Three face drug raps

ROXAS CITY, Capiz – Three persons are facing charges for illegal drug peddling after they were apprehended in a buy-bust operation on March 29, 2018 in President Roxas town. Charges for violation of Republic Act 9165 (Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002) will be filed before the Provincial Prosecutor’s Office against Peter John Ordas, 24, […]

PDEA-6 to review if anti-drug councils are working

THE Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA-6) said it will look into the functionality of the anti-drug councils in municipalities and barangays of Western Visayas. Wardley Getalla, PDEA-6 regional director, said that they are currently verifying whether the municipal anti-drug abuse council (MADAC) and the barangay anti-drug abuse council (BADAC) in the region are fully active. […]

Some anti-drug councils still non-functional – IPPO

DESPITE Pres. Rodrigo Duterte’s call for cooperation from local officials, some barangay and municipal anti-drug councils remain non-functional, according to the Iloilo Police Provincial Office (IPPO). IPPO director Senior Supt. Marlon Tayaba, who was invited during the question hour of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan’s regular session on March 26, 2018, said that one of their concerns […]