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PNP remitted P3.5B in taxes to BIR in 2012


MANILA, Philippines—The Philippine National Police said it remitted P3.5 billion in taxes to the Bureau of Internal Revenue, which represents individual taxes withheld by 148,000 PNP personnel in 2012.   PNP spokesman Senior Superintendent Reuben Theodore Sindac said the total tax remitted to the bureau amounted to P3,533, 437,605.58—an average of at least P23,874.57 tax […]

Posted: August 2nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Top cop convicted for protecting shabu lab surrenders


Superintendent Dionisio Borromeo, the former assistant provincial director for administration of Cavite police, who was sentenced with life imprisonment for protecting a shabu laboratory in La Union, has surrendered himself to authorities, police said Thursday.

Posted: June 6th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

2 cops hunted after being found guilty of protecting shabu lab in La Union

Chief Supt. Benito Estipona. PHOTO FROM PNPSPD.ORG

Tracker teams are now being formed to arrest a ranking police official and a non-commissioned officer who were found guilty by a court in La Union of “protecting” a laboratory for methamphetamine hydrochloride or shabu.

Posted: June 5th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

DOH wants e-cigarette smoking also banned in public places

SEC chairperson Teresita Herbosa.  Photo from http://www.sec.gov.ph

Smokers using electronic cigarettes in public places should also be apprehended like those puffing regular cigarettes in no smoking areas, a Department of Health (DOH) official said Tuesday.

Posted: April 9th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

7-year-old girl hit by stray bullet dies

Stray bullet victim Stephanie Nicole Ella (rigthmost) poses for a photo with other children on New Year's Eve. Complimentary photo

Stephanie Nicole Ella, the seven-year-old child who was hit by a stray bullet while watching fireworks outside her Caloocan City home, has passed died, officials said Wednesday.

Posted: January 2nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »