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Crime incidents during election down by 81.1%

CRIME INCIDENTS in Western Visayas during the barangay and youth polls on May 14, 2018, decreased by 81.1 percent compared to the previous elections in 2013. Reports from the Regional Joint Security Command Center (RJSCC) showed that only 477 incidents were recorded from April 14 to May 14, 2018. This is lower compared to 2,524 […] The post Crime incidents during election down by 81.1% appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource: thedailyguardian thedailyguardianMay 16th, 2018

Albayalde: Violent incidents, vote-buying recorded by PNP on bgy election day

Eight suspected violent incidents and another eight incidents of vote-buying in various parts of the country were recorded by the police during the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan election day on.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 15th, 2018

Election in Davao region remains peaceful – PNP 11

Authorities in Davao region reported that the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan 2018 elections have been peaceful despite some reported incidents before voting day......»»

Category: newsSource:  davaotodayRelated NewsMay 15th, 2018

35 killed, 27 wounded in ‘peaceful’ elections

Despite incidents of violence before and during the May 14 barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections, officials said voting was 'relatively peaceful.' As of Monday afternoon, the Philippine National Police had received reports of 47 violent incidents since the election period began on April 14. Thirty-five persons were killed and 27 wounded. In Sultan Kudarat province, a reelectionist village chair in the coastal town of Palimbang was shot dead on Sunday. Mustre Aguib, 51, of Barangay Mina, was driving his motorbike on his way home when gunmen flagged him down and shot him dead, according to Senior Insp. Carl Jayson Baynosa, police chief of Palimbang. In Opol town, M...Keep on reading: 35 killed, 27 wounded in ‘peaceful’ elections.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 15th, 2018

35 killed in suspected barangay, SK elections violence – PNP

MANILA, Philippines – At the close of the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) voting Monday, May 14, the Philippine National Police said some 35 people have been killed in incidents of suspected election-releated violence. According to the PNP's latest data published Monday, the fatalities came from 47 recorded cases of violence since ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 14th, 2018

33 dead in suspected ERI incidents

AT LEAST 33 people have been killed in suspected Election-Related Incidents or ERIs in different parts of the country since the start of the synchronized Sangguniang Kabataan and Barangay election period last April 14, Philippine National Police chief Director General Oscar D. Albayalde said yesterday. Citing official PNP records, Gen….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 14th, 2018

Several hitches disrupt Mindanao, Visayas polls

  Several election-related incidents were noted on Monday in various polling places in Visayas and Mindanao, causing disruptions in the conduct of barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections.   In Cebu City, the counting of ballots in Inayawan Elementary School was temporarily suspended for over 40 minutes due to power interruption.   Lawyer Anna Fleur Gujilde, Commission on Elections (Comelec) Cebu City-South District officer, told reporters that they received the incident report at 6:05 p.m.   The ballot counting resumed 45 minutes later after the power was restored.   "We immediately asked personnel from Veco (Visayan Electrical ...Keep on reading: Several hitches disrupt Mindanao, Visayas polls.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 14th, 2018

PNP records 42 violent incidents, 33 deaths during election period

The Philippine National Police monitored at least 42 violent incidents during the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections period......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 14th, 2018

PNP records 42 violent incidents, 33 deaths during election period - Philippine Star

PNP records 42 violent incidents, 33 deaths during election period - Philippine Star.....»»

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PNP records 8 election-related shooting incidents in Bicol

LEGAZPI CITY---As the Philippine National Police (PNP) in Bicol kept watch over the region while residents cast their votes for the barangay and Sanguniang Kabataan (SK) Monday, records revealed that around eight election-related incidents had already occurred during the weekend. Senior Insp. Maria Luisa Calubaquib, Bicol police spokesperson, said in an interview Sundaythat among the provinces in the region, Masbate was put under close police watch due to the rising number of shooting incidents in the area. Masbate had 56 out of 123 shooting incidents in Bicol since January this year, making it the province with the highest number of gun-related violence in the region. Calubaqui...Keep on reading: PNP records 8 election-related shooting incidents in Bicol.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 14th, 2018

