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Samar escapee shot dead, another recaptured


An escapee was shot dead while another was recaptured in separate operations conducted by the police and agents of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) hunting down 16 inmates who bolted the city jail last Wednesday.

Posted: April 4th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Security measures up for Delfin Lee’s transfer from jail to court

Tightly guarded by policemen, businessman Delfin Lee (center) is brought to a court in San Fernando City, Pampanga province. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Security measures are now in place for the first travel outside jail of detained real-estate magnate Delfin Lee, police official said Tuesday.

Posted: March 11th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Gov’t should keep Napoles safe in case she decides to tell all– Roxas

Janet Lim-Napoles. FILE PHOTO

Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II thinks detained businesswoman Janet Lim-Napoles should stay just where she is.

Posted: March 2nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Collapse of law, order looms large

A JAIL guard and a policeman pin down three unidentified inmates of the Tacloban City jail who tried to escape amid the chaos that followed the landfall of Supertyphoon “Yolanda.” CDN FILE PHOTO

City jail inmates, worried about the plight of their families after Supertyphoon “Yolanda” struck, tried to escape on Sunday.

Posted: November 12th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

2 more escapees from Bukidnon jail recaptured; 4 surrender

Valencia City, Bukidnon, Philippines. http://maps.google.com.ph/

Two more prisoners out of the 21 inmates who bolted out of jail in Bukidnon were recaptured while four others surrendered to authorities Thursday, police said.

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

21 escape from Bukidnon jail but 5 recaptured immediately

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Twenty-one inmates of the Valencia City Jail in Bukidnon province escaped at 2:45 p.m. Wednesday.

Posted: September 4th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Warden quits; gangs win


Even before his superiors could investigate the complaints against him, the warden of Manila City Jail resigned from his post a day after the inmates staged a noise barrage demanding his removal.

Posted: June 8th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Some inmates at New Bilibid Prison allowed to vote on May 13

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For the first time, inmates at the national penitentiary will be allowed to vote in the May 13 elections.

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

13 escapees from Negros Occidental jail recaptured

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All 13 inmates who bolted out of jail in Negros Occidental last week have been recaptured, police said.

Posted: April 26th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

13 inmates escape Negros Occidental jail–police

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Thirteen inmates, most of who are facing murder charges, bolted out of jail in Negros Occidental Wednesday, police said Thursday.

Posted: April 18th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Honasan to fight Aquino veto on law dropping height rule for security officers

Sen. Gregorio Honasan II. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Saying public safety and public interest are at stake, Senator Gregorio Honasan intends to fight the President’s “ill-advised” veto on the bill to repeal the height requirement for police officers, jail guards, and firefighters.

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

Aquino vetoes law removing height requirement for cops, firemen, jail guards

President Aquino FILE PHOTO

Policemen, firemen and jail guards should possess the necessary physical attributes to do their job, and that includes having the right height.

Posted: April 1st, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Did you know

Over 1,820 inmates were committed in the National Capital Region while over 1,590 inmates were released as of September 2012, according to the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology. Schatzi Quodala, Inquirer Research

Posted: March 21st, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

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  2. ‘Mom, I love you,’ says text from student on sinking ferry
  3. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  4. Massive infra spending set
  5. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  6. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  7. Passengers denied chance to escape sinking South Korea ferry
  8. South Korea president shouted down by distraught parents
  9. Two Popes who would be saints
  10. Lacson’s wife loses diamond earring to thieves but recovers jewelry quickly with police arrest
  1. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  2. Suspect in Vhong Navarro mauling tries to leave PH
  3. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  4. Fr. Suarez says last Mass on Easter before returning donated land to San Miguel
  5. ‘Mom, I love you,’ says text from student on sinking ferry
  6. MH370 co-pilot made mid-flight phone call – report
  7. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  8. I’ll follow my conscience on Estrada, says JV Ejercito
  9. Massive infra spending set
  10. OFW brings MERS virus to Philippines
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  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  4. Model Helena Belmonte wished ‘to slash her wrist and hope to die’
  5. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  6. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  7. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  8. Police rule out foul play in Helena Belmonte’s death as boyfriend is ‘traumatized’
  9. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct
  10. Hammer-wielding robbers cause chaos at Philippines’ Mall of Asia


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