CIDG files criminal raps vs Joma Sison, 3 other leaders of CPP-NPA-NDF

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The Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) has filed four criminal cases before the Department of Justice (DOJ) against Jose Maria Sison and three other leaders of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army-National Democratic Front (CPP-NPA-NDF). According to a statement issued on Tuesday, CIDG chief Maj. Gen. Albert Ignatius Ferro, together with former… Continue reading CIDG files criminal raps vs Joma Sison, 3 other leaders of CPP-NPA-NDF

AFP, PNP, PCG hold Virtual Little Olympics for dependents

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Dependents of uniformed service members and civilian employees join the Armed Forces of the Philippines-Philippine National Police-Philippine Coast Guard (AFP-PNP-PCG) Little Olympics on Tuesday, August 24. The virtual opening ceremony was hosted by the Office of the Chief, Special Service AFP (OSPS, AFP), which was headed by Colonel Ruben Guinolbay. Participants ranged in age from… Continue reading AFP, PNP, PCG hold Virtual Little Olympics for dependents

PNP on full alert amid fears that Taliban’s control of Afghanistan could motivate local rebel groups to intensify attacks in Mindanao

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Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Gen. Guillermo Eleazar said Wednesday that police forces are continuously monitoring Mindanao citing fears that the Taliban’s capture of Afghanistan may inspire local rebel groups to intensify their attacks. “Sa ngayon, maayos at kontrolado natin ang sitwasyon doon,” said Eleazar adding that the PNP are also working with the military.… Continue reading PNP on full alert amid fears that Taliban’s control of Afghanistan could motivate local rebel groups to intensify attacks in Mindanao

AFP, PNP provide free rides to APORs in select routes during heightened ECQ

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For the whole enhanced community quarantine period in Metro Manila and adjacent regions, the police and military are providing free rides to authorized persons outside of residence (APORs) on specified routes. The Libreng Sakay program of the Philippine National Police (PNP) is available on ten routes everyday from 5 AM to 9 AM and 5… Continue reading AFP, PNP provide free rides to APORs in select routes during heightened ECQ

Army, police assisted in the construction of fishpond in Zamboanga del Norte

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The Army’s 97th Infantry “Kalasaglahi” Battalion (97thIB) and the Community Support Program (CSP) team of the Zamboanga del Norte Provincial Mobile Force Company (ZNPMFC) assisted residents in creating a fishpond in Barangay New Rizal, Sergio Osmea, Zamboanga del Norte on Sunday (July 25, 2021). This effort is preparing Barangay New Rizal for the government’s livelihood… Continue reading Army, police assisted in the construction of fishpond in Zamboanga del Norte

Terrorist organization supporter injured in a police operation in South Cotabato

On Monday afternoon, a police operation in Polomolok town, South Cotabato, wounded a wanted person who was designated as a supporter of an Islamic State-inspired local terrorist group. In an interview on Tuesday, Maj. Randy Apostol, deputy chief of the Polomolok municipal police station, identified the suspect as Alvar Utap Sambial alias “Bari Sambial” of… Continue reading Terrorist organization supporter injured in a police operation in South Cotabato

Eleazar orders immediate dismissal of Abu Sayyaf Group-linked PNP civilian personnel

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On Monday, Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Gen. Guillermo Eleazar ordered the conduct of immediate dismissal proceedings against the non-uniformed personnel who turned out to be an Abu Sayyaf Group finance and logistical liaison officer. Eleazar ordered the Internal Affairs Service to expedite Masckur Adoh Patarasa’s summary dismissal proceedings from the Banguingui Municipal Police Station… Continue reading Eleazar orders immediate dismissal of Abu Sayyaf Group-linked PNP civilian personnel

PNP Maritime Group plans to hire more personnel, acquire new boats

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By setting a goal of 1,000 recruits this year and purchasing new boats, the Philippine National Police Maritime Group (PNP-MG) is boosting its assets and human resources. In an interview on Saturday, MG Director Brig. Gen. John Mitchell Jamili noted that 377 new recruits have taken their oath for the first cycle of recruiting, and… Continue reading PNP Maritime Group plans to hire more personnel, acquire new boats

AFP, PNP, PCG sign tripartite mechanism on Peace and Security

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The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), Philippine National Police (PNP), and Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) inked a tripartite agreement on Friday to improve interoperability during internal and foreign security operations. Resolution Nr 11-2021, which included the PCG in the Joint Peace and Security Coordinating Center (JPSCC), codified the tripartite mechanism. A signing ceremony was… Continue reading AFP, PNP, PCG sign tripartite mechanism on Peace and Security

Abra police officers applauded for assisting a girl with cerebral palsy

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The Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, praised police officers from two Abra municipal stations for collaborating to care for an 11-year-old girl with cerebral palsy. Eleazar praised the Pearrubia and Bucay municipal police stations, particularly Bucay police Cpl. Rochelle Venus Palino, for providing “genuine care” to children. “I commend Cpl. Palino and… Continue reading Abra police officers applauded for assisting a girl with cerebral palsy