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House panel recommends charges vs cops over secret jail cell in Tondo

Oct 09, 2018 - 12:05 PM

The House committee on human rights says the living conditions of detainees inside the jail cell were 'beyond humane' and violated UN standards

IN THE DARK. Twelve allegedly illegally detained men and women are found in a 'hidden lock-up cell' in MPD Station 1 on April 27, 2017. Photo by Eloisa Lopez/Rappler

Vigilante says police claim their kills in Tondo

Oct 06, 2018 - 9:00 PM

In part 3 of the 7-part Murder in Manila series, sources tell Rappler that at least two suspects were killed by the police-backed Confederate Sentinels Group Tondo Chapter 2

Vigilante claims Tondo police chief gave orders for drug war killings

Oct 05, 2018 - 10:55 PM

In Part 2 of the 7-part Murder in Manila series, at least 9 sources tell Rappler that the police actively supported the work of the Confederate Sentinels Group (CSG) Tondo Chapter 2

Where Philippine cops go unpunished, just recycled

Jun 28, 2018 - 2:00 PM

Under the Duterte administration, the Philippine National Police introduces a pattern: reinstating cops who have been dismissed, accused of wrongdoing or dragged into scandals

RECYCLING? Cops sacked during controversies return with positions in the PNP. Graphic by Alyssa Arizabal

CHR recommends charges vs cops over secret jail cell in Tondo

May 10, 2017 - 5:05 PM

The Commission on Human Rights also calls on the Philippine National Police to guarantee the safety of the 12 detainees found inside the hidden cell

/ APRIL 28, 2017 NCRPO Chief Oscar Albayalde with Station 1 commander Supt. Roberto Domingo during inspection the alleged hidden detention cell' inside the Police Station 1 in Raxabago, Tondo, Manila. PHOTO BY INOUE JAENA

Human Rights Watch urges PH gov't to release 'secret jail' detainees

Apr 29, 2017 - 10:49 AM

These detainees have been wrongfully held and should be freed with adequate protections against police reprisal says the international watchdog

'SECRET JAIL.' The Human Rights Watch urges the Philippine government to immediately release detainees found in a 'secret jail' in Police Station 1 in Tondo, Manila. File photo by Eloisa Lopez/Rappler

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Apr 28, 2017 - 9:34 PM

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Police blame ASEAN holiday for jailed suspects without charges

Apr 28, 2017 - 3:11 PM

But those detained inside the narrow detention area claim some have been there beyond 36 hours

TONDO POLICE. Former MPD Station 1 Commander Superintendent Robert Domingo talks to the media before the CHR discovers the hidden jail cell behind the bookshelf. Photo by Eloise Lopez

Secret jail in Tondo? 'We really don’t know,' says NCR chief

Apr 28, 2017 - 1:09 PM

The police chief of Metro Manila admits the detention facility is below the PNP s standards

POLICE CHIEFS. NCRPO chief Oscar Albayalde (L) and MPD chief Joel Coronel (R) during preparations for ASEAN summit security. File photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

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Apr 28, 2017 - 11:39 AM

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Secret cell in police station 'absolutely prohibited' – CHR

Apr 28, 2017 - 10:14 AM

UPDATED Commission on Human Rights Chairperson Chito Gascon reminds the police of their strict obligation to act only in accordance with law

Police station chief relieved over secret jail cell

Apr 28, 2017 - 9:31 AM

Superintendent Robert Domingo is relieved after a Commission on Human Rights team finds a hidden lock up cell inside his precinct in Tondo Manila

HIDDEN CELL. The 'lock-up cell' was found behind a bookshelf in Station 1, Tondo. Rappler photo

CHR team finds detainees in 'secret' police cell

Apr 27, 2017 - 9:31 PM

UPDATED The secret cell is found hidden behind a bookshelf in Police Station 1 Tondo Manila