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During the Black Nazarene Translation, House Deputy Minority Leader and Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate and fellow Bayan Muna Rep. Eufemia Cullamat scored Friday the Philippine National Police’s “heavy handling” of devotees. He said several police officers strangled a devotee in some pictures, and in others, they manipulated and arrested a devotee. He noted that the GMA7 reporter Jun Veneracion’s phone was even taken and confiscated by a police

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Police officer-in-charge of the Philippine National Police (PNP) Lieutenant General Archie Francisco Gamboa instructed cops on Friday to ignore people flashing calling high-ranking police and government officials cards just to get out of circumstances like traffic violations. Many police officers are easily intimidated when violators present calling officials ‘ cards to avoid being arrested or disciplined, according to Gamboa. Gamboa stressed that many drivers typically violate traffic rules during the


On Thursday, the chief of the directorial staff of the Philippine National Police, Guillermo Eleazar, was promoted to the rank of police lieutenant general. The rank ceremony was chaired at the Multi-Purpose Center in Camp Crame by PNP officer-in-charge Police Lieutenant General Archie Francisco Gamboa. PNP Deputy Chief of Police Operations Lieutenant General Camilo Pancratius Cascolan was also present. Eleazar, who belongs to the 1987 Philippine Military Academy Class, was

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President Rodrigo Duterte personally honored the six soldiers of the army killed in a clash with rebels of the New People’s Army in Borongan, Eastern Samar. At Camp General Vicente Lukban in Catbalogan City, they were given the Order of Lapu-Lapu, Class of Kalasag, posthumously. Rex Jadulco, Sergeant Ronaldo Go, Sergeant Limar Banug, Corporal Junmar Buranday, Corporal Kent Lloyd Agullo, and Private First Class Charlie del Rosario named the soldiers

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The National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) deployed over 4,000 police officers to key terminals and cemeteries in Metro Manila two days before the predicted evacuation of passengers for the All Saints and All Souls Day holidays. Sinas said police are working closely with other stakeholders to ensure public safety during the holidays, including the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA). He agreed that

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The Philippine National Police (PNP) and NCPRI led the destruction of counterfeit and pirated products estimated at P80.2 million in Camp Crame, Quezon City. PNP Police Officer-in-Charge Lieutenant General Archie Francisco Gamboa and Deputy Director-General Teodoro Pascua’s Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines were present when the falsified products were destroyed. Tractor rollers flattened the falsified products like luxury luggage, boots, food seasoning, shampoo, lotion, and high-value watches. Pascua acknowledged

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Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Police General Oscar Albayalde on Wednesday denied the claim of Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong Jr. regarding the “selective cleansing” in the police force. In an interview on Dobol B sa News TV, Albayalde explained that the policemen who were supposedly involved in the reselling of seized drugs in Pampanga in 2013 were never favored. Albayalde noted that Magalong’s claim on selective justice in the

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The Philippine National Police (PNP) had recalled Chief Aaron Aquino’s Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) safety escorts but restored them after Aquino appealed to Chairman Rodrigo Duterte. PDEA spokesman Derrick Carreon said on September 18 that the PNP Police Regional Office 3 (PRO3) recalled the security details of Aquino. PNP recalled Aquino’s safety team to use them to prepare for the Southeast Asian Games, according to Carreon. Aquino later discovered,

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The Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) will release inmates who have surrendered under the ultimatum of President Rodrigo Duterte despite not having been convicted of horrible offences The DOJ reported that 2,221 convicts had surrendered, 1,985 of whom were in the domestic prison while 236 were in police custody. The figure exceeds the BuCor information showing that since 2014 only 1,914 heinous-crime convicts have been released under the GCTA law. The


Unscrupulous cops recycle illegal drugs seized during narcotics operations, the head of the agency responsible for leading President Rodrigo Duterte’s drug war said Monday, in a stunning admission that could again raise doubts about the credibility of the government’s drug war. Several sources have confirmed that unscrupulous anti-narcotics agents use seized illegal drugs either to sell them or to use them as evidence planted in false operations. He said that