Metro Manila crime - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Metro Manila crime


FACT CHECK: Metro Manila, not PH, recorded 30% crime dip in May 2018

May 31, 2018 - 10:09 PM

(UPDATED) Nonetheless, police data shows that the Philippines saw a 21.8% decrease in index crimes in the first 11 months of 2017 versus the same period in 2016

PNP to form group vs Caloocan riding-in-tandem shooters

Apr 28, 2018 - 8:43 PM

Metro Manila police chief Director Camilo Cascolan says it will be a small group predominantly composed of cop operatives

READY FOR SHOOTERS. Quezon City cops accept motorcycles from the city government to fight riding-in-tandem killers. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

New Metro Manila police slogan: 'We are pro-poor and pro-weak'

Apr 25, 2018 - 7:25 PM

'I don't care if you are wearing shorts, tsinelas.... I will prioritize you,' says new Metro Manila police chief Camilo Cascolan

NEW SLOGAN. Metro Manila police chief Director Camilo Cascolan speaks in Camp Bagong Diwa. Photo from NCRPO

Rappler Talk: Camilo Cascolan on policing Metro Manila

Apr 25, 2018 - 2:54 PM

Watch Rappler's one-on-one interview with National Capital Region Police Office chief Director Camilo Cascolan on Wednesday, April 25

No major crime in Metro Manila during Pacquiao fight

May 03, 2015 - 5:36 PM

But 2 men are shot dead in separate incidents in Batangas and Cagayan de Oro a person is stabbed in Samar and another person is hit by a stray bullet in Laguna

'FIGHT OF THE CENTURY.' A Filipino looks at a Manny Pacquiao vs Floyd Mayweather Jr. souvenir shirt at a store in Manila, Philippines, 02 May 2015. Pacquiao will fight Mayweater Jr. for the WBC welterweight title bout on 02 May 2015 in Las Vegas. Photo by Ritchie Tongco/EPA

PNP audits cops' crime reports in NCR 'experiment'

Nov 28, 2014 - 7:57 AM

It sounds easy and downright basic to many but the PNP finally begins auditing its crime data

PNP’s Purisima to finally face Senate

Sep 30, 2014 - 7:15 AM

Should PNP chief Director General Alan Purisima be asked about allegations of corruption at Grace Poe s committee it will be the first time he s addressing the issue

Enzo Pastor 'gunman' takes back confession

Sep 08, 2014 - 7:29 PM

But Quezon City police chief Richard Albano says PO2 Edgar Angel was not forced to admit to the crime and his confession remains valid

GUNMAN. PO2 Edgar Angel, the confessed gunman in the murder of race car driver Racer Enzo Pastor, faces the media at a news briefing at Camp Karingal in Quezon City on August 27, 2014. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Japanese man kidnapped in Parañaque

Dec 15, 2013 - 9:13 AM

Two unidentified suspects abducted Hayato Sumi from his establishment in Brgy Don Bosco Parañaque at around 7:40 pm Saturday