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Cop gunned down in Caloocan

A 31-year-old policeman was gunned down in Barangay 175, Caloocan City last Friday. Police identified the victim as PO2 Cris Robert Castro, assigned to the Manila Police District Station 1 (Raxabago-Tondo). Police Lt. Ronald Batalla, Caloocan police station-North Extension Office chief, said the victim was previously assigned to the Caloocan police. Investigation showed that Castro […]

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PAGASA sees more severe El Niño impact

The impact of El Niño over the Philippines will likely become more severe in the next few months, causing warmer and drier conditions in most parts of the country, according to the State weather bureau. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration said way below average rainfall will prevail over most of the country […]

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Junjun’s secretary shot, dies in hospital

Monalisa “Monette” Bernardo, the executive secretary of former Makati Mayor Junjun Binay, died Friday night at the Makati Medical Center, a day after being shot by a lone gunman in front of her house. This was confirmed yesterday by Makati police, and the camp of the former mayor. “Kagabi pumanaw ang ating kaibigan, si Monette […]

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Price of shabu to rise – PDEA

The price of shabu in the illegal market is expected to rise sharply following the seizure of nearly P3-billion worth of the contraband in twin operations the past few days, according to the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA). On Friday, Customs authorities discovered 12 sacks of shabu shipped from Vietnam at the Manila International Container […]

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Woman  in drug watchlist killed

A woman in the police drug watchlist was gunned down in front of her daughter in their house in Barangay San Roque, Navotas City Friday. Police Major Aldrin Thompson identified the victim as Romelyn Jane Sioson, 28. She left behind four children aged 4, 5, 6, and 12. Residents of the area said Sioson was […]

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Several high-powered firearms and various ammunition were confiscated from four individuals during the implementation of search warrants in Baseco Compound, Port Area, Tondo, Manila yesterday. Armed with search warrants issued by Quezon City Regional Trial Court Branch 106 Judge Angelene Mary Quimpo-Sale for violation of Republic Act No. 10591 or the Comprehensive Law on Firearms […]

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