PNP awaits arrest order vs. Imelda

MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) said it is ready to arrest former first lady and now Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Marcos once an order is out following the Sandiganbayan’s decision finding her guilty of seven counts of graft. “Nakahanda po ang PNP kung may kautusan na dadalhin sa Camp Crame. Nakahanda po kami (The PNP is ready if there … Read More

PDEA, BOC to beef up coordination vs. drug smuggling

MANILA — The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and Bureau of Customs (BOC) vowed to strengthen partnership to intensify the government’s campaign against smuggling of illegal drugs into the country. This, as PDEA Director General Aaron Aquino met with newly-appointed Customs Commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero on Tuesday to discuss efforts regarding the coordination of the two … Read More

Albayalde warns cops against soliciting, accepting gifts

MANILA — As Yuletide season nears, Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Director General Oscar Albayalde on Tuesday warned policemen and other personnel in the field against soliciting and receiving gifts. “Matagal na pong bawal yan pagso-solicit (Solicitation has long been banned). Not only even probably with the PNP but I know pati yung mga ibang government agencies bawal po … Read More

PNP reiterates serious drive vs. rogue cops

MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) is serious in its internal cleansing program with the continuous conduct of intelligence operations to remove rogue police personnel from the force, PNP Chief, Director General Oscar Albayalde reiterated on Tuesday. Albayalde made the reiteration after Supt. Santiago Ylanan Rapiz was killed Monday night when he allegedly shot it … Read More