Patrol 117 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Patrol 117


Gov’t says 911 hotline charges to stay during transition period

Jul 29, 2016 - 8:43 PM

While the President wants 911 emergency calls to be free the DILG says fees would be charged during the transition period to the new system

Heeding gov't, Globe to charge P5 for 911 calls

Jul 28, 2016 - 9:03 AM

UPDATED As mandated by government Globe s general counsel says the telecommunication company is prepared to relay voice calls for the 911 and 8888 hotlines starting August 1

Call or tweet: National emergency hotline 117 to use social media

Oct 29, 2014 - 7:06 PM

Patrol 117 and DILG s Central Office Disaster Information Coordinating Center CODIX will use disaster information platform Project Agos to promote public safety

IMPROVE RESPONSE. The workshop participants from DILG-CODIX and Patrol 117 led by DILG director Allan Tabel (4th from right, 2nd line) with some of the Rappler team. All photos by David Lozada/ Rappler

DLSU condemns 'barbaric act' of hazing

Jul 05, 2014 - 1:01 PM

This is an unconscionable and barbaric act that deserves no place in human society the De La Salle University says in a statement

BARBARIC. The De La Salle University condemns the recent hazing incident that killed a La Sallian student and injured 3 others.  File photo from Wikicommons

DLS-CSB president on frat recruitment: Just say no

Jul 03, 2014 - 9:48 AM

When you say no you will be a victor and not a victim De La Salle College of St Benilde President and Chancellor Dennis Magbanua tells his students

JUST SAY NO. De La Salle-College of St Benilde President and Chancellor Dennis Magbanua calls on students to stop joining fraternities. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

Fake calls overwhelm PH emergency hotline

Sep 28, 2013 - 8:37 PM

In 2012 alone over two million prank calls are received through the government emergency hotline