PNP gets P694-M new equipment

MANILA — Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Oscar Albayalde on Monday led the turnover of almost 18,300 newly-procured police equipment worth PHP694 million to further boost the police’s operational capability and visibility. “The acquisition of police basic equipment intensifies the operational readiness and police visibility of the PNP towards achieving a more capable, effective … Read More

35 drug trafficking incidents thru parcel services busted in 2018

MANILA — The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) has noted a significant rise in the number of drug trafficking incidents involving foreign express delivery and domestic courier services in 2018. PDEA Director General Aaron Aquino said Tuesday the number of intercepted illegal drugs via courier services rose to 35, a 775-percent increase from four incidents in … Read More

No gun muzzle sealing for New Year proves cops’ discipline: PNP

MANILA — There will be no muzzle taping of guns for this year’s holiday revelry to prove that police personnel are responsible enough, Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Director General Oscar Albayalde said. “I think nag-start iyan (it started) last year, and last year we were able to prove (that) our PNP personnel are responsible enough. Wala akong alam … Read More