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Ex-Pangasinan execs cleared of grave misconduct

Two former officials of the Pangasinan provincial government who were dismissed by the Office of the Ombudsman over alleged black sand mining have been cleared by the Supreme Court......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarApr 27th, 2018

2 DPWH execs dismissed over bridge project irregularities

TWO DEPARTMENT of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) officials in Negros Occidental have been found guilty of Grave Misconduct and dismissed from public service over the irregularities on the rehabilitation of two bridges in Cauayan. The Office of the Ombudsman also said it found probable cause to charge the two officials, identified as officers-in-charge district […] The post 2 DPWH execs dismissed over bridge project irregularities appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

Ombudsman axes PNU execs over ad spending

The Office of the Ombudsman has dismissed Philippine Normal University (PNU) president Ester Ogena and three other officials for grave misconduct over a $25,000 (around P1.25 million) advertorial contract with an international magazine in 2011. Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales imposed a lifetime ban from government employment against Ogena, PNU vice president for finance and administration Rebecca Nueva Espaa, financial management director Joseph Luceo, and budget office head Florence Allejos. The Ombudsman cited "substantial evidence" that the state-owned PNU entered into the ad contract with Foreign Policy magazine without a competitive bidding. The deal was also not included...Keep on reading: Ombudsman axes PNU execs over ad spending.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2018

Appeals court reverses order dismissing Mayor Gica

THE Court of Appeals (CA) Special 18th Division has overturned the decision to dismiss Dumanjug Mayor Efren Guntrano “Gungun” Gica over charges of serious dishonesty and grave misconduct. In a 14-page decision, CA Associate Justice Marilyn Lagura-Yap said that Gica cannot be held administratively accountable for misconduct he allegedly committed during his previous stint as… link: Appeals court reverses order dismissing Mayor Gica.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 31st, 2018

Dismissed Cabanatuan vice mayor appeals case

Dismissed Cabanatuan City Vice Mayor Emmanuel Antonio Umali has asked the Office of the Ombudsman to reconsider its ruling finding him guilty of grave misconduct......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 29th, 2018

2 ex-police officials tagged in Cebu lawyer slay lose retirement benefits

    The Office of the Ombudsman has forfeited the retirement benefits and annulled the civil service eligibility of two former police officials who were tagged in the ambush-slay of Cebuano lawyer Noel Archival and his two companions in 2014.   In a joint resolution, the anti-graft office found Senior Supt. Romualdo Iglesia and Senior Insp. Joselito Lerion guilty of grave misconduct for driving vehicles bearing license plates that belong to other vehicles and owners.   "Apparently, the use of the plate numbers belonging to other vehicles was used by said respondents as a craft or disguise and evident premeditation that qualify the killing into mu...Keep on reading: 2 ex-police officials tagged in Cebu lawyer slay lose retirement benefits.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 19th, 2018

Labor exec faces more raps over phone theft

A party-list congressman will file a grave misconduct case against Labor Undersecretary Jacinto Paras for allegedly stealing his cell phone at the House of Representatives in May......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2018

Labor exec faces more raps over phone theft

A party-list congressman will file a grave misconduct case against Labor Undersecretary Jacinto Paras for allegedly stealing his cell phone at the House of Representatives in May. Source link link: Labor exec faces more raps over phone theft.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2018

Bomb scare prompts Pangasinan school execs to cancel classes

DAGUPAN CITY --- A bomb scareon Thursday(June 28) threw into panic students at the Urdaneta City National High School in Urdaneta City, prompting school officials to cancel classes. But the "bomb" turned out to be a box filled with paper when it was retrieved by responding policemen from a ladies' room in one of the school buildings, said Supt. Rollyfer Capoquian, Urdaneta police chief. The box was wrapped with a packaging tape and had a remote control device on it when found by a student during a lunch break about12:30 p.m. "Someone may have tried to scare the students," said Capoquian by telephone. The school is Urdaneta's most populated public school....Keep on reading: Bomb scare prompts Pangasinan school execs to cancel classes.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 28th, 2018

