In The Know: Ex-Senior Supt. Glenn Dumlao


Former Senior Supt. Glenn Dumlao

Former Senior Supt. Glenn Dumlao, then deputy chief for operations of the Presidential Anti-Organized Crime Task Force (PAOCTF)-Luzon was among the 22 men who were originally charged in 2001 in the Dacer-Corbito killings.

Publicist Salvador “Bubby” Dacer and his driver, Emmanuel Corbito, were abducted on Nov. 24, 2000, at an intersection in Makati City. Their charred remains were found in April 2001 in a creek in Cavite province and identified by forensic experts through their dental records and personal belongings.

Dumlao allegedly ordered a  PAOCTF team to execute Dacer and Corbito in Indang, Cavite, hours after they were abducted.

Dumlao was arrested in June 2001. In his affidavit, Dumlao said then President Joseph Estrada and Panfilo Lacson, who was then the chief of the Philippine National Police and the PAOCTF, might have knowledge of the murders. Both Estrada and Lacson denied knowing anything about the killings.

Dumlao also tagged former police intelligence officer Michael Ray Aquino and former Senior Supt. Cezar Mancao II, known aides of Lacson, as among those who planned the murders.

On June 25, 2001, then Justice Secretary Hernando Perez cleared Estrada of involvement for lack of evidence.

Aquino and Mancao fled the country in July 2001. They were charged in absentia in September 2001.

Dumlao also fled the country in May 2003.

The Manila Regional Trial Court ordered the arrest of Aquino and Mancao in May 2006, after finding probable cause against them and 18 others in the double-murder case.

In November 2008, Mancao and Dumlao were arrested in the United States on extradition requests from the Philippines.

Mancao arrived in Manila in June 2009 and pleaded not guilty at the Manila RTC. He later turned state witness.

Dumlao arrived in the country on July 26, 2009. He turned state witness two months later and was dropped from the list of the accused.

In January 2010, the Department of Justice (DOJ) charged Lacson with two counts of murder in connection with the killings, based on Mancao’s affidavit, which tagged Lacson as the mastermind of the murders. A warrant of arrest was also issued against the senator.

But Lacson fled the country before the prosecutors could bring charges against him. He  claimed he was being persecuted by the administration of then President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo because of his damaging exposés against her and her husband.

In August 2010, during an appearance in court, Dumlao said he refused to go along with the script handed to him by the DOJ prosecution team and “stood his ground” defending Lacson’s innocence.

He later told reporters that government prosecutors forced him to pin down Lacson in his testimony.

In February 2011, the Court of Appeals’ special sixth division threw out the double-murder case against Lacson, saying there was no probable cause “to justify the filing of two separate informations for murder against [Lacson], consistent with his constitutional right to be presumed innocent and in consonance with existing jurisprudence, he should be relieved from the pain and agony of trial.”

The appellate court also ruled that the arrest warrant against Lacson was already void.

The Court of Appeals later ruled that Mancao was an unreliable witness.

Meanwhile, Aquino was extradited in June 2011 after serving a three-year jail term in a US jail for espionage. He also entered a not guilty plea, but was ordered to be released last month for lack of evidence. Inquirer Research

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  • ryan andres

    Ganda ng picture ah…Mugshot ng tulisan. Pulpulis!

  • kalikasanipagtanggol

    bumaligtad at sinabi tinorture lang daw siya kaya niya sinabit si lacson at erap, napawalang sala at ngayon parang nakabalik na sa serbisyo pero hindi pinapaalam….sino ang lumakad at bakit nakabalik? huwag na tayo magbulahan…….

  • gemini1971

    Philippine justice system…AWESOME!

    • Mamerto

      AWESOME…? …or

  • boy_pogi

    Lacson:  recant your statement against me, makakabalik ka sa serbisyo bata..kailangan ng bayan ang serbisyo mo.  Marami pa tayong kailangang i-rubout. hehehee

  • c7cinbox

    pag may atraso ka, pakatandaan na “bilang na ang mga araw mo” !

  • wawa2172

    Well with Dumlao at PAOCC tiyak na ang Atimonan rubout will not be the last. Dahil bata siya ni Lacson he was reinstated sa PNP despite his involvement in Dacer-Corbito murder case and Kuratong Baleleng rubout. Hintayin natin ang pagbabalik ni Michael Ray Aquino na surprisingly na acquit sa lahat nang kabalbalan ginawa niya sa serbisyo.  PNoy is doing Erap’s gangnam style emulating PAOCTF with PAOCC at tiyak consultant si Lacson dahil may mga tao siya sa crime buster na konectado sa palasyo. Sana inimbitahan ni Dumlao si Noy sa Atimonan to have a photo ops with the 13 dead people as loob nang sasakyan. Parang kuratong baleleng noong panahon ni Erap.

  • Mamerto

    Corruption…, Corruption…., Corruption…!.!.!
    The Philippines is still among the top of the list on “Corruption”.

  • k

    itong mga taong ito ang dapat nira rub-out.paiba-iba ng sinasabi.nakabalik pa pala sa serbisyo at nasa PAOCC na naman.

