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25 cops ordered relieved over links to drugs

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The "link diagram" that killed Chief Inspector Elmer Santiago obtained from a Philippine National Police source.

At least 25 policemen, among them six senior police officials, were ordered relieved after their names appeared in a diagram linking them to the operations of syndicates involved in cybersex and illegal drug trade.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

PNP chief on plunder raps: ‘Amateurish’

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Philippine National Police chief Director General Alan Purisima shrugged off the plunder complaint filed against him and another senior police official in connection with a 2011 agreement between the PNP and a courier service firm for the delivery of gun licenses nationwide.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

More ‘Yolanda’ bodies found

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INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Five months after Supertyphoon “Yolanda” leveled large swathes of the Eastern Visayas, dead bodies continue to turn up.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Workers continue to find bodies in Tacloban

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A typhoon survivor stands on rubbish in Tacloban, central Philippines on  Dec. 8, 2013. AP FILE PHOTO

The trail of death that Super Typhoon “Yolanda” left has continues to grow longer five months after the strongest typhoon on record leveled large areas of the Visayas region.

Posted: April 22nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Policemen ordered to find 174 plane passengers unaccounted for

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Passengers walk past a thermal scanner at the medical quarantine area at the arrival section of Manila’s International Airport in Paranaque. AP FILE PHOTO

Besides hunting down criminals, members of the Philippine National Police have a new mission: Locate returning Filipinos from the Middle East who may have contracted a deadly respiratory virus.

Posted: April 22nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

23 dead in Lenten incidents

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What was supposed to be a period of reflection turned deadly as 23 people were reported killed and nearly 100 others were hurt in what the police said was a “generally peaceful” observance of the Holy Week.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Roxas goes on aid blitz in ‘Yolanda’-ravaged areas

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Interior Secretary Mar Roxas on Saturday capped a whirlwind three-day visit to areas devastated by Super Typhoon Yolanda by leading the groundbreaking rites for two multimillion-peso infrastructure projects in his home province of Capiz.

Posted: April 14th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Roxas orders audit of senior officials in PNP to resolve PMA, PNPA rivalry

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Interior Secretary Mar Roxas. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

It doesn’t matter if you’re crispy pata or fried chicken. Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II has stepped into the purported rift between graduates of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) and the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) — jokingly referred to as crispy pata and fried chicken, respectively — and ordered an audit of senior police officials occupying major posts in the 148,000-strong police force.

Posted: April 13th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Christmas in Lent: Roxas to give P4B for survivors

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Interior Secretary Mar Roxas II.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Christmas came during Lent for the survivors of Supertyphoon “Yolanda” in the Visayas.

Posted: April 12th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Tacloban needs P2B for homeless

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Tacloban City Mayor Alfred Romualdez  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

More than 150 days after one of the deadliest typhoons ever recorded leveled his city, Tacloban City Mayor Alfred Romualdez is still at a loss to provide decent shelter to residents displaced by Supertyphoon “Yolanda.”

Posted: April 12th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

P2 B needed to house homeless, says Tacloban mayor

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Tacloban City Mayor Alfred Romualdez hands goods to his employee infront of the ruin Tacloban Airport after Typhoon Yolanda hit the city. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

More than 150 days after one of the deadliest typhoons ever recorded leveled his city, Tacloban City Mayor Alfred Romualdez is still at a loss how to provide decent shelter to residents displaced by Supertyphoon Yolanda.

Posted: April 11th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Tiamzons claim captors took P1.5M from them

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Communist Party of the Philippines and New People’s Army chief Benito Tiamzon (left) and his wife, Wilma (right).  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Captured communist leaders Benito Tiamzon and his wife, Wilma, claimed military and police personnel made off with some P1.5 million in cash intended for victims of Super Typhoon Yolanda when they were arrested in Cebu last month.

Posted: April 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Officer who failed to stop ‘jueteng’ new ‘Tugis’ chief

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Senior Superintendent Conrad Capa is replaced by Chief Superintendent Edgardo Ladao as the head of Task Force Tugis.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

A senior police officer who received a tongue-lashing from Interior Secretary Mar Roxas for his failure to curb the illegal numbers game jueteng in Central Luzon in 2012 has been designated chief of Task Force Tugis.

Posted: April 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

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