25 ex-rebels undergo livelihood skills training in Camarines Sur

As part of their preparation for reintegration into mainstream society, around 25 former rebels (FRs) are now undertaking livelihood skills training at the 4th Mobile Force Platoon headquarters in Nabua, Camarines Sur. The training is being conducted by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA)-Bicol and includes a workshop on assembling electronic products, according… Continue reading 25 ex-rebels undergo livelihood skills training in Camarines Sur

Army-PNP seizes firearms, war materials in Nueva Ecija

Joint elements of the Philippine Army’s 91st Infantry Battalion and the Philippine National Police’s 1st Police Mobile Force Company, Special Action Force, Bongabon Municipal Police Station, 303rd MC-RMFB3, and Criminal Investigation and Detection Group Nueva Ecija seized firearms and various war materials from a Communist Terrorist Group’s depot discovered in the hinterland of Brgy. Labi,… Continue reading Army-PNP seizes firearms, war materials in Nueva Ecija

PNP Maritime Group, DA-BFAR inks agreement on a cooperative seaborne patrol

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The Philippine National Police-Maritime Group (PNP-MG) and the Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) at the BFAR Central Office in Quezon City on Friday, October 1, 2021. The MOU allows PNP personnel to join any DA-BFAR available vessel as a “shiprider” to perform simultaneous seaborne patrol.… Continue reading PNP Maritime Group, DA-BFAR inks agreement on a cooperative seaborne patrol

3 NPA militants surrender, hand over firearms to Eastern Samar police

Three New People’s Army (NPA) insurgents have surrendered to police officers in Dolores, Eastern Samar, more than a month after an intense firefight in the town that killed 19 of them. Lt. Col. Joy Leanza, company commander of the 1st Eastern Samar police mobile force company, said the rebels known as “Omel,” “Dondon,” and “Posong” arrived… Continue reading 3 NPA militants surrender, hand over firearms to Eastern Samar police

AFP, PNP on high alert for BIFF retribution in Maguindanao

Military and police troops in Maguindanao have been placed on high alert, bracing for possible retaliatory assaults by the outlawed Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF). Maj. Gen. Juvymax Uy, commander of the Army’s 6th Infantry Division (6ID) and concurrent chief of Joint Task Force Central (JTFC), issued an alert to all field units in the… Continue reading AFP, PNP on high alert for BIFF retribution in Maguindanao

CIDG confiscates over P1.4M-worth COVID-19 RT-PCR test kits from unauthorized dealers in Manila, Davao City

Separate police operations jointly conducted by the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG), local Philippine National Police (PNP), Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Wednesday (September 8, 2021) seized over P1.4 million worth of COVID-19 antigen rapid test kits from two lady sellers involved in the unauthorized possession… Continue reading CIDG confiscates over P1.4M-worth COVID-19 RT-PCR test kits from unauthorized dealers in Manila, Davao City

Joint AFP, PNP efforts led to CTG leader’s surrender in ZDS

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Joint efforts of AFP and PNP elements, including intelligence operatives from Naval Forces Western Mindanao, successfully led to the surrender of Nelson C. Asuro aka Ka Jeffrey / Ka Larry, former Squad Vice Commanding Officer of the defunct Special Section Committee – Tukuran, Ramon Magsaysay, Aurora, Karumatan and Kapatagan (SSC-TRAKK) belonging to the Western Mindanao… Continue reading Joint AFP, PNP efforts led to CTG leader’s surrender in ZDS

PNP pledged to sustain accomplishments made for country’s peace and order

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The Philippine National Police (PNP) has committed to continue the successes made in combating criminality and illegal drugs throughout the Duterte administration. This comes after Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Martin Andanar stated that the country’s peace and order situation has improved under President Rodrigo Duterte’s leadership. “We welcome the statement made by Secretary… Continue reading PNP pledged to sustain accomplishments made for country’s peace and order

Court convicts ex-cop Nuezca for killing unarmed neighbors in Tarlac

A Parañaque police officer was found guilty of two counts of murder for fatally shooting his unarmed neighbors following a heated dispute in Paniqui, Tarlac in December 2020. Judge Stela Marie Gandia-Asuncion of the Tarlac Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 106 handed down an 18-page decision on Thursday, sentenced dismissed 46-year-old M/Sgt. Jonel Nuezca to… Continue reading Court convicts ex-cop Nuezca for killing unarmed neighbors in Tarlac

Rookie police recruits told to play a more active role vs crime, corruption, illegal drugs, terrorism

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As he administered the mass oath-taking of the 709 new police recruits at Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig City on Thursday, National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) chief Maj. Gen. Vicente Danao Jr. urged rookie police recruits to take a more active role in the battle against criminality, corruption, terrorism, and illegal drugs. Danao commended… Continue reading Rookie police recruits told to play a more active role vs crime, corruption, illegal drugs, terrorism