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Bato dela Rosa eyes segregating Chinese, Filipino drug lords in Bilibid

To cut the supply of and demand for illegal drugs like shabu or crystal meth in the country, Chinese and Filipino drug lords incarcerated in the New Bilibid Prison need to be segregated, Bureau of Corrections chief Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarMay 25th, 2018

Bato eyes Prison ‘segregation’ to isolate Chinese drug lords

It's just like separating two rival gangs in a deadly prison riot.   For newly appointed Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) chief Ronald "Bato" dela Rosa, segregating convicted Chinese drug lords from their Filipino cohorts inside New Bilibid Prison (NBP) in Muntinlupa City may just do the trick to finally rid the state penitentiary of illegal drugs.   Dela Rosa, the former Philippine National Police chief who on Friday took his oath of office as BuCor head before Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra, said budgetary requirements would also be a key to complying with President Duterte's directive to stop the narcotics trade in the NBP.   "The Chinese drug lor...Keep on reading: Bato eyes Prison ‘segregation’ to isolate Chinese drug lords.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 12th, 2018

Bato to NBP drug lords: I’m the boss

On his first day as Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) chief, Ronald "Bato" dela Rosa talked tough, telling New Bilibid Prison (NBP) that he was the boss. "I'm the tough guy here, not you. My rules, not yours, will be followed here," he said on Monday during his "man-to-man" talk with convicted drug lords detained at Building 14 of the maximum security compound. You can't threaten me "Don't think that just because you are rich, you have the money, that you can threaten me. Never in your wildest imagination will that happen," Dela Rosa added. Earlier, Dela Rosa, who traded the navy blue Philippine National Police uniform for BuCor's dark brown, presided over the flag-raising ce...Keep on reading: Bato to NBP drug lords: I’m the boss.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 7th, 2018

‘Bilibid is your cathedral no more,’ Bato tells convicted drug lords

    With his appointment as the new head of the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) made officialon Thursday, former Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Ronald dela Rosa vowed to take back the New Bilibid Prison from the control of convicted drug lords.   Dela Rosa, who retired on April 19 from the police service, said in a text message to the Inquireron Thursday, "To the convicted drug lords: Bilibid is your cathedral no more."   He explained in a succeeding text message that he was referring to the Colombian prison facility under the control of the late drug lord Pablo Escobar which was referred to as the "Cathedral."   In his last pres...Keep on reading: ‘Bilibid is your cathedral no more,’ Bato tells convicted drug lords.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2018

DOJ chief dares Bato dela Rosa: End Bilibid drug trade

Will newly appointed Bureau of Corrections chief Ronald dela Rosa succeed in stamping out the illegal drug trade in the New Bilibid Prison, where his predecessors failed?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 9th, 2018

DOJ chief dares Bato dela Rosa: End Bilibid drug trade

Will newly appointed Bureau of Corrections chief Ronald dela Rosa succeed in stamping out the illegal drug trade in the New Bilibid Prison, where his predecessors failed?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 9th, 2018

DOJ’s marching order to Bato: Destroy the drug machinery inside PH jails

Destroy the drug machinery inside penitentiaries. This was the marching order of Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra to former Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Ronald "Bato" dela Rosa as he takes the helm of the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor). Guevarra said Dela Rosa was mandated to crack down on the illegal drug trade in the country's penitentiaries, including the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) in Muntinlupa City. "There will be only one marching order for Chief Dela Rosa: Destroythe drug machinery inside the penitentiary," Guevara said in a textmessage sent to reporters. The Justice chief said he was set to meet Dela Rosa onFriday (May 11) to discuss their plans for BuCor, am...Keep on reading: DOJ’s marching order to Bato: Destroy the drug machinery inside PH jails.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 8th, 2018

Corrections head Bato dela Rosa tells guards: Be ready to kill

Prison guards should be prepared to shoot drug lords and other convicts, Bureau of Corrections director Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa said as he officially assumed office yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 8th, 2018

Bato: Mistakes in drug war ‘will no longer be repeated’

