Fiesta Señor activities. Police Lieutenant Colonel Franc Rudolf Oriol, MCPO deputy city director for…

PRO-7 chief assures Lapu-Lapu mayor: More cops to secure city streets

Futch Anthony Inso 12/23/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — More policemen will secure the streets of Lapu-Lapu City this holiday season. Police Brigadier General Jerry Fornaleza Bearis, Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) director, assured Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan…

Mandaue City Hospital gears up to handle possible firecracker injuries as Christmas Day nears

Mary Rose Sagarino 12/23/2022

  MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Despite the ban on the selling and use of firecrackers being imposed in Mandaue City, the Mandaue City Hospital is still preparing to handle possible firecracker injuries. Dr. Diadem Jane Maglangit, medical…

CV police told: Observe maximum tolerance, no muzzling of guns

Pegeen Maisie Sararana 12/18/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The top official of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) reminds his men to always observe maximum tolerance and be mindful enough to use firearms only when there is threat as…

Dads defer action on proposed ‘Anti-gun Violence and School Safety Ordinance of Cebu City’

Wenilyn Sabalo 12/17/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Taking into consideration the admission of the police that they do not have enough personnel to secure all of the activities that will be held in the different schools and universities here, members…

Lapu-Lapu cops already on full alert status for Christmas, New Year celebrations

Futch Anthony Inso 12/08/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LCPO) has already placed themselves in full alert status in lieu of the upcoming celebration of Christmas and New Year. This was confirmed by Police Colonel Elmer Lim,…

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