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LP tells PNP: Show determination in chasing lawbreaking cops

Sep 04, 2017 - 3:44 PM

UPDATED The LP says the PNP’s credibility is in danger of sinking even deeper as it [faces] the risk of being perceived as no different from criminal syndicates

CALOOCAN, AGAIN? Caloocan cops claim Carl Arnaiz shot at cops. Rappler file photo

Understanding public support for Duterte's drugs war

Apr 06, 2017 - 5:57 PM

What the seemingly contradictory results of the Pulse Asia and SWS surveys in December 2016 tell us

'I'M A PUSHER.' A woman mourns the loss of her husband, next to a placard which reads, 'I'm a pusher.' Her husband was shot dead by an unidentified gunman in Manila on July 23, 2016. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Trust in Duterte erodes among the poor

Apr 05, 2017 - 5:27 PM

It is not interestingly the case among the middle class and the rich among whom the President s trust ratings are statistically unchanged since July 2016

WITH THE PEOPLE. Duterte listening to a Davao City resident in his office. Photo by Davao City Government

What's the new PNP Drug Enforcement Group like?

Mar 10, 2017 - 4:37 PM

Senior Superintendent Graciano Mijares explains how the new group is different from the now dissolved PNP Anti Illegal Drugs Group

'LESS BLOODY' DRUG WAR. Senior Superintendent Graciano Mijares Graciano Mijares heads the new PNP Drug Enforcement Group. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

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Sep 01, 2016 - 1:35 PM

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Duterte on De Lima, Barangay & SK polls, South China Sea | 6PM wRap

Aug 29, 2016 - 7:13 PM

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Aug 26, 2016 - 1:25 PM

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Aug 23, 2016 - 9:25 PM

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Aug 11, 2016 - 8:13 PM

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Aug 09, 2016 - 11:48 AM

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Aug 04, 2016 - 11:59 AM

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Aug 03, 2016 - 7:46 PM

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Aug 01, 2016 - 8:16 PM

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De Lima files Senate reso to probe drug suspect killings

Jul 14, 2016 - 1:10 PM

We know all too well of the several instances of police rub outs and the number of shortcuts taken by law enforcers in the guise of legitimate self defense or defense of others says Senator Leila de Lima

WAR VS DRUGS. Police officers investigate the dead body of an alleged drug dealer, his face covered with packing tape and a placard reading "I'm a pusher", on a street in Manila on July 8, 2016. Senator Leila de Lima wants to investigate the rising number of drug suspects being killed. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Palace to critics of war vs drugs: Show proof of violations

Jul 09, 2016 - 4:13 PM

UPDATED Malacañang says it is open to any investigation on the rising death toll among drug suspects but allegations should be backed up by substantive evidence

FIND PROOF. Some drugs recovered by the National Bureau of Investigation during a raid in May 2016. File photo by Ben Nabong / Rappler