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Congress OKs third ML extension in Mindanao

For the third time, Congress, in a joint session Wednesday, granted President Duterte’s request to extend martial law and suspend the Writ of Habeas Corpus in Mindanao from Jan. 1, 2019 to Dec. 31, 2019. After more than three hours of deliberations, 235 members of Congress voted in favor of the martial law extension. Twenty-eight […]

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  TWO Koreans and their Filipino companion were arrested during a drug bust Wednesday morning in Malate, Manila. Police identified the suspects as Shyrel Tumbali, 33; Koreans Yunsung Le, 49; and  Hyun Kisuk, 60. They were apprehended after an undercover agent bought from Tumbali P200 worth of shabu around 2:45 a.m. on San Andres Street. […]

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    TWO alleged gunrunners were killed in a shootout with cops during a buy-bust operation on Dagat-Dagatan Street in Navotas City before dawn Tuesday. Police identified the slain suspects as alias “Roly” and alias “Cris.” Members of the Northern Police District Special Operations Unit (NPD-DSOU), Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) and Navotas City […]

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  THE Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) has junked the appeal of three cadets who were earlier ordered expelled for forcing two plebes to perform oral sex on each other. Chief Supt. Chiquito Malayo, PNPA superintendent, confirmed that the Academy Board that received the motion for reconsideration filed by a Cadet 2nd Class (third year) and […]

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Hired gun killed in Laguna drug bust

  SAN PABLO CITY, Laguna- An alleged  member of a gun-for-hire group was killed by police during a drug bust operation in Barangay San Crispin in this city Monday afternoon. Police said the suspect, identified only as alias Owee, died on the spot during a shootout with members of Laguna Intelligence Branch, Drug Enforcement Unit […]

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    DAGUPAN City – Two students and two out-of-school youths were caught in the act of sniffing marijuana by police and barangay security forces in Poblacion Oeste, this city, Monday. Police said the suspects — Mico Joshua Bayarcal, 21; Paul John Tirao, 23; Justin Ruseel Suyan, 19; and Roneil Rosario, 18 — were apprehended […]

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