bullet-planting scam - updates

Rappler's latest stories on bullet-planting scam


Laglag-bala probe, misused funds, South China Sea case | 12PM wRap

Nov 13, 2015 - 12:39 PM

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Manila prosecutor orders release of bullet-planting victim at seaport

Nov 11, 2015 - 9:28 PM

The Manila prosecutor s office cites similarities with reported cases of passengers at airports being apprehended for allegedly carrying live bullets in their bags

SIMILARITIES. Prosecutors have ordered the release of passengers apprehended for allegedly carrying bullets in their luggage.

Carpio on sea row, Marcos hits Honrado, crash probe | 12PM wRap

Nov 06, 2015 - 1:11 PM

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Abaya on laglag-bala woes: Review Firearms and Ammunition Act

Nov 04, 2015 - 7:59 PM

There are 1 212 cases of intercepted ammunition at NAIA terminals so far this year

NO PROOF YET. "So far, we have not established any fact to show any syndicate planting [bullets], but any passenger wrongly charged with planted evidence deserves all the attention of the government," DOTC Secretary Jun Abaya says. Photo by Chrisee Dela Paz / Rappler

Davao City acts to prevent laglag-bala

Nov 04, 2015 - 5:02 PM

Davao City police give tips on how to curb laglag bala modus and airport extortion

First airport laglag-bala complaint filed with NBI

Nov 03, 2015 - 7:38 PM

The justice department has also ordered the National Bureau of Investigation to form a special task force to probe the incidents at Manila s airport

MODUS OPERANDI. At least 6,000 netizens have expressed support for a Change.org petition seeking an investigation and end to this extortion scam at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport.

Duterte vows to lawyer for laglag-bala victims

Nov 02, 2015 - 10:48 PM

The Davao City mayor also appeals to the President from whom he has never asked a favor Please Mr President do something about the laglag bala problem

TIMELINE: Recent cases of alleged bullet scam at NAIA

Nov 02, 2015 - 8:45 PM

Authorities at NAIA have apprehended at least 5 people for allegedly carrying bullets inside their bags A similar incident was also reported at Davao airport

CLIMATE OF FEAR. OFW advocates and lawmakers say alleged scams at NAIA are creating fear among passengers. AFP file photo

‘Laglag bala’ probe, Roxas’ cabinet, Russian plane crash | 12PM wRap

Nov 02, 2015 - 12:40 PM

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Gov't won't tolerate 'laglag bala' – Abaya

Nov 01, 2015 - 1:03 AM

The DOTC says it is studying the structure of aviation security setting up additional CCTVs changing handling procedures and stepping up the investigation on the alleged laglag bala scam

TANIM BALA. 'We have terminated and have filed charges against OTS and MIAA personnel before and will not hesitate to do it at all,' Abaya says

Susan Ople calls for release of NAIA 'bullet planting' scam victim

Oct 27, 2015 - 6:36 PM

OFW advocate Susan Ople also urges the government to investigate alleged airport scams which she says is creating a climate of fear among returning OFWs

CLIMATE OF FEAR. OFW advocate Susan Ople says alleged scams at NAIA are creating a "climate of fear" among returning migrant workers. AFP file photo