Palace condemns killing of BuCor’s top lawyer

MANILA — Malacañang on Wednesday condemned the killing of Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) legal service chief Frederic Santos by unknown assailants in Muntinlupa City on Wednesday afternoon. “We condemn any act…

Aguirre welcomes PDEA, BuCor deal to rid jails of illegal drugs

MANILA — Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II welcomed the renewed partnership of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) to curb illegal drug activities inside government prison…

Riding in tandem gunmen shoot dead BuCor whistle-blower

DAVAO CITY — A security officer of the Bureau Davao Penal Farm, known as Dapecol, was gunned down by men who were riding in tandem at about 9 a.m. Saturday…