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Police apprehend 150 people during Lapu-Lapu fiesta

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Around 150 individuals were apprehended by the Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LCPO) on Saturday, November 21, 2020, for violating the health and safety protocols during the city’s fiesta celebration in honor of its partroness, Virgin dela Regla. Police Colonel Arnel Banzon, city director of LCPO, told CDN Digital that of this […] The post Police apprehend 150 people during Lapu-Lapu fiesta appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerNov 22nd, 2020

Lapu police probe E.O. violators during fiesta

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines– The Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LCPO) is now investigating the video that was posted on Facebook, which reportedly violated the Executive Order (E.O.) of Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan that prohibits Oponganons from inviting visitors during the fiesta celebration of the Virgen dela Regla on Saturday, November 21, 2020. Police Colonel Arnel Banzon, […] The post Lapu police probe E.O. violators during fiesta appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 25th, 2020

Chan orders police to monitor residential areas during fiesta

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines- Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan has ordered the Philippine National Police (PNP) to deploy personnel who will be roving around residential areas across the city during the fiesta celebration of the Virgen Dela Regla from November 20-21, 2020. Chan said that the move is to ensure that Oponganons are compliant with […] The post Chan orders police to monitor residential areas during fiesta appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 18th, 2020

LTO-7 to apprehend E-scooters on highways

Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu—The Land Transportation Office in Central Visayas (LTO-7) is warning the public against using electric scooters on major roads like highways or else they will be apprehended. LTO-7 director Victor Caindec said this after he observed that more and more people are using electric scooters as a mode of transportation on highways. “Basta gani […] The post LTO-7 to apprehend E-scooters on highways appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2020

Lapu-Lapu police to probe ‘Sunday crowd’ under Marcelo-Fernan bridge

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police Colonel Clarito Baja, Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LLCPO) chief, has ordered an investigation about people flocking in a portion under the Marcelo-Fernan Bridge, in Barangay Pusok, Lapu-Lapu City. This, after a video this Sunday, August 23, 2020, made rounds online showing a lot of people gathering in the area of […] The post Lapu-Lapu police to probe ‘Sunday crowd’ under Marcelo-Fernan bridge appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2020

Lapu-Lapu Station 2 cops give relief packs to 120 Mactan families

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Blessings are usually the good things that come to you or the people you love whether prayed for or unexpectedly. But for the policemen of Station 2 Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LLCPO), there is another meaning for blessings and that is be to be able to help the poorest members of […] The post Lapu-Lapu Station 2 cops give relief packs to 120 Mactan families appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 21st, 2020

Four people arrested for selling rapid test kits online

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Four persons are now facing charges after they were caught in an entrapment operation conducted by the Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LLCPO) in Barangay Pajo, Lapu-lapu City at 11:10 a.m. on June 8, 2020, for unauthorized selling of rapid tests kits. Police Colonel Clarito Baja, chief of LLCPO, said that they […] The post Four people arrested for selling rapid test kits online appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 8th, 2020

Public in Lapu urged: Go out only when it’s necessary

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City is now on its third day under the general community quarantine (GCQ) and business establishments have opened, which means more people or the public are also out on the streets. Despite more people out on the streets now, Police Colonel Clarito Baja, Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LCCPO) chief, said […] The post Public in Lapu urged: Go out only when it’s necessary appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 18th, 2020

Lapu police to apprehend those flying kites 

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Kite flying in Lapu-Lapu City can get you in trouble. This as police here announced they will be apprehending anybody flying a kite while the city is under Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ). According to Lapu-Lapu City Police Director Colonel Clarito Baja, they are implementing this as part of the  safety measures against the […] The post Lapu police to apprehend those flying kites  appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 27th, 2020

Drug pushers, users in Lapu-Lapu told: Despite ECQ, war on drugs continue

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Despite the implementation of the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ), Lapu-Lapu City police will continue to go after those involved in the illegal drug trade. Police Colonel Clarito Baja, Lapu-Lapu City Police Office director, said this after the arrest of five people and the rescue of a minor during two  separate buy-bust […] The post Drug pushers, users in Lapu-Lapu told: Despite ECQ, war on drugs continue appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 2nd, 2020

Arrested MEPZA protesters released

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The five rallyists who were apprehended by the police in Lapu-Lapu City on Monday, November 30, 2020, have been freed after paying the fine. Their case was also dismissed by the City Prosecutor’s Office. Dennis Derige, spokesperson of Partido Manggagawa (PM)-Cebu, told CDN Digital that at around 6 p.m. today, December […] The post Arrested MEPZA protesters released appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 1st, 2020

