Philippine National Police-Highway Patrol Group - updates

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With nearly 5,000 crash incidents, how do we make Iloilo roads safer?

Jul 21, 2017 - 9:52 PM

The province of Iloilo home to 1 81 million people records nearly 5 000 road crash incidents in the first half of 2017

WATCH: Cagayan police draw pedestrian lane made of chalk

Jun 10, 2017 - 9:33 PM

Tuguegarao residents are not used to crossing pedestrian lanes because there aren t too many of them to begin with

MMDA, HPG to apprehend private cars using EDSA bus lanes

Jan 13, 2016 - 9:53 AM

Starting January 18 private vehicles will be caught if they use bus lanes on EDSA southbound Shaw to Guadalupe

HEAVY TRAFFIC. Starting January 18, private vehicles using the yellow bus lanes on EDSA will be apprehended. Rappler file photo

MMDA proposes modular bridges to ease traffic flow

Sep 18, 2015 - 9:11 AM

In another bid to speed up traffic flow the MMDA proposes the construction of 5 modular bridges which can be built within 4 to 6 weeks in strategic choke points

SOLVING TRAFFIC. Metro Manila mayors, along with the Highway Patrol Group and the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority, discuss strategies to ease worsening traffic in the metropolis. Photo by Katerina Francisco/Rappler

Metro Manila mayors call for 'harmonized' traffic strategies

Sep 17, 2015 - 7:55 PM

Metro Manila mayors meet in a bid to consolidate different strategies and proposals to solve the traffic woes of the Philippine capital region

DISCUSSING TRAFFIC. Metro Manila mayors meet with the MMDA and HPG to discuss various proposals to alleviate traffic in the Philippine capital region. Photo by Katerina Francisco/Rappler

SAF troopers to join HPG in manning EDSA traffic

Sep 10, 2015 - 11:29 AM

Chief Superintendent Arnold Gunnacao PNP Highway Patrol Group director says the Special Action Force responded to his call for reinforcement to direct traffic along EDSA

TRAFFIC CHAOS. Commuters stranded along Commonwealth Avenue on Tuesday during rush hour. The government deployed HPG along EDSA in a bid to solve the traffic problem. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

New traffic strategies on EDSA 'effective' – Palace

Sep 09, 2015 - 5:17 PM

But Malacañang admits that the traffic jams caused by Tuesday s flash floods and torrential rains greatly hindered efforts to ease congestion in the capital region

DAILY STRUGGLE. Commuters stranded in a traffic along Commonwealth Avenue on Tuesday during rush hour. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Palace: No need for traffic czar

Sep 05, 2015 - 7:56 PM

Malacañang says it is focused on a well coordinated government action plan on addressing Metro Manila traffic and not giving titles

EDSA TRAFFIC. The Philippine National Police Highway Patrol Group will be the lead traffic enforcer in EDSA starting September 7, 2015.

Traffic enforcers from MMDA, PNP to restore road discipline – Tolentino

Aug 10, 2015 - 9:25 AM

About 500 personnel from the MMDA and their counterparts from the PNP highway patrol group will be deployed from Balintawak to Pasay along EDSA

TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT. Personnel from the MMDA and the PNP-HPG will be jointly deployed along EDSA to manage traffic and ensure peace and order. Rappler file photo