Phiippine National Police - updates

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'Police bungled this': Detained NDF members ordered released

Aug 03, 2019 - 3:50 PM

Quezon City prosecutors order further investigation into the charges, but indicate in their resolutions the lack of evidence to back police claims

ARRESTED ACTIVISTS. NCRPO chief Guillermo Eleazar and QCPD director Joselito Esquivel briefs the media on July 24, 2019, on the arrest of National Democratic Front members Alexander and Winona Birondo. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

5 arrested for kidnapping fellow Chinese

Aug 03, 2019 - 3:18 PM

Police say the victim's family reportedly gave the kidnappers nearly a million pesos as initial payment for the release of the victim

ARRESTED. Police present the alleged kidnappers of Xing Zhao (in mask, at right) in Camp Crame on August 3, 2019. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Albayalde sacks cops who 'leaked' memo on ACT teachers

Jan 07, 2019 - 12:55 PM

(UPDATED) Philippine National Police chief Oscar Albayalde says the leakage caused unwanted 'panic' from the Alliance of Concerned Teachers

PNP Chief Director General Oscar Albayalde during press conference at Camp Crame on Wednesday, August 22, 2018. Photo by DARREN LANGIT

Police release photos of suspects in Cotabato mall bombing

Jan 05, 2019 - 12:51 PM

The photos were culled from CCTV footage on the second floor of South Seas Mall

DO YOU KNOW HIM? Police have asked the public for help in identifying this man, believed to be aged 25 to 30, suspected of involvement in the Cotabato City New Year’s Eve blast. Photo from Special Investigation Task Group SouthSeas

SAF: Tagaligtas

Jan 26, 2016 - 10:49 AM

The PNP Special Action Force marks the first year 44 of their brethren were killed in the Mamasapano clash