Policeman kills rape suspect, who attacked him with knife

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararana and Paul Lauro 02/12/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A policeman shot dead a 22-year-old man, who was a suspect in the rape of a minor, after he resisted arrest at past 6 a.m. today, February 12 in Light House, Sitio Kalubihan,…

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…

Policeman linked to 2 homicides, says PNP chief

Jeannette I. Andrade 12/22/2020

MANILA, Philippines — The policeman who shot dead a 52-year-old woman and her 25-year-old son in Paniqui, Tarlac province, on Sunday avoided prosecution for two homicides last year and kept his badge due to lack of evidence and…

CCPO reminds cops: Don’t resort to violence

Morexette Marie B. Erram 12/21/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Police officers here were reminded not to resort to violence and use their service firearms unless threats to their lives are present and imminent. Police Lieutenant Colonel Wilbert Parilla, deputy director for operations of the…

FACES OF CEBU:  Christopher Cesa, 33, policeman

Alven Marie A. Timtim 07/05/2020

CEBU CITY, PHILIPPINES—When Cebu Province was placed under enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) in late March 2020 due to the coronavirus disease, Police Master Sergeant Christopher Cesa was among the policemen assigned in a border control checkpoint in…

Policeman nabbed for ‘tigbakay’ may be dismissed from service – Ferro

Alven Marie A. Timtim 06/22/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The policeman, who was caught with three of his neighbors organizing “tigbakay” or illegal cockfighting activity in Barangay Lahug, Cebu City on Sunday afternoon, June 21, 2020, might be dismissed from service. This…

Policeman, 3 others nabbed for ‘tigbakay’

Alven Marie A. Timtim 06/21/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A policeman and three other neighbors were arrested by the Integrity Monitoring and Enforcement Group (IMEG) Visayas Field unit, after they were caught organizing an illegal cockfighting activity or “tigbakay” in Barangay Lahug,…

Investigator is 3rd CCPO policeman to die of COVID-19

Alven Marie A. Timtim 06/20/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A police investigator is the third policeman of the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) to have died of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in a span of one week. The death certificate of the…

Policeman from Negros Or. shows rap skills for frontliners

Immae Lachica 04/04/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Police officers have been ensuring everyone’s safety no matter the situation. They are one of our brave frontliners combating the crisis against COVID-19. Read more: ‘Thank you’: Palace acknowledges frontliners in fight vs coronavirus And…

Nasipit cop kills farmer, who went wild after argument over wearing of face mask

Froilan Gallardo 04/04/2020

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Philippines — A 63-year-old farmer was shot and killed by a policeman after a heated discussion about the compulsory wearing of face masks in Nasipit town, Agusan del Norte last Thursday, April 2,…

Policeman, who shot dead 2 neighbors, may face administrative relief, charges

Alven Marie A. Timtim - CDN Digital 01/13/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Aside from the double homicide case that will be filed against the policeman who shot dead his two neighbors, on Saturday, January 11, 2020, he may also be  administratively relieved from his assignment…

Piggery business conflict tagged as cause of cop killing two brothers in Talisay

Alven Marie A. Timtim 01/12/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A conflict that started with a piggery business complaint  ended in a tragic and fatal encounter between a policeman and his neighbors. This was how Police Senior Master Sergeant Alfredo Mandal of the…

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