By Julliane Love De Jesus
Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II assured on Wednesday that the police will be careful in serving the arrest warrant on the three senators charged with plunder and graft in connection with the P10-billion pork barrel scam.
“Random checkpoints will continue in Metro Manila until all the winning candidates have been proclaimed. Gun owners are also reminded that the gun ban remains in effect.” –Chief Supt. Generoso Cerbo, Philippine National Police spokesperson
Vice President Jejomar Binay belatedly questioned the timing of checkpoints during the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) rally last month during his visit to Cebu last Sunday.
By Maricar Cinco
The families of at least two of the victims in the Atimonan, Quezon shooting are getting impatient with Malacañang’s decision to go slow in reviewing the recommendations that the Department of Justice and the National Bureau of Investigation submitted to the Palace over a week ago.
By TJ Burgonio
Malacañang should be given more time to review a five-inch thick investigation report on the police killing of 13 alleged criminals in Atimonan, Quezon, on Jan. 6, officials said on Sunday.