Senate probes early release of heinous crime convicts

Maila Ager - INQUIRER.net 09/02/2019

MANILA, Philippines — The Senate on Monday began its probe on the controversy surrounding the implementation of the law that resulted in the early release of inmates convicted of heinous crimes. The hearing, led by the Senate…

DOTr probes lawmaker’s controversial NAIA video

Inquirer.net 09/30/2018

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has started a “thorough investigation” of the new controversial video involving ACTS-OFW Representative John Bertiz. In the CCTV video, Bertiz allegedly refused to remove his shoes as part of the security measures…

CHR probes killing of Blanco

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 09/08/2018

The Commission on Human Rights has stepped in and investigate the slay of Ronda Mayor Mariano Blanco III. CHR-7 chief investigator Leo Villarino told Cebu Daily News that they are now gathering evidence to determine whether or…

PHO probes Carcar prov’l hospital over death of infant

Futch Anthony Inso 09/05/2018

THE Provincial Health Office (PHO) is investigating the Carcar Provincial Hospital amid allegations that the staff there were negligent resulting to the death of an infant. Dr. Rene Catan, PHO chief, said that they got wind of…

CCPO probes Tangke arson allegations

USJ-R Intern 09/05/2018

THE Cebu Provincial Police Office (CCPO) is looking into reports allegedly linking members of the Regional Mobile Force Battalion (RMFB) to an alleged arson attempt on Sept. 3 in Barangay Tangke in Talisay City. Supt. Janette Rafter,…

PCOO probes execs on Asean 2017 expenses

Inquirer.net 07/20/2018

The Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) has started investigations on five of its officials after the Commission on Audit (COA) flagged the agency over the P38 million worth of “deficient” disbursements for the 2017 Asean Summit. In…

CHR-7 probes deaths, police widen operations

Nestle L. Semilla, Rosalie O. Abatayo 07/19/2018

ONE TIME BIG TIME The Commission on Human Rights in Central Visayas (CHR-7) began its investigation into the death of six people during a One Time Big Time (OTBT) operation conducted by the Police Regional Office (PRO-7)…

CHR PROBES KILLING OF JAGUAR ‘PROTECTOR’

Norman V. Mendoza and Nestle L. Semilla 06/11/2018

Police claim Senior Insp. Hortezuela killed in shootout during a drug bust; family cries for justice The Commission on Human Rights in Central Visayas (CHR-7) has stepped in to investigate the circumstances leading to the death of…

PNP PROBES CORDOVA BLAST

Nestle L. Semilla 06/09/2018

Police authorities assured no terror group has entered Cebu Police authorities yesterday assured the public that there was no report of the presence of any terrorist group in Cebu in the wake of the explosion of an…

EMB-7 probes construction of hotel in Lapu-Lapu

Futch A. Inso 04/19/2018

The Environmental Management Bureau is conducting an investigation against owenrs of hotel which is set to rise in Barangay Punta Engaño, Lapu-Lapu City. EBM envestigators said Emerald Hotel is being constructed without securing a permit from the…

Lapu-Lapu probes seashore pig raisers

Futch Anthony Inso 04/16/2018

The Lapu-Lapu City government is verifying reports that the presence of piggeries along the shorelines of the city’s slum areas has brought up the coliform level of the seawaters of Mactan. According to lawyer Ethelbert Ouano, legal…

Cebu Archdiocese to PNP: Cooperate in EJK probes

Futch Anthony Inso 10/09/2017

THE Archdiocese of Cebu has urged the Philippine National Police (PNP) to cooperate in the investigation conducted by different agencies on cases involving extrajudicial killings (EJKs) in the region. According to Msgr. Joseph Tan, spokesperson of Archdiocese…

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.