Minors are ‘rescued’ not arrested, police chief clarifies

POLICE do not arrest but “rescue” minors violating curfew hours, Quezon City Police Chief Superintendent Joselito T. Esquivel, Jr. clarified Wednesday, June 27, following the stricter implementation of local ordinances. “Ang pulis hindi actually nagkukulong ng bata, bawal yun eh (Police cannot actually imprison minors, that’s illegal),” Mr. Esquivel said in a press briefing, noting […].....»»

Category: newsSource: bworldonline bworldonlineJun 27th, 2018

Alleged sex trafficker nabbed, 16 rescued

A suspected sex trafficker was arrested and 16 victims, including four minors, were rescued by police in Caloocan City on Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 14th, 2018

Sudan police save 85 minors from trafficking network

Police in Sudan have rescued nearly 100 people, 85 of them minors, after breaking up a human trafficking network in the northeast African country last month, Interpol said Monday. Two men and twelve women were arrested and around $20,000 of the suspected ransom money was seized in the operation at several locations in Khartoum as well as at gold mines east of the city, the international policing agency said. The victims, some of whom were as young as 10, were from several African countries including Chad, DR Congo, Eritrea, and Niger. "The diversity of nationalities amongst those rescued shows how human trafficking and people smuggling is a truly transnational problem which requ...Keep on reading: Sudan police save 85 minors from trafficking network.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 10th, 2018

6 minors busted with P2-M worth of shabu in Ozamiz City

OZAMIZ CITY - Police arrested six minors, allegedly caught with P2-million worth of suspected shabu, following a buy-bust operation on Friday evening in Ozamiz City. Chief Inspector Jovie Espenido,.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 11th, 2018

6 minors arrested in QC operations

Six minors involved in separate cases of robbery, stabbing and violation of ordinances were arrested on Tuesday and Wednesday.   A report reaching Chief Supt. Joselito Esquivel, Quezon City Police District (QCPD) director, said a minor who was accosted for urinating in a public place allegedly wounded a patrolling policeman.   Two minors involved in a P64,000 robbery were arrested in Barangay Ramon Magsaysay, Quezon City, on Tuesday night.   The QCPD said complainant, Rosario Rabina, was asleep in her house around 11 p.m. when one of the minors took Rabina's bag containing P40,000 in cash, jewelry worth of P12,000 and a Samsung Galaxy phone.   ...Keep on reading: 6 minors arrested in QC operations.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 29th, 2018

Rising number of minors’ drug arrest alarms NCRPO

THE National Capital Region Police Office yesterday sounded the alarm bell on the increasing number of minors being arrested for involvement in illegal drug activities in Metro Manila which comes in the wake of proposals to subject even elementary students to random drug testing. NCRPO director, Chief Superintendent Guillermo Lorenzo….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

Czech pedophile held, 5 girls rescued

ANGELES City -- A suspected foreign pedophile was arrested while five grade school girls were rescued in a police operation the other day in Bgy. Malabanias, here. Chief Supt. Amador Corpus, Police Regional Office 3 director, said the suspect identified as Pavel Nedoba, alias “Daddy Pol”, 43, was arrested by….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 25th, 2018

2 minors arrested in Angeles City buy-bust

ANGELES CITY -- Two 15-year-old male were arrested in a buy-bust operation in Barangay San Nicolas here the other day. In a report to Senior Supt. Enrico Vargas, city police director, Station 1 commander Chief Inspector Erwin Marzan said the two suspects met a poseur-buyer and an informant along the….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMar 31st, 2018

QC cops rescue 5 abused teens, arrest 4 men and 5 women in drug session

Five teens who were reportedly sexually abused and forced to take illegal drugs were rescued by members of the Quezon City Police District (QCPD) on Friday, during their pursuit of an alleged drug suspect in Payatas. Police also arrested four men and seven women -- most of whom were allegedly caught in the act while sniffing "shabu" (crystal meth) -- in a house on Langka Street at around 2:30 p.m. Members of the QCPD Batasan Station conducted a followup surveillance operation in the area, following reports of rampant motorcycle theft, according to a report to Chief Supt. Guillermo Eleazar, QCPD director. While on patrol, police officers said they spotted a "notorious" drug peddl...Keep on reading: QC cops rescue 5 abused teens, arrest 4 men and 5 women in drug session.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 17th, 2018

NBI nabs suspected pedophile in Malolos

A suspected pedophile involved in online child pornography was arrested by agents of the National Bureau of Investigation in Malolos, Bulacan, on Thursday in a joint entrapment operation with the Philippine National Police and foreign law enforcement agencies that also resulted in the rescue of five minors.   Janet Francisco, chief of the NBI Anti-Human Trafficking Division, identified the suspect as Anselmo Eco Jr., who had been running an online site for child pornography and live streaming of sex shows with minors since 2011.   Even own relatives   His victims, some of whom were even his relatives or neighbors, were aged 2 to 8 and were exploited i...Keep on reading: NBI nabs suspected pedophile in Malolos.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 9th, 2018

Caloocan cops nab 92 for various offenses

      Operatives of the Caloocan City Police arrested 92 people for various offenses during a Simultaneous Anti-Criminality Law Enforcement (SACLEO) operation in North Caloocan which started on Wednesday night.   Caloocan City Police chief Senior Superintendent Jemar Modequillo said the operation started at around 11 p.m. on Wednesday and ended at 2 a.m. on Thursday.   Among those arrested were 86 people who were caught drinking in the streets and minors who violated the city's curfew law. Also nabbed were three alleged drug users, two persons with pending warrants of arrest for estafa and child abuse; and one person facing a robbery case, Ra...Keep on reading: Caloocan cops nab 92 for various offenses.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 1st, 2018

Bocaue Police chief arrested

CITY OF MALOLOS, Bulacan: Operatives of the Counter-Intelligence Task Force (CITF) of the Philippine National Police in Camp Crame in Quezon City, Police Regional Office 3, Highway Patrol Group-Regional Office 3 and Bulacan PNP arrested the Bocaue Police chief for alleged robbery-extortion and car theft in an entrapment conducted at dawn on Saturday. PNP-CITF Director… link: Bocaue Police chief arrested.....»»

