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Mga sangkap at aparato na maaaring makagawa ng shabu, nasabat ng awtoridad sa Pasig City; 2 suspek arestado

Ni Earlo Bringas Eagle News Service PASIG CITY, Metro Manila (Eagle News) — Aabot sa mahigit apat na bilyong piso na halaga ng sangkap na panggawa ng shabu at mga aparato ang tumambad sa mga operatiba ng National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) sa isang abandonadong van sa parking lot sa Pasig City madaling araw nitong Huwebes, Nobyembre 29. Nadiskubre ang mga kontrabando matapos na magsagawa ng isang buy-bust operation laban sa dalawang suspek–Korean national […]

Caloocan court metes out guilty verdict on policemen accused of killing Kian delos Santos

Dismisses planting of evidence cases vs them, though (Eagle News) — A Caloocan court has found the three policemen accused of killing Kian delos Santos guilty of the crime, and sentenced them to reclusion perpetua. Branch 125 Judge Rodolfo Azucena also ordered  P03 Arnel Oares, P01 Jerwin Cruz and P01 Jeremias Pereda to pay P100,000 in civil damages, P100,000 in moral damages, P45,000 in actual damages and P100,000 exemplary damages. Azucena, however, dismissed the two cases […]

Number coding suspendido sa Biyernes, Nobyembre 30

(Eagle News) — Suspendido ang number coding sa Biyernes, Nobyemre 30, 2018, Bonifacio Day. Ayon sa abiso ng Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), suspendido ang number coding sa nasabing petsa na isang regular holiday. Samantala, sinabi naman ng Makati Traffic na suspendido rin ang pag-iral ng number coding sa lungsod sa araw ng Biyernes. Awtomatikong suspendido ang number coding sa buong Metro Manila kapag Regular Holiday. Long weekend ang paparating na weekend dahil ang Bonifacio […]

PNP to probe possible foul play in death of Pasay police intel chief

By Mar Gabriel Eagle News Service The Philippine National Police is looking into the possibility the Pasay police intelligence chief who was reported to have been killed during an anti-drugs operation was actually killed by a colleague. PNP Chief Oscar Albayalde made the pronouncement after the father of the slain Senior Insp. Manuel Taytayon Jr. was quoted as saying his son had revealed to him that a fellow police officer was engaged in illegal drugs. […]

US Embassy in Manila closed on Friday, Nov. 30

(Eagle News) — The United States Embassy in Manila will be closed to the public on Friday, Nov. 30. In a statement, the US Embassy said its affiliated offices will also be closed in observance of Bonifacio Day. It said services in those offices will resume on Monday, December 3.

Former barangay chair in critical condition after being shot by motorcycle-riding men in Pasay

(Eagle News) — A former barangay chair is in critical condition after she was shot in the face in Pasay on Monday, Nov. 26. A police report identified the victim as Gina Catalan. Catalan, the wife of a former Pasay police chief, was sweeping the sidewalk in front of her house on David Street, Barangay 23, at 7:15 a.m. when she was approached by two men on board a motorcycle. One of them shot at her, after […]

Eleazar sacks entire Las Piñas anti-drugs unit

(Eagle News)–National Capital Region Police Office Director Guillermo Eleazar has relieved the entire anti-drug unit of the Las Pinas police. Eleazar made the move to relieve the more than 30 police officers, including the unit chief, after some operatives allegedly demanded money in exchange for the release of a drug suspect. Operatives of the Southern Police District failed to arrest the four policemen involved in the crime in an entrapment operation, but managed to nab […]

Lapeña files libel raps vs former Customs X-ray chief

(Eagle News) — Former Customs chief Isidro Lapeña on Friday, Nov. 23, filed libel charges against  former Customs X-ray chief Lourdes Mangaoang. The charges lodged before the Taguig Prosecutors Office stem from Mangaoang’s testimony before the Senate hearing the P11-billion shabu shipment that was allegedly smuggled inside the country that he said destroyed his reputation. Mangaoang had said Lapeña, now the director-general of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority, had been coaching witnesses being invited to […]

Brother-in-law of Interior Undersecretary Diño nabbed in buy-bust operation

(Eagle News) — A brother-in-law of Interior Undersecretary Martin Diño has been arrested for a drug-related offense. A radio report said Manuel Bautista was nabbed in a buy-bust operation conducted by the Marikina Police in a house in Barangay Concepcion on Nov. 12. The report, quoting Marikina police chief Senior Supt. Roger Quezada, said arrested with Bautista was one Marife Wisi, the alleged owner of the house. The police said five sachets containing suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride were […]

Kris Aquino files cyberlibel raps vs former business partner’s brother

(Eagle News) — Actress Kris Aquino on Thursday, Nov. 22, filed cyberlibel charges against the brother of her former business partner, whom she has sued for allegedly stealing from her. Aquino filed the nine counts of cyberlibel against lawyer Jesus Falcis before the Department of Justice. Jesus is the brother of Nicardo Falcis II, who faces 44 counts of qualified theft for allegedly using the company credit card of Kristina Aquino Productions for his personal […]

Duterte warns policemen vs going to Okada Manila; “If I see you there, I’ll run you over,” he says

(Eagle News) — President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday, Nov. 22, warned policemen against going to Okada Manila in Paranaque, saying he would “run (them) over” if he saw them there. “Better go away, lahat ng law enforcement… I do not want even a police car there,” Duterte said in a speech during the inauguration of the Cavite Gateway Terminal in Tanza, Cavite. According to Duterte, the place was “crawling with usurers, kidnappers.” He said if […]

Thieves break into singer Jimmy Bondoc’s house; P100,000 worth of valuables stolen

(Eagle News) — Police are in hot pursuit of several individuals who broke into the house of  Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office official and singer Jimmy Bondoc in Quezon City, and carted away around P100,000 worth of valuables. The police said one of the two suspects is Bondoc’s former maid identified as Mary Jane del Rosario. Del Rosario reportedly acted as a lookout while a man went around the house to look for valuables. A DSLR […]