loose firearms - updates

Rappler's latest stories on loose firearms


Ozamiz City officials surrender firearms given by Parojinog family

Aug 04, 2017 - 5:33 PM

The 42 loose firearms are surrendered to Chief Inspector Joven Espinido who is Ozamiz City s police chief

Negros police chief urges candidates to turn over firearms

Mar 14, 2016 - 2:05 PM

Chief Superintendent Conrad Capa says local bets will not be forced to hand over their guns but are encouraged to show good faith

Bishop calls for more troops in Bicol to stop poll violence

Oct 16, 2015 - 7:00 AM

At least 3 provinces in the Bicol region have been considered hot spots in past elections

State of emergency remains in some parts of Mindanao

May 27, 2015 - 11:27 AM

The state of emergency was declared 6 years ago

Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters members in their camp in Datu Saudi Ampatuan, Maguindanao in September 2012

On Earth Day, Negros environmental officer nabbed for loose guns

Apr 24, 2015 - 2:00 PM

The environmental chief of Don Salvador Benedicto town in Negros Occidental who has been aggressively fighting illegal loggers gets arrested for a gun with an expired license

45 AK47s recovered from NPA in Mindanao

Jun 10, 2014 - 2:22 PM

The campaign to recover these high powered firearms comes after a probe showing that 1 000 missing AK47s were sold to the New People s Army

89 firearms seized; bet questions raid

May 03, 2013 - 9:10 AM

The police have recovered a total of 89 firearms from the Peña home in Pulupandan Negros Occidental

PNP raids Negros bet's house

May 02, 2013 - 10:51 AM

4th UPDATE The Peñas are political allies of Negros Occidental Vice Gov Genaro Alvarez Jr who is running for governor under the NPC

Where were the cops?

Jan 05, 2013 - 5:04 PM

Deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte says the shooting incident in Cavite which resulted in the death of 8 should be a wake up call for the police who responded 30 minutes late

Accomplice in Cavite killing faces raps

Jan 05, 2013 - 1:32 PM

Updated He s now in police custody but insists he was forced to assist gunman Ronald Bae

8 dead, 9 wounded in Cavite carnage

Jan 04, 2013 - 5:13 PM

4th UPDATE The gunman Ronald Bae is shot dead after a morning rampage in a residential area in Kawit; he was a known drug dealer

Holiday gun ban? Aquino to discuss plan

Jan 04, 2013 - 3:07 PM

The Palace says proposals to impose a holiday gun ban will have to be discussed with President Aquino

PNP probe covers 45 gun owners

Jan 04, 2013 - 1:15 PM

Police records show there are 45 registered owners of 45 cal pistols within the vicinity of Stephanie Nicole Ella s home in Caloocan City

PNP warns gun owners

Dec 10, 2012 - 3:57 PM

The PNP announces that gun owners with expired licenses have until December 31 to renew them