Five men were arrested and P1.3 million in alleged drug money was recovered in a police raid early Wednesday in a Caloocan City slum area. Armed with search and arrest warrants, a composite team led by the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group conducted the 5 a.m. operation in Barangay 188 in the Tala area.
By TJ Burgonio and Jaymee T. Gamil
President Benigno Aquino III will see the writing on the wall and heed what would seem to be the emerging will of the people in the surveys showing that six out of 10 Filipinos oppose his as-yet-unannounced plan to seek a second term, according to Senate President Franklin Drilon.
A 30-minute fire killed three children who were trapped inside their burning house in Caloocan City on Wednesday morning.
By Aries Joseph Hegina
A man was found dead Friday in Caloocan City after drowning in floodwater brought by tropical storm “Mario” (international name: Fung-Wong), according to the Philippine Red Cross.
The police chief of the City of Malolos was relieved on Friday after two of his men were implicated in the Sept. 8 kidnapping of a Chinese national in Caloocan City.