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CITOM employees in drugs to receive bonus

December 18, 2012


Cebu City traffic enforcers found positive for illegal drug use during a surprise drug testing last Saturday will still be getting their Christmas bonuses from the city government scheduled for release on Friday. But Mayor Michael Rama said their employment contracts may no longer be renewed next year. “I already gave instructions that those CITOM […]

Buy- bust operations net two men

November 15, 2012


Two men suspected of selling illegal drugs in Cebu and Central Visayas were arrested in separate buybust operations last Tuesday night. Leonedes was the subject of a buy- bust operation of the Provincial Intelligence Branch ( PIB) of Cebu Provincial Police Office in sitio Cambontan, Carcar City, south Cebu. Police said the father and son […]

Man caught by father sniffing illegal drugs

November 12, 2012


Eight persons were arrested after they were allegedly caught sniffing illegal drugs in separate incidents in Cebu. Alein Grant Yuson, 32, and his three friends were caught by his father during a pot session in the living of their house in barangay Jubay, Liloan town, northern Cebu around 8 a. m. last Saturday. Police also […]

Child rapes, killings terrify parents in Iraq

November 9, 2012


BASRA, Iraq (AP) — The brutal crimes struck a nerve, even in a country that has seen a horrific amount of bloodshed in the past decade: Young Iraqi girls kidnapped, repeatedly raped and then bludgeoned to death in two separate incidents near the southern city of Basra. Despite a conviction in one case, a handful […]

Couple nabbed for drugs

November 9, 2012


TWO live- in partners and a man were arrested in a drug buy- bust operation in barangay Subangdaku, Mandaue City. Edgar Montayre allegedly sold a P300 pack of shabu to an undercover policeman in Wednesday night’s operation in sitio Pinahagbong. Police arrested Montayre and his live- in partner, Maymay Loayon, who held the buy- bust […]

‘Deal with streetkids’

October 29, 2012


Take the initiative in keeping street children away from vices and illegal activities, esepcially those sniffing rugby and solvents, a police official said. This was the advice of Senior Supt. Petronelli Baldebrin to the six station commanders in Mandaue City in dealing with street children. The new director of the Mandaue City Police Office (MCPO) […]

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 […]

Woman nabbed for illegal drugs

October 22, 2012


October 22, 2012 By Correspondent Jucell Marie P. Cuyos    A 48-YEAR-OLD woman was arrested for allegedly selling illegal drugs in barangay Tipolo, Mandaue City. Nilda Estreller allegedly sold three packs of suspected shabu worth P600 to a poseur buyer last Satruday night, said police. The buy-bust operation was conducted at Jayme Compound by members […]

Cebu City police unfamiliar with Ashtec -10 use, sale

October 20, 2012


No arrests have been made yet of persons using the injectable drug Ashtect-10 in Cebu City, where police said they were aware it was circulating in barangay Kamagayan but don’t know much yet about the trend. Chief Insp. Romeo Santander, chief of the City Police Intelligence Branch (CIB), said he woud meet soon with the […]

New street drug worries Cebu City brgys

October 19, 2012


The blackmarket sale of an injectable drug, Ashtec-10, has barangay officials in Cebu City worried about dealing with another source of drug dependence. It costs P250 per vial on the street and claims to be Nalbuphine Hydrochloride, the same composition as Nubain, a regulated painkiller. “Bag-ong gamit sa mga adik-adik. Daghang baligya,” said Cebu City […]