Browsing All posts tagged under »abuse«

Man accused of raping daughter

December 17, 2012


A 32-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping his 12-year-old daughter in barangay Bago, Asturias town, western Cebu. The father was drunk when the alleged abuse took place inside their house around 4 a.m. last Saturday, PO2 Cesar Climaco of Asturias police said. Police said the victim was sleeping with her siblings in their room […]

M’daue mayor reminded of ‘pink room’ ordinance

November 5, 2012


MANDAUE City Councilor Editha Cabahug filed a resolution reminding Mayor Jonas Cortes of the city ordinance in establishing a pink room in the Mandaue City Hospital. “Nataligam-an lang seguro ni mao naghimo ta ug resolution nga mu remind ni mayor nga naay existing ordinance regarding aning pag-establish ug pink room sa syudad,” Cabahug told Cebu […]

Police arrest carpenter, rescue 16-year-old child chained at home; child abuse raps ready

October 25, 2012


Mandaue City police arrested a 52-year-old carpenter for selling marijuana in sitio Sudlon, barangay Maguikay last Tuesday evening. The carpenter’s legal woes were aggravated after police discovered that he was using his 16-year-old daughter to sell illegal drugs trade. The girl, who appears mentally handicapped, was found chained to a wooden bed during day-time. The […]

Mandaue street kid is Alay Lakad scholar

October 24, 2012


October 24, 2012 By Correspondent Jucell Marie P. Cuyos     IT was a sweet day for former street kid Jason Caba. The 16-year-old Caba was one of four street kids who received plaques of recognition from Mandaue City Mayor Jonas Cortes as recipients of the Alay Lakad Scholarships last week. Caba said he credits […]

Abused asong pinoy gets facial surgery

October 10, 2012


by Carine M. Asutilla, Correspondent   A dog believed to be a victim of abuse underwent facial surgery to repair its disfigured face. It took an eight-man team of veterinary surgeons four hours to attach the dog’s nose, hard palette and skin. The Aspin (Asong Pinoy) they named Kenneth was found by a traysikad driver […]

Social workers debrief girl who stabbed pa to defend mother

September 19, 2012


Social workers are exploring the possibility of relocating the family of the 11 year-old girl who killed her father in a flareup of domestic violence in Argao town, Cebu. “Going back to Masbate is an option. If we assess that their relatives there are capable of supporting the mother and the children, then we can […]

Stepfather stabs sleeping 5-yr-old

July 27, 2012


A SLEEPING 5-year-old girl was stabbed by the lover of her mother in barangay Basak San Nicolas, Cebu City early morning yesterday. Before the incident, the child’s 39-year-old mother and her live in partner Pedro Navares, 55 were having a drinking session in their house. As the night wore on they engaged in a heated […]

Carcar City official accused of maltreating boys

May 10, 2012


A Carcar City official was accused yesterday of slapping two boys and pointing his gun at them after a near-car accident in barangay Bolinawan, Carcar City. Edgardo Oca, city administrator of Carcar City, was charged before the Office of the Ombudsman in the Visayas with serious misconduct, grave abuse of authority and conduct unbecoming of […]

Students seek apology, P1.5 million from STC

April 12, 2012


    A public apology, reimbursement of tuition and other school fees and P1.5 million in damages. These were the demands listed by four students who were barred from attending last month’s graduation ceremonies at the St. Theresa’s College (STC), their lawyer said yesterday. STC lawyers said they welcomed the complaint filed by the students […]

Police Child in murder case too upset to talk

March 27, 2012


POLICE said they still have no clue about who or why a trisikad driver and his Aeta wife were shot dead in their cottage in Naga City Sunday dawn. Their 9-year-old son was in the house during the shooting and saw the remains of his murdered parents, but police said he’s too traumatized to be […]