Ilocos police lauded for ’Ompong’ aid, anti-drug ops

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Oscar Albayalde on Wednesday lauded the members and key officers of Police Regional Office 1 (Ilocos) for their selfless…

PNP monitoring groups plotting to oust PRRD

MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) continues to monitor some groups plotting moves to unseat President Rodrigo Duterte. PNP chief Director General Oscar Albayalde, however, said the actions appear to…

PNP backs PRRD call to end insurgency in PH

MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Thursday expressed support for President Rodrigo Duterte’s call for an end to the communist insurgency in the country, citing that it has…

PNP Ilocos ready for ‘Ompong’

LAOAG CITY- The Philippine National Police is ready for the incoming weather disturbance locally named Typhoon ‘Ompong’ (Mangkhut). Visiting the different police stations and other units to check their readiness, Chief…

PNP ready to arrest Trillanes once warrant out

MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) said it is ready to implement the arrest of Senator Antonio Trillanes once it is ordered by the court. “The PNP as a law…

PNP bares guns, big bikes in P2-B capability enhancement program

MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) entered into service more than 17,000 of its next generation firearms mostly made in Israel and Turkey. In a ceremony in Camp Crame Wednesday,…

PNP takes threats vs. PRRD seriously

MANILA — Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Oscar Albayalde said law enforcement officials are taking seriously reports of threats to the life of President Rodrigo Duterte. “We take and…

PNP gears up to secure midterm polls

MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) has started preparing for the next year’s midterm elections, PNP chief Director General Oscar Albayalde said Monday. Speaking to newsmen, Albayalde said the PNP…

Lacson sponsors bill transferring police recruits’ training to PNP

MANILA — Stressing the importance of a commander being responsible for training his personnel, Senator Panfilo Lacson on Tuesday sponsored a bill that seeks to transfer the training of police recruits…

PNP merely implementing anti-‘tambay’ ordinances

MANILA — Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Saturday defended the government’s drive against “tambays” (drifters) saying the recent arrests by the Philippine National Police…

PNP guards in hot water over Bong Revilla ‘selfie’

MANILA — An investigation will be undertaken on the possible liability of guards at the Philippine National Police (PNP) Custodial Center after jailed former senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. was able…

PNP should have legal basis to apprehend ‘tambays’: Palace

MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) should have “legal basis” to apprehend “tambays” or bystanders along the streets, Malacañang said Monday in the wake of concerns that police abuses may…

Ilocos Norte PNP wants more signage installed in accident-prone areas

LAOAG CITY — The Philippine National Police has urged the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) to increase the installation of early warning signs in “accident-prone” areas of the province.…

PNP announces top brass revamp

MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) announced Friday that there will be a reorganization of its top brass prompted by the recent retirement of police generals. PNP Spokesperson, Chief Supt.…

PNP chief vows to resolve cops’ loans fiasco

  MANILA — Philippine National Police Director General Ronald dela Rosa on Monday vowed to resolve anomalies in the collection of payment for loans of more than 3,000 policemen from the…

PNP launches ‘Southern Storm’ in Davao

DAVAO CITY — The Philippine National Police (PNP) will launch Southern Storm, an interagency security and disaster simulation exercises in Davao City on Wednesday. The Southern Storm simulation exercises will…

14 cops relieved for sleeping, drinking while on duty

MANILA — Some 14 police officers were relieved from their posts after being caught sleeping and drinking during a surprise inspection in community precincts in Pasay and Muntinlupa on Tuesday night.…

Dela Rosa slams bribery rumors vs. SAF men

  MANILA — Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa dismissed reports claiming that Special Action Force troopers, who are tasked to guard high-profile drug inmates in the…

PNP reshuffles officials

  MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) has reshuffled its ranking officials, its spokesperson Chief Supt. Dionardo Carlos announced Thursday. The reshuffle aims to fill vacant slots caused by the…

Pampanga town police chief nabbed for extortion

MANILA — In line with efforts to eliminate scalawags from the force, the operatives of the PNP-Counter Intelligence Task Force (PNP-CITF) arrested the police chief of Sasmuan town in Pampanga for…