As the Philippine National Police (PNP) resumes "Oplan Tokhang," PNP chief DirectorGeneral Ronald "Bato" dela Rosa assured the public that the country's police force will no longer repeat its past mistakes. In his speech during the PNP's 27th founding anniversary celebrations on Monday, Dela Rosasaid the PNP has been working hard to revive Oplan Tokhang, this time with improved guidelines so "mistakes of the past will no longer be repeated." "Let me assure the Filipino people that the PNP has learned its lessons, and learnedit well," Dela Rosa said. "Mistakes of the past will no longer be repeated. We will goout and win this war."   "We are determined more th...Keep on reading: Bato: Mistakes in drug war ‘will no longer be repeated’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 29th, 2018

Bato mulls strategy in dealing with imprisoned drug lords

MANILA, Philippines — Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Ronald ‘Bato’ dela Rosa vowed to adopt stronger measures in dealing with illega.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 16th, 2017

Bato to addicts: Kill drug lords, burn their houses

MANILA, Philippines - Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa prodded drug addicts “to kill drug lords and burn their houses.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 25th, 2016

WATCH: Dela Rosa meets alleged drug lords in Bilibid

MANILA, Philippines Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa visited high-profile inmates of the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) on Wednesday, July 20, on the sidelines of a trip to the high-security prison as Special Action F.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 20th, 2016

Bato wants to revive prison boxing

KUALA LUMPUR --- An amateur boxer during his days in high school and the Philippine Military Academy, Bureau of Corrections chief Ronald "Bato" dela Rosa is inclined to organize boxing matches in prisons in the Philippines. Speaking with Manila-based reporters covering the Pacquiao-Matthysse "Fight of Champions" here, Dela Rosa said prison boxing is actually part of the Bureau of Corrections' sports and recreation program before. "I will revive that," said dela Rosa, who flew to Malaysia and even accompanied Manny Pacquiao on stage during the official weigh-in, in Filipino on Saturday. The former PNP chief said prison boxing is also a way to help inmates with their rehabilit...Keep on reading: Bato wants to revive prison boxing.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 14th, 2018

Guam senators ditch invitation for Bato over Duterte admin s drug war

President Rodrigo Duterte and then Philippine National Police Chief Ronald 'Bato' dela Rosa. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Several Guam senators have backed out of a meeting with former Philippine.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2018

Bato Dela Rosa brings anti-tambay drive to Bilibid

Former police chief and now Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) Dir. Gen. Ronald 'Bato' Dela Rosa has brought the controversial anti-'tambay' (loiterers) drive to the New Bilibid Pris.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 25th, 2018

Dela Rosa occupies PDEA office inside Bilibid

Bureau of Corrections chief Ronald dela Rosa (File photo by LYN RILLON / Philippine Daily Inquirer) Newly-installed Bureau of Corrections Chief Ronald 'Bato' dela Rosa will use the Philip.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 13th, 2018

DOJ chief Guevarra to Dela Rosa: Destroy drug trade in Bilibid

“Destroy the drug machinery inside the penitentiary.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 8th, 2018

Lacson challenges Dela Rosa to stop illegal drug trade from Bilibid

Sen. Panfilo Lacson III gave a tall order to incoming Bureau of Corrections chief Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa: Curb the illegal drug trade from the New Bilibid Prison......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2018

Human rights advocates want de la Rosa to answer for 12,000 deaths in drug war

OUTGOING Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa should answer for the alleged 12,000 fatalities in the government’s war on drugs under his watch, says international non-profit organization Human Rights Watch (HRW). “As police chief, de la Rosa deployed the forces that have waged President Rodrigo Duterte’s murderous “war on drugs.” That campaign [...] The post Human rights advocates want de la Rosa to answer for 12,000 deaths in drug war appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsApr 18th, 2018

Bato should answer for drug war deaths — HRW

Outgoing Philippine National Police chief Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa should be held accountable for the bloody anti-drugs campaign that he led as the country’s top cop, a rights watchdog said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 18th, 2018

Bato cites killing of Jee Ick-joo, drug war probes as lowest points in his stint as PNP chief

Outgoing PNP chief Ronald Dela Rosa described his 21 months of service as the country’s top cop as a "roller coaster ride.".....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018