Senator Francis Escudero says his committee will review if there is a need to launch a Senate probe into the P900-million internal fraud at Metrobank
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Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II also orders the Bureau of Corrections to submit an initial report on the incident
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Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II also says he plans to replace the Special Action Force troops with soldiers inside Bilibid
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV says the DOJ order is 'proof' that retired Davao cop Arturo Lascañas told the 'truth' about President Rodrigo Duterte in connection with the Davao Death Squad
(UPDATED) Even after the discovery of false claims and an old unrelated photo, Aguirre stands by his Department Order 385 to probe into a supposed destabilization plot by opposition leaders
Secretary Aguirre is inclined to reverse his predecessor's legal opinion in 2014 which took away from the Bureau of Fire Protection the regulation over casinos
The National Bureau of Investigation is ordered to determine whether or not charges should be filed against anyone over the Resorts World Manila attack
Alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles is back at the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology facility in Taguig after two years at the women's correctional in Mandaluyong
All the judicial bodies are now at play in the biggest corruption scandal in recent history. Where are they, so far, when it comes to Janet Lim Napoles?
NBI-Bacolod head Renoir Baldovino says a woman sought their help last month after she found out the American uploaded some videos of them having sex online without her consent
The Napoles camp wants the more secure NBI custodial center, citing 'everyday death threats' to the alleged mastermind of the pork barrel scam
NBI agents seize from the den a laptop and fake ID cards belonging to the operator, who was not there at the time of the raid
(UPDATED) But the department clears National Bureau of Investigation officials of any liability in the kidnapping and murder of Jee Ick Joo
(UPDATED) The health department calls on local government units to help improve the working conditions of health workers and ensure their security and benefits
Reports say one of the suspects behind Perlas' killing was shot dead on March 4 after attempting to escape arrest
'Are Filipinos more inclined to commit crimes than Korean nationals?' asks Sta Isabel
(UPDATED) Ex-Bureau of Corrections OIC Rafael Ragos says he 'delivered' drug money to Senator Leila de Lima when she was still justice secretary
With the new format, the Department of Justice says Filipinos will be able to use the NBI clearance 'for whatever legal purpose'
The modus follows the networking model of giving incentives to members who can get another person to join in
Jee's widow, Choi Kyung-jin, cites reports that NBI men were involved in the murder of her husband
The lawyer for Jee Ick Joo's widow tells the DOJ panel, 'As far as the NBI is concerned they are not part of this case anymore'
'An industry of murder is thriving, at the expense of the urban poor. Family members we interviewed repeatedly described the 'war on drugs' as a war against the poor.'
Recruiters of at least 177 Indonesians cannot facilitate the issuance of passports without the 'knowledge, approval, consent, indispensable cooperation, and participation' of gov't officials, according to an NBI report
The Senate President, who co-authored a law modernizing the NBI, says the agency is 'squandering a precious opportunity' to enhance its capability, following the supposed involvement of some ranking officials in the incident
The President also bars the National Bureau of Investigation from taking part in the drug war, saying he has lost trust in the agency
The reinvestigation of Jee Ick Joo's case – as ordered by an Angeles City court – starts on Friday, February 3
(UPDATED) Judge Irineo Pangilinan Jr of the Angeles City court also grants the motion of SPO3 Ricky Sta Isabel and two other suspects to order the justice department to reinvestigate the case of Jee Ick Joo
Will the National Bureau of Investigation and Philippine National Police be able to work together and arrive at the truth?
The funeral homes owner, considered a person of interest in the kidnapping-murder-case, says he received death threats while he was out of the country
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(UPDATED) Former cop Gerardo Santiago, who returned to Manila from Canada on Friday, is now under the protective custody of the National Bureau of Investigation
SPO3 Ricky Sta Isabel says he no longer feels safe inside Camp Crame after implicating 'powerful' officials in the abduction and murder of Jee Ick Joo
The presentation SPO3 Ricky Sta. Isabel and SPO4 Roy Villegas at an Angeles City court is reportedly upon the insistence of a judge
The crematorium staff say they learned that 'Ruamar Salvador' was actually Korean Jee Ick Joo only last January 18, when agents from the NBI paid a visit to St Nathaniel
Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II says investigation by the National Bureau of Investigation, an office under him, contradicts some findings of the Philippine National Police on the Korean businessman's murder
Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II says President Rodrigo Duterte ordered an investigation because 'billions' of pesos are lost due to these operations
All 6 suspects are facing criminal charges after authorities recovered 890 kilos of shabu worth P3 million
The alleged Eastern Visayas drug lord is under the provisional coverage of the Witness Protection Program
'We will leave no stone unturned and there will be no sacred cows... Corruption of any kind has no place in the DOJ family, it has no place in government,' says Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II
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Senator Leila de Lima says President Rodrigo Duterte's pronouncement is a 'betrayal of public trust'
President Rodrigo Duterte gives the assurance to Superintendent Marvin Marcos and his men a day after the National Bureau of Investigation recommended multiple murder charges against them