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 Erika Sauler
Saying that drug use was up while arrests were down due to the deactivation of anti-drug operatives based at police stations, several barangay (village) officials have urged the Quezon City government to revive the Station Anti-Illegal Drugs (SAID) units.
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.
By Noli Ermitanio
A Valenzuela policeman going home foiled an attempted robbery on a woman aboard a jeepney in Manila.
By Orlando B. Dinoy
A 37-year-old man wanted for robbery and homicide was killed when he resisted arrest and engaged police officers in a shootout in Barangay (village) Kauswagan here.