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July 03, 2022 - Sunday
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Davao City, Philippines

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Cop in carnapping raps arrested in Cotabato City

A joint-police operation of the Philippine National Police Integrity Monitoring and Enforcement Group (IMEG) and Criminal Investigation and Detection Group resulted in the arrest of a member of the Regional Mobile Force Batallion, Police Regional Office Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (PRO BARMM), who is facing carnapping charges ...

Photo courtesy of PNP-IMEG

Romeo Braceros Jr | 8 hours ago

Provincial

Student shot dead in Davao City bar shooting

A 21-year-old student died after being shot by a doctor inside a bar along De Tavera corner V. Mapa and J Camus Extension Davao City around 12:50 a.m. of July 2. The San Pedro Police Station identified the victim as Amir Pulanon Mangacop, 21, a resident of Phase 5 El Rio Subdivision, Bacaca, Barangay 19-B, Davao City. In the ...

Romeo Braceros Jr | 10 hours ago

Provincial

NPA killed in Negros Occidental; former rebels in Agusan del Norte receive help

A Member of the New People's Army (NPA) was killed during an encounter with state troops in Negros Oriental. According to the report of the Philippine Army, the incident occurred at Sitio Tamusi, Brgy Talalak, Sta. Catalina, Negros Oriental, on July 1, 2022.  The report said the troops conducted combat operation ...

Photo courtesy: Philippine Army Spearhead Troopers

Catherine Cueto | 12 hours ago

Provincial

Magalong to file anti-graft cases vs. Baguio City District Officers

Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong is filing a complaint against eight officials of the Baguio City District Engineering Office of the Dept. of Public Works and Highways (BCDEO-DPWH) for alleged violation of Republic Act No. 3019 or the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act. He said his affidavit complaint is ready, and he will file it ...

Photo courtesy: Public Information Office - City of Baguio

Ruscelle Ureta | 13 hours ago

Provincial

15 volcanic earthquakes recorded in Bulusan

STATE seismologists on Saturday said they were able to record at least fifteen volcanic earthquakes at Mt. Bulusan in Sorsogon over the past 24 hours as it continues to be restive.   The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) also tallied 724 tonnes of sulfur dioxide on June 30.   Howe ...

Catherine Cueto | 13 hours ago

Provincial

PLDT lays down submarine cables at Bantayan and Camotes islands

TELECOM company PLDT started laying down their submarine cables along the Bantayan and Camotes islands, in a bid to further boost connections and communications in the Visayas Region. PLDT said the cable landing ceremony was done at the Municipality of Santa Fe in Bantayan Island.   "With PLDT fiber on the islan ...

Catherine Cueto | 1 day ago

Provincial

Rider died in a road accident in Cabuyao, Laguna

A motorcycle rider died after losing control of his vehicle while traveling in Cabuyao, Laguna province, on Thursday, June 30. According to information from the Cabuyao police, motorcyclist Eduardo Castillo was overtaking a passenger jeepney on the shoulder of the road in Barangay Banay-Banay around 9:30 p.m. when he got in the acciden ...

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Kristine Casampol | 1 day ago

Provincial

Abu Sayyaf member killed in Sulu encounter

A combatant of the Abu Sayyaf Group was killed in a firefight with Joint Task Force Sulu in Parang town on Thursday. The encounter resulted from a strike operation conducted by government troops in Barangay Lumbaan Mahaba, based on information regarding the ASG member's presence.  The casualty was identified as Gan S ...

Tamara Morrigan Catada | 1 day ago

Provincial

Alleged terrorist group member carrying IED killed in Basilan

The Joint Task Force Basilan troops neutralized an alleged member of an armed terrorist group in Lamitan City, Basilan, last Wednesday. As per the report, personnel from the Dagao Patrol Base were manning a checkpoint when two men on board a motorcycle refused to stop and instead fled in the direction of the city's center. ...

Photo courtesy: 18th Infantry Battalion

Tamara Morrigan Catada | 1 day ago

Provincial

'Very notorious' extremist terrorist nabbed in Zambo

A member of the extremist Abu Sayyaf Group wanted for a series of criminal cases was finally arrested by police authorities in his residence in Zamboanga City. In a joint operation, the authorities swooped down to Barangay Arena Blanco to serve court processes against Ban Sali Ubbie, the subject of Warrants of Arrest and Search Warrant ...

GDM | 1 day ago