‘MY DAUGHTER IS DISTRAUGHT’ – Ex-WV top cop no show in Napolcom hearing

RETIRED Chief Superintendent Bernardo Diaz, former regional director of the Police Regional Office (PRO) in Western Visayas, was a no-show in the second pre-hearing conference called by the National Police Commission 6 (Napolcom-6) on Apr 28, 2017 relative to his alleged links to the illegal drug trade. Diaz is charged for grave neglect of duty […]

Jails are ‘weakest link’ in drug war – PDEA

DO arrested illegal drug personalities in Iloilo City continue to operate despite being jailed? The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)-6 believes so. “The drug personalities arrested are still giving directions on their counterparts, or distributors outside jails,” said PDEA-6 regional director Gil Pabilona, in the second joint meeting of the Iloilo City Peace and Order […]

132 city villages not yet illegal drug-free

ILLEGAL drugs continue to grip 132 of the 180 barangays in Iloilo City, according to the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)-6. PDEA-6 regional director Gil Pabilona presented the data to stakeholders, including City Hall officials led by Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog, Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Iloilo City, Sangguniang Panlunsod members, and barangay captains […]

2 Capitol employees face suspension over alleged irregularities at Sports Complex

TWO Capitol employees are facing suspension of two months relative to alleged irregularities at the Iloilo Sports Complex, particularly the non-remittance of collection users’ fees. The employees are Norlie Dela Peña, administrative officer 1; and Randy Olmido, administrative assistant 1, who are both assigned at the ISC. The fact-finding committee created by the Provincial Legal […]