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Naming and shaming the generals

Jul 09, 2016 - 9:30 AM

What justification legal or moral was there for having embarrassed the police generals before a finding of culpability against them was reached?

DENIALS. In this file photo, Quezon City Police District director PCSupt. Edgardo Tinio (left) accepts the command flag from NCRPO and outgoing QCPD director PCSupt. Joel Pagdilao on July 30, 2015. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Duterte fed wrong info on shamed cops? Malabo 'yan – Panelo

Jul 07, 2016 - 4:21 PM

What if President Duterte s accusations against top cops turn out to be false? It will never happen says his chief legal counsel

ACCUSATIONS. President Rodrigo Duterte salutes troops of the Philippine Air Force during their 69th anniversary celebration on July 5, 2016 at Haribon Hangar, Clark Air Base in Pampanga. Photo by REY S. BANIQUET/PPD

Roxas generals? Mar says file cases, don't spread rumors

Jul 06, 2016 - 6:30 PM

The Liberal Party s defeated presidential bet distances himself from the police generals linked by President Duterte to drugs

NO 'ROXAS GENERALS.' Mar Roxas, then DILG chief, joins then-president Benigno Aquino III during an event in Camp Bagong Diwa. File photo by Gil Nartea/Malacañang Photo Bureau

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Jul 06, 2016 - 12:00 PM

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Napolcom: Probe on police generals 'done in 7 days'

Jul 06, 2016 - 10:51 AM

The National Police Commission vows a swift investigation into the police generals linked by President Rodrigo Duterte to the drug trade

Garbo on drug links: Duterte fed 'wrong, poison info'

Jul 05, 2016 - 9:45 PM

This is a sad day for those who believe in righteousness integrity and honesty retired Police Deputy Director General Marcelo Garbo Jr tells Rappler

DRUG LINKS? Retired Police Deputy Director General Marcelo Garbo, Jr (center) during turnover rights at Camp Bagong Diwa in 2015. File photo by Gil Nartea/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Cebu town mayor denies being drug lord protector

Jul 05, 2016 - 8:35 PM

I will be tried by publicity I hope I could be given the chance to clear my name says former PNP director for training service Vicente Loot now mayor of Daanbantayan Cebu

INTRIGUES? Retired police general Vicente Loot, recently elected mayor of Daanbantayan town in Cebu, says rumors about his involvement in the illegal drug trade are intrigues due to his wife's long political career. Photo from PNP Region VI Twitter account

Generals to Duterte: We're not involved in illegal drugs

Jul 05, 2016 - 7:13 PM

3rd UPDATE Two generals previously assigned in Metro Manila say they re willing to undergo lifestyle checks

Incoming Quezon City Police District (QCPD) director PCSupt. Edgardo Tinio (L) accepts the command flag from newly installed NCRPO and outgoing QCPD director PCSupt. Joel Pagdilao during the turn over ceremony inside the QCPD headquarters at the Camp Karingal in Quezon City on July 30, 2015. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

PNP chief to probe generals linked to drug trade

Jul 05, 2016 - 6:21 PM

I have a heavy heart receiving this information but I have a job to do says PNP Director General Ronald Bato Dela Rosa after President Duterte announces names of policemen supposedly helping drug syndicates

JOB TO DO. PNP chief Bato Dela Rosa says he will investigate the alleged involvement of police generals named by President Duterte

Ex-lawmaker Edgar Valdez to be detained at Camp Bagong Diwa

Mar 02, 2015 - 8:16 PM

The former party list representative will be joining in the facility other suspects in the pork barrel scam: Janet Napoles Gigi Reyes and Masbate Governor Rizalina Seachon Lanete

Controversial officers among 10 promoted PNP generals

Apr 14, 2014 - 8:04 PM

Among them are Marcelo Garbo Jr who led the administration s chess game against the Garcias of Cebu and Benjamin Magalong who affirmed the delisting of wanted man Delfin Lee

NEW GENERALS ANNOUNCED. In this photo, President Benigno Aquino III (center) is flanked by DILG Secretary Mar Roxas (L) and PNP Chief Dir Gen Alan Purisima during a Command Conference at Camp Crame. Photo by Rey Baniquet/Malacañang Photo Bureau