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Metro cops to conduct 24-hour checkpoints


Amid the rising number of victims falling prey to motorcycle-riding criminals, the National Capital Region Police Office directed on Thursday all district police directors to conduct round-the-clock checkpoints in all Metro Manila entry points.

Posted: January 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Armed rider falls in police checkpoint

A police checkpoint in barangay Maribago, Lapu-Lapu City netted a 33-year-old man who had in his possession an unlicensed firearm and illegal drugs.

Posted: November 16th, 2013 in CDN - Metro,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Cops nab man with gun in Talisay

A 27-YEAR-old man was arrested for carrying a gun in a police checkpoint in sitio Dawis, barangay Tabunok, Talisay City last Sunday.

Posted: June 11th, 2013 in CDN - Metro,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Conspiracy eyed in Atimonan shooting

A member of the NBI fornensic team examines one of the bullet riddled SUV at the Municipal Police Station in Atimonan, Quezon where 13 people were  killed in an alleged 'shootout' with police and military at a checkpoint last January 6.INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/RAFFY LERMA

The National Bureau of Investigation has found that the killing of 13 people at a joint police-military checkpoint in Atimonan, Quezon province, on Jan. 6 was a “conspiracy,” and decided to bring criminal charges against the policemen and soldiers involved.

Posted: January 31st, 2013 in Banner Story,Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Defy illegal orders, PNP chief tells policemen

PNP Director General  Alan Purisima

PNP Director General Alan Purisima reminded policemen of these basic tenets as the 148,000-strong force prepared to mark its 22nd anniversary on Sunday, under a new brand: “Serbisyong Makatotohanan (Genuine Service).”

Posted: January 27th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

PNP chief vows to penalize moonlighting cops

Philippine National Police Director General Alan Purisima: Not prematurely cleaned up. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/RAFFY LERMA

The Philippine National Police (PNP) has ordered the stricter implementation of its policy prohibiting policemen on active duty from moonlighting as security escorts for private individuals in the wake of the Atimonan, Quezon, shooting.

Posted: January 20th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

2 killed after evading Tondo checkpoint

CHECKPOINT TURNS INTO FINAL STOP  Some 200 meters from the checkpoint they allegedly tried to avoid, here lies one of the men who were killed in what the Manila police said was a shootout past midnight Tuesday. ARNOLD ALMACEN

Two motorcycle-riding men were killed in what police said was a shootout after they sped past a checkpoint in Tondo, Manila, shortly after midnight Tuesday.

Posted: January 16th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Rep. Biazon pushes bill regulating checkpoints


Efforts are underway for a tougher regulation of government checkpoints to help prevent incidents, such as the killing of 13 alleged criminals in Atimonan town, Quezon province last Jan. 6.

Posted: January 15th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Gunmen kill 2 cops at Batangas town checkpoint


BATANGAS CITY—Two police officers were shot dead by two gunmen on board a motorcycle whom they flagged down at a checkpoint in Balayan, Batangas on Tuesday, a police official said yesterday. Chief Insp. Elpidio Ramirez, Balayan police chief, said the victims—PO1 Oliver Ilagan, 28; and PO1 Christopher Tria, 26—suffered multiple gunshot wounds. Ilagan was dead [...]

Posted: May 25th, 2011 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

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