‘Election-related’ deaths jump to 33 – Albayalde

Thirty-three people were killed while 26 were wounded in suspected election-related violent incidents since the start of the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) election period, Philippine National Police chief Dir. Gen. Oscar D. Albayalde said Monday. Albayalde said the casualties resulted from 42 incidents, seven of which were validated as election-related. Of those killed, 18 were incumbent government officials, four were candidates, three were former government officials, two were supporters, and six were civilians. The figure is as of 6 a.m. as tallied by the National Election Monitoring and Action Center in Camp Crame in Quezon City. Albayalde said the figures in...Keep on reading: ‘Election-related’ deaths jump to 33 – Albayalde.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 14th, 2018

24 Killed in Election-Related Incidents: PNP

Some 24 persons were killed so far in incidents related to next week’s barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections, the Philippine National Police (PNP) announced Thursday. This number is broken down into 13 elected government officials, three candidates, one former elected government official, one appointed government employee and six civilians. Meanwhile, six were wounded, composed […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMay 11th, 2018

21 slain in run-up to Philippine village polls

MANILA: A total of 21 people were slain and five others wounded in at least 16 violent incidents throughout the country in the run-up to the 'barangay' (village) election on May 14, a sen.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 7th, 2018

Police report drop in crimes in Boracay

BORACAY ISLAND – Crime incidents here decreased after its closure to give way to rehabilitation, the Police Regional Office (PRO)-6 said. Senior Inspector Joem Malong, PRO-6 spokesperson, said in an interview on Saturday that they only recorded seven crime incidents from April 23 to 26, a significant drop compared to 40 incidents on April 16 […] The post Police report drop in crimes in Boracay appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsApr 29th, 2018

Año orders PNP to deploy more cops to election hotspots

WITH the barangay elections less than three weeks away, Interior and Local Government OIC-Secretary Eduardo Año ordered the Philippine National Police to focus on and deploy more men to areas with a history of election-related violent incidents (ERVIs). At the same time, Año directed the police to intensify the conduct….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsApr 25th, 2018

Six incidents recorded as election period kicks off

CHIEF Inspector Joem Malong, Police Regional Office 6 (PRO-6 spokesperson, said they have recorded six incidents relative to the enforcement of the Commission on Elections gun ban and other election-related violations over the weekend. “We hope that we don’t have any major incident until the election period for barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections end in […] The post Six incidents recorded as election period kicks off appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018

Shootings mar start of poll season

Shootings and violations of the gun ban marred the first day of the election season, according to the Philippine National Police (PNP). The police said two shooting incidents were reported in the provinces of Cavite and Romblon. PNP spokesman Chief Supt. John Bulalacao said Leonilo Arbonido, 59, chairman of Barangay Julugan 6 in Tanza, Cavite, [...] The post Shootings mar start of poll season appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsApr 15th, 2018

Iloilo city crime volume drops 54%

MAYOR Jose Espinosa III commended the Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) personnel for the significant decrease in crime incidents in the metropolis. ICPO recorded only 48 crime incidents on Feb 16-22, 2018, which is 54. 28% lower compared to 105 cases posted during the same period last year. “Police officers are tasked to protect the […] The post Iloilo city crime volume drops 54% appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMar 1st, 2018

Aquino, Abad, Garin charged for election spending on Dengvaxia

By Minde Nyl R. Dela Cruz THE Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) and former Department of Health (DoH) consultant Francis Cruz on Friday, Feb. 2, filed a joint complaint-affidavit before the Commission on Elections against former president Benigno S.C. Aquino III and officials of the DOH for alleged election offense in connection with the […] The post Aquino, Abad, Garin charged for election spending on Dengvaxia appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2018

'GoldenDinagyang was peaceful – PNP

THEIR wish, hope, and prayer for a peaceful festival came true. The Police Regional Office 6 (PRO-6) declared that not one major incident occurred during the 50th Dinagyang Festival highlights on Jan 26-28, 2018. In fact, Superintendent Gilbert Gorero, PRO-6 spokesman, said that crime incidents went down drastically as of early evening of Jan 28. […] The post #GoldenDinagyang was peaceful – PNP appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 29th, 2018

Dinagyang gun ban starts January 23

IN A BID to thwart crime incidents during the 2018 Dinagyang Festival, police will be enforcing a 7-day gun ban all over Iloilo City. Senior Superintendent Henry Biñas, Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) director, said they will impose the gun ban from Jan 23-29. Biñas said that the suspension of permits to carry firearm outside […] The post Dinagyang gun ban starts January 23 appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 16th, 2018