Protesters in Lapu apprehended for violating health protocols

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu–Five individuals who participated in a protest rally on Monday morning, November 30, 2020, near the Mactan Export Processing Zone (MEPZ) in barangay Pusok here were apprehended by policemen for violating health and safety protocols. Police Master Sergeant Dennis Singson, desk officer of Police Station 5, identified the apprehended individuals as Myra Opada, 36 […] The post Protesters in Lapu apprehended for violating health protocols appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 30th, 2020

Lapu gov’t commends city cops, PDEA agents for successful drug bust

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines– The Lapu-Lapu City Government has commended members of the city’s police force and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)-7 this morning, November 25, 2020, for their successful joint drug operation on October 21, 2020. The said operation resulted in the arrest of a high-value target and the seizure of more than 22 […] The post Lapu gov’t commends city cops, PDEA agents for successful drug bust appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 26th, 2020

Ahong backs holding of Misa de Gallo, police say they’re ready

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines– Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan said he is in favor of holding the traditional Misa de Gallo starting on December 16, 2020, despite the threat of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). According to Chan, he is not against the holding of Dawn Masses as long as the health and safety protocols […] The post Ahong backs holding of Misa de Gallo, police say they’re ready appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 25th, 2020

Lapu-Lapu police apprehends 200 individuals for violating health protocols

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Around 200 individuals were apprehended by the Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LCPO) on Tuesday, November 17, 2020, for violating health protocols. Police Colonel Arnel Banzon, the LCPO city director, told CDN Digital the city is intensifying its monitoring of the city streets after seeing a spike in the number of COVID-19 cases. “Most […] The post Lapu-Lapu police apprehends 200 individuals for violating health protocols appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 18th, 2020

Lapu officials mull incorporating motorcade in future Virgen dela Regla fiestas

  LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines- The Lapu-Lapu City Government wants to continue holding the motorcade in future fiesta celebrations of the Virgen Dela Regla. Lapu-Lapu City Tourism Cultural and Historical Affairs chairperson Cindi Chan said this after the activity gained positive feedbacks from Oponganons. “We would probably go back gyud sa naandan gyud, but I will […] The post Lapu officials mull incorporating motorcade in future Virgen dela Regla fiestas appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 12th, 2020

Lapu mayor reminds public: Liquor ban still in effect

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan is reminding the public that the liquor ban in the city is still in effect, even during the fiesta celebration in honor of Our Lady of the Rule on November 20 and 21, 2020. Chan gave this reminder on Wednesday, November 11, 2020, as the city continues to […] The post Lapu mayor reminds public: Liquor ban still in effect appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 11th, 2020

Virgen dela Regla transferred to Lapu City Hall for overnight vigil

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines- The image of the Virgen Dela Regla was already transferred to the Lapu-Lapu City Hall this afternoon, November 11, 2020, where it will stay overnight in preparation for tomorrow’s motorcade. The motorcade will replace the fluvial procession of the image which used to signal the start of its fiesta celebration in previous […] The post Virgen dela Regla transferred to Lapu City Hall for overnight vigil appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 11th, 2020

Birhen sa Regla fluvial procession canceled

CEBU CITY, Philippines- The Nuestra Señora de Regla-Parish National Shrine in Lapu-lapu City has canceled the fluvial procession of the image of the Nuestra Señora de Regla this year in line with its fiesta celebration on November 20-21 due to the pandemic. Fr. Bernard Corpuz, parish priest of the Nuestra Señora de Regla-Parish National Shrine, […] The post Birhen sa Regla fluvial procession canceled appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 4th, 2020

IN PHOTOS: Marigondon Beach reaches full capacity, beachgoers barred

CEBU CITY, Philippines –Police, and disaster and rescue personnel in Lapu-Lapu City have barred several beachgoers from entering a public beach on Monday, November 2. Nagiel Bañacia, head of the city’s Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO), said Marbeach in Barangay Marigondon on Monday morning has reached full capacity, prompting them and the city […] The post IN PHOTOS: Marigondon Beach reaches full capacity, beachgoers barred appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2020

Lapu police has POI in City Hall compound burglary incidents 

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—The burglary cases in different offices in the Lapu-Lapu City Hall compound might be solved soon after authorities nabbed a person of interest during synchronized police operations here. Police Colonel Clarito Baja, city director of the Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LCPO), said that they’ve arrested a person during their operations last week who […] The post Lapu police has POI in City Hall compound burglary incidents  appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 29th, 2020