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Bocaue police chief arrested for extortion

MANILA, Philippines – The police chief of Bocaue, Bulacan was arrested for extortion in an entrapment operation past midnight of Saturday, September 22. Police Superintendent Juwen Dela Cruz allegedly asked for an iPhone X worth P75,000 in exchange for the release of a confiscated vehicle. The Montero SUV, owned ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News15 hr. 7 min. ago

Bulacan town cop chief jailed for extortion

BOCAUE, Bulacan - The chief of police of this Bulacan town was arrested for extortion in an entrapment operation on Saturday, following a complaint by a relative of an arrested drug suspect. Supt. Jowen Dela Cruz was caught with an iPhone X which he allegedly demanded from the sister of a suspect detained at the Bocaue municipal jail. Supt. Joel Estaris, deputy commander of the Police Counter-Intelligence Task Force (CITF), led the operation against Dela Cruz at the Bocaue police station at 12:07 a.m. The suspect's sister reached out to the CITF when told that she would need to hand over the P75,000-device in exchange for the suspect's release, Estaris said. Estaris said the ...Keep on reading: Bulacan town cop chief jailed for extortion.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News16 hr. 20 min. ago

No dead ‘druggie’ since new ICPO chief assumed office

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo THE new Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) chief, Sr. Supt. Martin Defensor boasted that not one drug personality arrested in various operations was killed since he assumed office on September 12. “I am happy with our performance since September 12, six successful buy-bust operations were conducted and walang namatay sa mga suspects,” […] The post No dead ‘druggie’ since new ICPO chief assumed office appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 20th, 2018

Pateros vice mayor arrested for beating wife

Pateros City Vice Mayor Gerald German was arrested on Thursday for assaulting his wife of 10 years. A report from the Southern Police District said the couple was brought to the Pateros Police Station at 5:50 a.m. after police received a complaint from German’s wife. Police Chief Inspector Jo-Ivan Balberona of Pateros City Police said [...] The post Pateros vice mayor arrested for beating wife appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 20th, 2018

P14M shabu seized in Cebu City

  CEBU CITY - More than a kilo of suspected shabu worth P14 million was seized by the police in a buy-bust operation past7 p.m.on Tuesdayat Figueroa Street, San Nicolas, Cebu City. Anti-drug elements of the Mandaue City Police Office (MCPO) arrested Adel Villafuerte, 40, of Sanciangko Street, Barangay Pahina Central, Cebu City. Villafuerte was considered a high-value target in the city. The MCPO undertook the operation since the negotiation began in Mandaue City between the drug dealer and an MCPO policeman who posed as a buyer, ccording to Senior Inspector Rodgene Fodutan, chief of the Jagobiao Police Station in Mandaue City, who led the drug bust. Fodutan said one of h...Keep on reading: P14M shabu seized in Cebu City.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

Alleged drug pusher killed, 3 arrested in Lucena busts

  LUCENA CITY -- An alleged drug pusher was killed and three others were arrested in separate buy bust operations in Lucena City early Friday, police said.   Supt. Romulo Albacaea, Lucena police chief, said Norberto Paoso was shot dead by police officers after he tried to shoot an undercover police officer in Barangay (village) Market View at around 1:10 a.m.   Prior to the shooting incident, police said Paoso allegedly sold shabu (crystal meth) to an undercover police officer during the bust.   As he was about to be arrested, police said Paoso reportedly drew out a gun tucked at his back and tried to shoot the arresting officer. Police said Paoso...Keep on reading: Alleged drug pusher killed, 3 arrested in Lucena busts.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 14th, 2018

Village chief nabbed for illegal gun

ROXAS CITY, Capiz – The barangay captain of Sagrada Familia in Dumarao, Capiz was arrested by police morning of September 11, 2018 for possessing a. 45 caliber pistol without a valid license. The joint team of Dumarao police, the Regional Intelligence Division, Regional Mobile Force Battalion 6, and Provincial Mobile Force Company implemented the search warrant for violation […] The post Village chief nabbed for illegal gun appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 13th, 2018

Police catches 3, including a minor in buybust

THREE suspected drug personalities, including a minor, were caught in a buy-bust at 2:20 p.m. Tuesday, September 11, in Purok Gemelina, Barangay Cogon, Cordova, Cebu. Cordova Police Station Chief Efren Diaz Jr. said their target Jelly "Eling" Sumalingo Baguio, 30, was arrested with two alleged junkies. The alleged users are Alvin Dinoy Abaño, 28, and… link: Police catches 3, including a minor in buybust.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

8 suspects in Lamitan bombing arrested

Eight suspects behind the bomb attack in Lamitan City, Basilan on July 31 are now under police custody, Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Director General Oscar Albayalde announced on Monday morning. He identified the eight suspects as Musa Jallaha, Hadji Hurang, Nsir Nuruddin, Al Basir Ahmad, Abdurahim Lijal, Ammar Indama, Julamin Arundoh and Saad Tedie. Late on Sunday, the… link: 8 suspects in Lamitan bombing arrested.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 10th, 2018