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PNP assures due process for sacked Bacolod cop chief

The Philippine National Police will conduct a thorough investigation to determine whether or not the relieved chief of the Bacolod City police and four other officers were indeed linked to illegal drug activities. In a press briefing in Camp Crame, Quezon City Monday, PNP chief Director General Oscar Albayalde said Senior Supt. Francis Ebreo and four […]

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Duterte sacks Bacolod police chief

President Duterte has fired Bacolod City chief of police Senior Supt. Francis Ebreo and four other policemen for their alleged involvement in illegal drugs. Malacañang said Duterte made the announcement in a private event in a hotel in Bacolod City the other day. “I’d like to know if the chief of police is here. If […]

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Troops foil bombing plot in Central Mindanao

COTABATO CITY – Security forces have foiled another alleged plot to bomb urban centers in Central Mindanao after they seized improvised bombs in a village in Maguindanao Saturday, an Army officer said. Lt. Col. Harold Cabunoc, Army 33rd Infantry Battalion chief, said his unit led the counter-terror raid in Sitio Pagalad, Barangay Damakling in Paglat, […]

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Policemen in 2 Cebu towns axed from posts

The Philippine National Police Regional Office 7 director did some house cleaning by implementing a total revamp in two municipal police stations in Cebu. Chief Supt. Debold Sinas first sacked the entire personnel of the Daanbantayan police station and also spearheaded the conduct of a surprise drug test for the incoming and outgoing personnel. Aside […]

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Trough of LPA, ‘amihan’ affecting Luzon, Mindanao

Light rains will prevail over most parts of the country this weekend as two weather systems continue to affect Luzon and Mindanao, the State weather bureau said yesterday. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration said that the trough of a low pressure area located 1,295 kilometers east of Davao City in Davao del Sur and […]

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Colder Luzon, Visayas due to northeast monsoon

Luzon and Visayas will continue to experience colder than usual weather in the next few days due to the prevailing northeast monsoon or “amihan.” According to Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration weather specialist Chris Perez, the amihan will bring generally fair weather with partly cloudy to cloudy skies over Metro Manila, Luzon, and Visayas apart […]

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