Cop gunned down in Makati

A Marikina policeman was shot dead by an unidentified assailant shortly after attending the hearing of his grave misconduct case at the National Police Commission building in Makati yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 14th, 2018

Erratum

IN the story that was published in this paper last April 25, 2018, last paragraph of the story that reads “Aside from Noveras, also charged with violation of RA 3019 of the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act, abuse of authority, grave misconduct and irregularity in the performance of their durites,….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsApr 25th, 2018

44 cadets face admin raps over PNP Academy mauling incident

20 underclassmen were charged with grave misconduct while 24 others were charged with neglect of duty. Source link link: 44 cadets face admin raps over PNP Academy mauling incident.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsApr 5th, 2018

DILG dismisses Camarines Norte Governor Edgardo Tallado

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines – Camarines Norte Governor Edgardo Tallado has been dismissed from office for grave misconduct effective Wednesday, March 14, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) in Bicol said. Eloisa Pastor, DILG regional director, said on Thursday, March 15, that she and her legal officer, Zalman Uddin, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 15th, 2018

CA junks admin raps vs Dingle vice mayor

THE Court of Appeals junked the administrative case filed by the Office of the Ombudsman against former vice mayor Rufino Palabrica III of Dingle, Iloilo. In a decision promulgated Feb 28, 2018, the Court dismissed the administrative complaint for serious dishonesty and grave misconduct filed by the Office of the Ombudsman against Palabrica. The Ombudsman […] The post CA junks admin raps vs Dingle vice mayor appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMar 7th, 2018

Napolcom sacks five Iloilo City cops

Another five cops are about to lose their badges. The National Police Commission (Napolcom) has confirmed the dismissal order of five members of the Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) over a grave misconduct charge. Lawyer Joseph Celis, Napolcom-6 regional director, identified the dismissed policemen as Senior Police Officer 1 (SPO1) Dante Sison, Police Officer 3 […] The post Napolcom sacks five Iloilo City cops appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMar 1st, 2018

5 Iloilo cops dismissed for grave misconduct

ILOILO CITY, Philippines —The National Police Commission (Napolcom) has dismissed five police officers in this city for grave misconduct......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 1st, 2018

Barangay exec faces raps over Gomez recall

MANILA, Philippines — A barangay chairman in San Juan City was charged with grave misconduct before the Office of the Ombudsman on Wednesday for allegedly co.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2018

Sereno lawyer slams Cebu solon who blames CJ for plight

The camp of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno slammed on Wednesday House Deputy Speaker Gwendolyn Garcia for using the impeachment proceedings against the top magistrate as a reason for Ombudsman's dismissal order against the Cebu leader.   Sereno's spokesperson, lawyer Jojo Lacanilao, said the Ombudsman's order to sack Garcia was based on the body's own investigation.   "The claim of Deputy Speaker Gwendolyn Garcia that the Ombudsman's decision to dismiss her from government service for grave misconduct is connected to her 'vigorous and active role' in the impeachment proceeding against Chief Justice Sereno is bereft of truth and wisdom," Lacanilao said in a s...Keep on reading: Sereno lawyer slams Cebu solon who blames CJ for plight.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2018

Ombudsman orders Gwendolyn Garcia’s dismissal; deputy speaker links ruling to impeach raps vs Sereno

The Office of the Ombudsman has ordered the dismissal from service of Deputy Speaker Gwendolyn Garcia for grave misconduct......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2018

Ombudsman dismisses Cebu Congresswoman Gwen Garcia

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales has ordered the dismissal from the service of former Cebu governor and now 3rd district Representative Gwendolyn Garcia for grave misconduct in connection with the purchase of a sprawling property for close to P100 million. She ordered Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez to implement ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2018

Carandang suspension shows hypocrisy of Duterte anti-graft drive

MANILA, Philippines — The charge of grave misconduct and dishonesty against Overall Deputy Ombudsman Melchor Carandang was “ill-founded” and demonstrated the.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 30th, 2018