Philippines

Cascolan named PNP OIC until chief’s recovery

Cascolan named PNP OIC until chief’s recovery By Christopher Lloyd Caliwan  MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  – Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo Año has designated Lt. Gen. Camilo Cascolan as the officer-in-charge (OIC) of the Philippine National Police following the helicopter crash on Thursday that injured PNP chief, Gen. Archie Gamboa … Continue reading

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Tough sanctions for inaction vs. illegal gambling: PNP

Tough sanctions for inaction vs. illegal gambling: PNP By Christopher Lloyd Caliwan  MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Tuesday assured tough sanctions for police officials who are not taking action on illegal gambling operations. PNP deputy chief for operations, Lt. Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, said he will meet concerned directorates with … Continue reading

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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