Rebels attack police car in Eastern Samar

TACLOBAN CITY — A group of New People’s Army (NPA) attacked a police car early Thursday morning in Giporlos, Eastern Samar, leading to a 20-minute clash between the police and communist rebels. Philippine National Police (PNP) Eastern Visayas Regional Director Chief Supt. Elmer Beltejar said no one was hurt on the side of the government … Read More

PNP arrest Isabela’s No. 8 most wanted in Kalinga

TUGUEGARAO CITY — The Philippine National Police (PNP arrested Isabela province’s number eight most wanted person over the weekend in Brgy Cabaruan, Tabuk City, Kalinga province. Police Regional Office 2 (PRO2) information officer police superintendent Chevalier Iringan, on Monday identified the arrested suspect as Rodel Toledo y Depos, 23 years old, single, rice mill attendant … Read More

PNP nabs S. Korean fugitive

MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) has arrested a South Korean fugitive in Makati City. Yong Ho Jeon, 32, was arrested by elements of the Southern Police District (SPD) at Room 2304 of Milano Residences in Century City, Makati City last March 25 by virtue of a Korean red notice or judicial decision issued … Read More

PNP In Search For “Ganda Pulis 2017”

CAMP FLORENDO, La Union – In observance of the Women’s Month, the Philippine National Police will hold its first ever search for “Ganda Pulis 2017” at the National headquarters in Camp Crame, Quezon City on March 28. Superintendent Cherry Fajardo, chief public information officer of Police Regional Office 1 here, said the ‘Ganda Pulis 2017’ (beauty contest for policewomen) is … Read More

Sen. De Lima now in PNP custody

MANILA — Embattled Senator Leila de Lima is now officially under the custody of the Philippine National Police (PNP). De Lima underwent the standard police booking procedure at the PNP Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (PNP-CIDG) Headquarters in Camp Crame, Quezon City after she was arrested at the Senate on Friday at 8 a.m. The … Read More

4 cops slain, 3 others injured in police operation in Kalinga

MANILA — Four policemen were killed while three others were severely injured in a police operation in Lubuangan, Kalinga on Tuesday. Philippine National Police Public Information Office (PNP PIO) chief and spokesman Senior Supt. Dionardo Carlos on Tuesday disclosed that based on a report from PRO-Cordillera (Police Regional Office-Cordillera Administrative Region), the policemen attempted to … Read More

Pres. Duterte: Continue offensive ops against terror groups

BAGUIO CITY — President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday ordered the military and police to continue operations aimed at neutralizing terror groups. The President also instructed the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and Philippine National Police (PNP) to use “all available assets” to eliminate Islamic State-backed groups in the country, particularly in Mindanao. President Duterte … Read More