  • Banana Na

    sa mata pa lang ni DUMLAO, matapang na tao eto…

    • basyong

      napakatapang talaga!!! walng konsiyensiya kung yumari typical student of the great psycho killer na si pingky> itunulak sa helicopter ang isang batang babae na hindi na nakita ang bangkay tsk tsk tsk mga kawawang nililalang na dapat sana ay inaalala ng kanyang mga mahal sa buhay kaso nasa loob na ng tiyan ng mga pating at ang pinaka balyena sa lahat ng killers ng kurateng na sa senatong pa?

  • GlenMJacob

    “If anyone of you will be caught, the mission and the group will be disavowed….this will self-distract in 6 seconds”. Mission Impossible anyone?

    • nanyo_nanyo

      hoy glen, nagamit ko rin etong linyang eto pero sa ibang article at hinde ako nangopya sayo,,, he he he….

      *****all great men think alike****

      • GlenMJacob

        No need to say anything as my blog is a quote from Mission impossible as you can read. Not my own idea.

  • cowboys2

    Pag matagal kanang di nanirahan sa Pinas(40 yrs), parang ayaw mo nang tumira ulit. Walang justice system at sobra na ang corruption….GARAPAL NA!

  • kayumanggui46

    justice in matuwid na daan…patay ang dacer at corbito…mga bubwit lanag ang nakakulong…
    ang masterminds at mga galamay nakakwala lahat…from lacson to michael ray aquino to dumlao…sa huli lalabas pa na nagpakamatay si dacer…ohhh matuwid na daan ni panot…
    ohh justice in the philippines…

  • kayumanggui46

    aanhin ng pilipinas ang yaman kung puro kurakot naman at kriminal ang may kontrol sa hustisya…hindi baleng walang laman ang sikmura huwag lang walang hustisya…

  • kilabot

    dumlao is back in his murderous ways. thanks to pinkylacson and noykapon.

  • basyong

    ayan tuwad na daan!!!!!!!!! kung bakit kasi ibinalik si pingky ? sarap na ng buhay sa kakatago sukat ba namang pangakuang bumalik pag wala na ang adminstrasyon ni pandak.napakaraming kababalaghan ang ginawa ni pingky na walang nakamit na hustisya ang mga biktima.ibalik si pingky sa pagtatago sa pundiya ni abnoy !!!

  • To_Be_Continued


    • John_Cruz

      A co-worker of mine was a former PNP officer and immigrated to US. He told me “If you don’t salvage criminals including petty criminals you will not get promoted in the PNP.”
      His moral and remorse for killing forced him to resign. The PNP Top Killing Machine involved in the killing of 40 people to include innocent people is on the fast track of making General. What ever happened to the 2005 Paranaque shootout that left an innocent seaman and his child dead? It looks like there is no accountability in the PNP no matter how many collateral dead are left behind.

  • boybakal

    Swerte naman ni Dumlao.
    Ayon sa information, nag pipick up ng balikbayan box sa States at nakulong.
    Abswelto sa Dacer Corbito, balik pa sa pwesto.
    Galing mo Man, congrats.

  • AlexanderAmproz

    Outside robbing, torturing, killing, lying, what culture left ?

    Natives genocide, native cultures erased.

    Forest and seas life already disappeared. 

    Philippines is more fun !

    Amazing !

  • ben311

    dumlao congrats! patungo sa tuwid na daan.

  • vir_a

    Now, his name is back again in the limelight with the happening of the recent rubout in Atimonan. 

  • ed0408

    This just shows how Dumlao was handsomely rewarded with his powerful politician handler. Nakaka-ingit, if only each one of us has a powerful politician handler it will be MORE FUN IN THE PHILIPPINES for all of us. Hehehe

    • AlexanderAmproz

      Dumlao should replace Palparan in CONGRESS and 
      becoming a SENATOR later on as he succeed with his hazing.

      This is the best way to keep and entertain the Philippines impunity culture,


  • jamesgeorge

    Walang kahihiyan ang mga tulad ni Dumlao at Lacson! Mga berdugo at korap na mga pulis na nagkukunwaring malinis! Ang pagpatay kay Dacer at Corbito at isa pang empleyado ng Pagcor na utos daw ni Erap ke Michael Aquino at Lacson ay pagpapatunay lamang na walang hustisya sa Pilipinas! Bumalik pa sa serbisyo si dumlao at senador pa si lacson,yan ay sukdulang kakapalan ng mukha! Kawawang Edgar Bentain, hindi na nakita ni anino man lang!

    • agustin

       kasalanan iyan ng idolo mong nakatira sa malakanyang.alam niyang may sala noon pero kanyang alyado na ngayon. pweenoy !

  • Albert Einstien

    yan ang TUWID na DAAN ni pnoy….tuwid lahat ang bangkay na dadaanan…tsk…tsk wala man lang isang binuhay sa 13  para mag-salaysay sa di umanoy 100 million na cash na dala nila…at papano nila naipon yung 100 milyon…..ngayon kanino napunta yun 100 milyon me KAKANTA kaya……

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