Interior Secretary Mar Roxas on Thursday directed the chief of the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) to let the axe fall on police commanders who have failed to curb criminality in their respective areas of jurisdiction.
By Maricar B. Brizuela
To solve the increasing number of robbery and holdup cases in Makati—particularly in public utility vehicles (PUVs) like passenger jeepneys and taxicabs—the Philippine National Police (PNP) has assigned additional 50 policemen to the area upon the request of the city government.
A church pastor and a bus driver face up to 60 years in prison after they were charged Friday over an inferno on an overcrowded bus that killed 33 children in Colombia.
Alarmed by the spate of unsolved killings believed to have been perpetrated by motorcycle-riding vigilantes, the city council has approved a resolution seeking a deeper investigation of the cases.
A rowdy British passenger forced a London-bound Virgin Atlantic flight to return to Hong Kong on Monday after he “lost control,” police said.