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Manila Bay cleanup under way Sunday

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority on Saturday appealed to the public for help as the cleanup of Manila Bay gets under way Sunday. “This is a kick-off activity of our long term and massive rehabilitation to restore the beauty of the historic Manila Bay,” MMDA Chairman Danilo Lim said. At 6 a.m., participants will assemble […]

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Manila Bay litterbugs face arrest

Ahead of the start of its rehabilitation Sunday, National Capital Region Police Office chief Director Guillermo Eleazar on Friday said people or establishments caught littering on Manila Bay will be apprehended. Eleazar said they are setting out plans on implementing the existing ordinances against littering, including the apprehension of litterbugs, in Manila Bay. “Huhulihin natin ‘yun. […]

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The alleged rapist of an eight-month-old baby was shot dead inside the office of the Manila Police District Station 9 (Malate) commander after he forcibly grabbed the service firearm of the jailer on-duty last Thursday. Initial report stated that Benedicto Dizon, alias “Jumong,” 22, complained of headache and difficulty of breathing while inside his cell at about 9:20 […]

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The Philippine National Police-Counter Intelligence Task Force arrested a policeman Thursday for allegedly extorting from “habal-babal” drivers in Taguig City. The suspect was identified as SPO4 Danilo Paghubasan, deputy commander of the Police Community Precinct 9 of the Makati City police. A report from Supt. Renante Lambojo of the PNP- CITF said Paghubasan was arrested […]

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BI raid nets banned items Bureau of Immigration officials raided the agency’s Warden Facility in Taguig City Tuesday after receiving intelligence reports on the proliferation of prohibited items inside. BI Commissioner Jaime Morente said numerous banned items were confiscated during the raid. Seized items included mobile phones, portable air conditioning units, portable WiFi, sharp and pointed tools, […]

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Teen girl’s throat slit

A 12-year-old girl was killed inside their own residence in Caloocan City Wednesday afternoon by a lone suspect who police believe to be known to the victim. The body of Mhyrraquel Singson was found by family helper Rossel Villaralbo at around 4 p.m. The victim was slumped over the kitchen, her throat slit, blood all over. Villaralbo […]

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