By Annelle Tayao-Juego
, Miguel R. Camus
Forty-nine men were arrested Friday morning for their alleged involvement in a shoot-out with the security personnel of Harbour Centre Port Terminal Inc. (HCPTI) at Manila South Harbor, an incident authorities believe to be related to the father-and-son feud between businessman Reghis Romero II of R-II Builders and HCPTI chief executive officer Michael Romero.
A private driver was abducted in Quezon City Thursday morning and was released hours later in Laguna province after his captors realized that they had seized the wrong man, according to Quezon City Police District director Chief Supt. Richard Albano.
By Julie M. Aurelio
Two of three burglars were killed in a shoot-out with the police who became aware of their presence after one of the thieves accidentally fired his gun as they were trying to break into a house in Quezon City before dawn Tuesday.
By Nancy C. Carvajal
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.
By Doris C. Dumlao
President Aquino sees no reason to doubt Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa, the administration’s anticrime czar whose name has been dragged into the police killing of 13 alleged criminals in Atimonan, Quezon, on Jan. 6.