PNP reminds cops of ‘one-strike policy’

MANILA — Police officials and personnel will be relieved under a ‘one-strike policy’ once their involvement in illegal activities is proven, Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Gen. Archie Francisco Gamboa, reiterated this on Monday. “I am serving notice to all police unit commanders that their actions in enforcing the campaign against corruption and crimes against public … Read More

Checkpoints set up in areas within Taal danger zone: DILG

MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) has set up checkpoints in areas within the 14-kilometer danger zone of the Taal Volcano, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said Thursday. Undersecretary Jonathan E. Malaya, DILG spokesperson, said local government units may allow access to some high-risk areas on a case-to-case basis but stressed … Read More

Lone bettor bags P80-M Grand Lotto 6/55 jackpot

MANILA — A lone bettor from San Pablo, Laguna bagged the PHP80.7-million jackpot prize in Wednesday night’s Grand Lotto 6/55 draw, the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) said Thursday. PCSO general manager Royina Marzan-Garma said the lucky bettor guessed the winning combination 25-54-04-22-55-24 which carried a jackpot of PHP80,721,908. She said to claim his/her check, the … Read More