Hand grenade abandoned in chapel

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 08/29/2016

AN explosive device that was left outside a chapel in Barangay San Nicolas, Cebu City caused a stir late yesterday afternoon. Police officers and barangay tanods immediately responded to a report that a hand grenade was placed…

AWOL cop shot dead in Bohol

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Leo Udtohan 08/15/2016

A policeman, who went absent without official leave (AWOL), was shot dead in Corella town, Bohol province on Sunday night. PO3 Lorepol Perocho, investigator of Corella Police Station, identified the victim as SP01 Rolex Tamarra, 35, of…

Safety team now in Cebu to secure Malacañang sa Sugbo

Carmel Loise Matus 08/04/2016

CEBU CITY–A team from the Cebu City Public Safety Company has started arriving at the Malacañang sa Sugbo on Thursday morning to secure what will be the Office of the President in the South. Sr. Supt. Joel…

SWAT officer relieved for pointing gun

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 07/19/2016

A MEMBER of the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) in Talisay City is facing administrative charges for allegedly mauling and pointing his gun at a junkshop worker on Monday. PO1 Carl Sebial was relieved from his post…

Drug suspect shot in the leg in Talisay

Rene Alima 07/11/2016

A SUSPECTED drug pusher was shot in his right leg by pursuing Talisay City police in barangay Tangke, Talisay City at past midnight Monday. Jason Capareda, a 31-year-old resident of barangay Lipata is in the hospital pending…

Two dead as man takes baby hostage in Mandaue

Norman V. Mendoza 07/02/2016

A 33-year-old man died after he was shot by responding policemen from the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) during a hostage drama at Almer’s compound in Barangay Tabok, Mandaue City past 8 a.m. yesterday. Alfie Perales, 33,…

Motorist caught with packs of cocaine, shabu

Norman V. Mendoza 02/24/2016

LAPU-LAPU City police confiscated four small packs of cocaine and a pack of shabu from a motorist who tried to avoid a checkpoint in Barangay Buaya, Lapu-Lapu City Tuesday afternoon. Rico Igoy is now detained while police…

Cebu City police chiefs train for IEC security

Apple Ta-as 12/06/2015

Refresher courses on hostage-taking held, scenarios of armed robberies played out The chiefs of 11 police stations in Cebu City and the members of the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) are undergoing training and refresher courses as…

Man climbs roof, shot in leg by cop

Apple Ta-as, Chito O. Aragon 11/11/2015

A man who climbed the roof of his house and threatened to hurt himself and anyone who will come near him was shot in the leg by a police officer. Rolando Pedrosa Hortellano, 46, brought an ice…

Couple nabbed for ‘shabu’

Apple Ta-as 10/23/2015

MORE than P500,000 worth of suspected shabu was seized from a young couple, who was arrested in a buy-bust operation in Bogo City, northern Cebu. Police first arrested Glenn Cadlawon, who allegedly sold a pack of shabu…

Businessman’s home invaded by ex-convicts

Apple Ta-as, Chito O. Aragon 07/09/2015

A BUSINESSMAN and his family  were held at gunpoint by ex-convicts who invaded his home at 3:30 a.m. yesterday in Gemsville Subdivision in Lahug, Cebu City. The five robbers left with  cash and valuables on board the…

Murder suspect killed in shootout with cops

Apple Ta-as 06/18/2015

A MAN wanted for murder was killed in a shootout with police in barangay Pulpogan, Consolacion town, northern Cebu. Vincent Vibar allegedly fired the first shots when operatives of the Consolacion Police Station and Special Weapons and…

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