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The Philippine National Police confirms that the Philippine Military Academy cadet Darwin Dormitorio – who died inside the barracks earlier this week – was a victim of hazing. Photo from the Facebook page of Darwin Dormitorio

PNP confirms PMA cadet died due to hazing

MANILA – The Philippine National Police (PNP) confirmed that the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) cadet who died inside the barracks earlier this week was...
Central Command chief Lieutenant General Noel Clement was appointed as the next chief of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, according to Defense secretary Delfin Lorenzana. 10TH INFANTRY AGILA DIVISION PHILIPPINE ARMY FACEBOOK PAGE

Duterte picks Clement as new AFP chief

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte selected Central Command chief Lieutenant General Noel Clement as the next chief of the Armed Forces of the Philippines,...
Justice secretary Menardo Guevarra orders the suspension of manhunt operations against freed heinous crime convicts after a number of surrenderers exceeded the number of prisoners released through the good conduct time allowance law. GMA NETWORK

DOJ halts manhunt vs freed heinous crime convicts

MANILA – The Department of Justice (DOJ) ordered the Philippine National Police (PNP) to suspend the manhunt operations against inmates released through the good...
Following the controversy of the good conduct time allowance law, President Rodrigo Duterte orders a total revamp at the Bureau of Corrections. BUCOR.GOV.PH

Duterte orders total BuCor revamp

MANILA – Following the controversy of the good conduct time allowance (GCTA) law, President Rodrigo Duterte ordered a total revamp at the Bureau of...
President Rodrigo Duterte says he will ask Justice secretary Menardo Guevarra and other prison officials to expedite the release of sick and elderly inmates who are detained inside the New Bilibid Prison in Muntinlupa City. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Speedy release of sick, elderly inmates mulled

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte wanted to expedite the release of sick and elderly inmates who are detained inside the New Bilibid Prison in...
President Rodrigo Dutertte’ deadline for convicts believed to have been erroneously released based on the Good Conduct Time Allowance ends today. Those who will fail to surrender before the deadline may face warrantless arrest. PHOTOVILLE INTERNATIONAL

P1-M bounty dangled for fugitive convicts

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte is offering P1 million to anyone who can capture a heinous crime convict freed through the expanded...
In this May 28, 2013, file photo, Taiwanese investigators ride a rubber boat as they inspect a ship involved in the alleged shooting of a Taiwanese fisherman while they continue their probe in Manila, Philippines. A Philippine court found eight Filipino coast guard personnel guilty Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019 of conspiring to shoot and kill a Taiwanese fisherman in a 2013 incident at sea that strained ties between the neighboring nations. AP

8 Coast Guard men found guilty in death of Taiwanese fisherman

MANILA – A court has convicted eight personnel of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) of homicide following the death of a Taiwanese...
“What the President intended to say was: ‘Inambush ka na, buhay ka pa,” says Presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo. GMA NEWS

Duterte didn’t order ambush on ex-mayor Loot – Palace

MANILA – The Malacañang has denied President Rodrigo Duterte’s involvement in the ambush of former mayor Vicente Loot of Daanbantayan, Cebu...

As Indonesia’s forests burn, haze clouds parts of Visayas, Mindanao

Manila — Parts of the Visayas and Mindanao are seeing hazy skies amid neighboring Indonesia’s forest fires, officials said.Regional...
Under the revised Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act 10592, heinous crime convicts are now excluded from earning time allowance grants, according to Justice secretary Menardo Guevarra. BUREAU OF CORRECTIONS

GCTA law’s revised rules exclude convicted heinous criminals

MANILA – Prisoners who were convicted for heinous crimes are now excluded from earning time allowance grants, under the revised Implementing Rules and Regulations...

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