Philippines

3 ranking police officials relieved from post

3 ranking police officials relieved from post By Christopher Lloyd Caliwan   MANILA — Three ranking police officials were relieved from their posts effective on Thursday. In an order signed by Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Gen. Archie Gamboa, relieved from their posts were Brig. Gen. Valeriano de Leon, Police Regional Office 7 (Central Visayas) director; Col. … Continue reading

Philippines

PNP acquires 10 new choppers

PNP acquires 10 new choppers By Che Palicte   DAVAO CITY (Philippines News Agency) –The Philippine National Police (PNP) has acquired 10 new helicopters to further enhance its crime-fighting capability, an official said on Thursday.  Lt. Gen. Archie Francisco Gamboa, PNP deputy chief for operations, said the new helicopters worth PHP1.75 billion will be the police’s … Continue reading