118 ARRESTED, 91 FIREARMS SIEZED IN VIOLATION OF COMELEC GUN BAN LAW IN REGION 1

By Larry Madarang CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO –Authorities have arrested 118 persons and seized 91 firearms since  the implementation of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) gun ban. Chief Supt. Romeo Sapitula, regional director of the Police Regional Office-Ilocos Region (PRO-1) said, “the Region 1 police was able seized 91 assorted firearms composed of 20 […]

Igorot Phil Army General awards medals to Cordi cops

Camp Major Bado Dangwa, La Trinidad Benguet — The commander of the Mechanized Infantry Division (MID) of the Philippine Army awarded medals to 15 cops of Police Regional Office Cordillera (PROCOR) during the flag raising ceremony and Distinguished Visitor Program at Camp Major Bado Dangwa,La Trinidad, Benguet this morning.   Brigadier General Bismarck Soliba, MID […]

GUN FOR HIRE ARRESTED IN ILOCOS SUR

CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO — Police authorities in Ilocos Sur have arrested a gun for hire suspect in a drug buy-bust operation conducted over the week. Police Chief Superintendent Romulo E. Sapitula, Regional Director, identified the suspect as Marvin Y. Macugay, 30 years old, single and a resident of Sta. Cruz, Sinait, Ilocos Sur, […]

CORDI COPS UNDERGO MOTORCYCLE TRAINING

  CAMP BADO DANGWA, Benguet — 50 police officers of Police Regional Office Cordillera (PROCOR) started training their Motorcycle Riding Course (MCRC) at Camp Major Bado Dangwa. The MCRC is a specialized training for police and other law enforce agencies that is focused on the development and enhancement of the skills of the participants. It is […]

AMBULANCE DRIVER IN ABRA SHOT DEAD

CAMP BADO DANGWA, La Trinidad, Benguet — An ambulance driver was shot dead after a drinking spree over the week. Chief Supt. Rolando Nana, Cordillera region police chief identified the victim as as Larry Tanura Baldemor aka “Aning”, 45, ambulance driver in the municipality of San Juan, Abra, and resident of Namit-ingan, Dolores, Abra. Reports […]

PAINTER FACES RAPS FOR ILLEGAL DRUGS AND GUN BAN

  CAMP MAJOR BADO DANGWA, La Trinidad, Benguet — A house painter is now in hot water after he is charged of the sale of illegal drugs and for violation of the Commission on Election’s gun ban. Chief Supt. Rolando Z, Nana, Cordillera police regional director identified the suspect as as Raffy Bondame Reballos, 32, […]

PANGASINAN ONLINE TRADER DUPED IN BAGUIO

CAMP BADO DANGWA, Benguet— An online trader has filed charges of estafa/swindling and reckless imprudence resulting to physical injuries against an online buyer after she was duped by the suspects in Baguio City recently. Chief Supt. Rolando Nana, Cordillera regional police chief identified the suspects as Carlo Hernandez “aka” Sonny Culimay Caballero, 40 years old, […]

Abrenian Is First Gun Ban Violator

Bangued, Abra — An Abrenian is the first gun ban violator in the Cordillera region. Right after instituting checkpoints all over Abra, policemen caught Mark John Bumatnong Biccay tucking a loaded caliber .38 revolver on his waste as he was passing through a Comelec checkpoint at Tangadan, San Quintin, Abra on Monday afternoon. Unable to show […]