53 transports workers positive of drug use: PDEA

MANILA — The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) bared that 53 public transport workers tested positive for illegal drug use based on the results of the “Oplan: Huli Week”, which was…

Albayalde presents confessed killer of Cebu teen to media

CEBU CITY – The chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP) on Thursday presented to the media a 43-year-old man who confessed to killing teenager Christine Lee Silawan in a “Momo…

P204-M shabu precursor, equipment seized in San Juan

MANILA — Authorities seized PHP204-million worth of chemicals and equipment used in manufacturing shabu in a posh subdivision in San Juan City early Thursday. National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) head…

Ex-OFW caught with P.9-M shabu

DUMAGUETE CITY – The police here is preparing criminal charges against a former overseas Filipino worker (OFW) who yielded 15 “bultos” (huge packets) of suspected shabu during an anti-illegal drugs operation…

Ilocos Police Nab Sales Consultant, Construction Worker For Illegal Drugs

CAMP DIEGO SILANG, La Union – Two drug personalities were arrested in separate buy-bust operations conducted by joint operatives of the regional police office and the regional office of drug…

Town dad eludes arrest, village councilor falls in drug ops

DAVAO CITY — A municipal councilor managed to elude arrest while a barangay councilman was arrested when anti-narcotics operatives swooped down on the Davao Occidental town of Jose Abad Santos Friday…

1 killed, 15 nabbed in Bulacan drug ops

CAMP ALEJO SANTOS, Bulacan — A notorious drug pusher was killed while 15 others were arrested in separate buy-bust operations in this province on Thursday. In an interview on Friday, Senior…

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2 drug personalities slain in Pampanga

CAMP OLIVAS, Pampanga — Two drug personalities were killed during a buy-bust operation in Barangay San Isidro, Bacolor, Pampanga Thursday. Pampanga police acting director, Senior Supt. Nicolas Salvador only identified the…

Drug surrenderer killed by riding-in-tandem gunmen in Iloilo City

ILOILO CITY — A drug surrenderer was killed by four unidentified motorcycle-riding suspects at Zone 5, Calumpang village, Molo, Iloilo City on Friday. The victim, Donn Azucena, 39, resident of Barangay…

PDEA arrests 2, seizes 300K worth of shabu in Tuguegarao buy-bust op

TUGUEGARAO CITY — Anti-drug agents and police arrested a suspected drug dealer and his alleged lover, and seized PHP300,000 worth of suspected “shabu” (crystal meth) in a buy-bust operation in Santol…

Ilocos Youth Councilor Nabbed in Illegal Drugs Trade

CAMP DIEGO SILANG, La Union – A Sangguniang Kabataan(Youth Council ) councilor, and a 39-year old drug suspect were nabbed by authorities in separate buy-bust operations in the towns of…

2 slain in Tarlac drug busts

CAMP MACABULOS, Tarlac — Two suspected drug personalities were killed in anti-illegal drug operations in this province Friday. Senior Supt. Ritchie Posadas, Tarlac police provincial director, identified the fatalities as one…

P11.6-M marijuana plants destroyed in Kalinga

BAGUIO CITY — Some PHP11.6-million worth of marijuana plants was destroyed by anti-narcotic agents in a two-day operation this week in Tinglayan town, Kalinga province, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)…

4 nabbed, P730K worth of ‘shabu’ seized in 3 NegOcc cities

BACOLOD CITY – Four suspected drug personalities were arrested while PHP730,000 worth of “shabu” (crystal meth) were confiscated in three separate operations in Negros Occidental on Thursday, police reports said. In…

Jail Officer, 3 others caught sniffing shabu in Cavite

TANZA, Cavite — A jail officer of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) assigned here, his common-law wife, and two others were caught sniffing “shabu” during a police anti-drugs…

3 drug personalities arrested in La Union

CAMP DIEGO SILANG, La Union – Three newly- identified drug persons were arrested in anti-illegal drug buy-bust operations conducted by joint elements from the Philippine National Police and the Philippine…

Peter Lim no-show at arraignment on drug raps

MANILA — Fugitive businessman and alleged drug lord Peter Lim was a no-show in Tuesday’s arraignment on the drug charges filed by the Philippine National Police (PNP) before the Makati City…

P1.8-M drugs seized from 2 female pushers in Cebu

CEBU CITY — Two big-time female pushers were arrested in separate drug bust operations here and in Talisay City on Tuesday morning. At 7:30 a.m., joint forces from the Cebu City…

2 drug suspects slain in Sultan Kudarat shootout

KIDAPAWAN CITY – Two suspected drug personalities were killed in a shootout with authorities while another one managed to escape a law enforcement operation in Columbio, Sultan Kudarat Monday evening, police…