Duterte and crime - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Duterte and crime


Gordon to explain 'doble plaka' law to Duterte

Apr 07, 2019 - 7:55 PM

'Ipinagtatanggol ko lang ang mga taong pinapatay ng mga riding-in-tandem assassins,' says Senator Richard Gordon, author of the 'doble plaka' law

Thousands of riders from various motorcycle group join the Unity Ride as they call against the use of double plate. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

The criminal in every Filipino

Aug 04, 2017 - 1:14 PM

The Filipino people are truly fed up and angry They are angry at drug dealers and addicts They are angry at criminals They are angry at the corrupt They are angry at terrorists They are angry at every evil that afflicts Philippine society

Why the death penalty is unnecessary, anti-poor, error-prone

Feb 11, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Crime is a more complex and nuanced issue than many of our politicians will care to admit

Lawmakers push probe into rising drug suspect killings

Jul 07, 2016 - 4:01 PM

Ifugao Representative Teddy Baguilat Jr says if kept unchecked the rising number of killings could lead to anarchy and the disintegration of society

INVESTIGATION. A lawmaker wants the Congress to look into the causes behind the growing body count of drug suspects killed by the police.

Swift change at PNP: New chief announces major revamp

Jul 01, 2016 - 4:37 PM

The PNP witnesses a rapid change of guard on the first day of its new chief’s term

NEW PNP CHIEF. New PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa during his assumption of command ceremony at Camp Crame on July 1, 2016. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

PH traffic, CBCP on ‘vigilantism,’ LeBron James | 6PM wRap

Jun 20, 2016 - 7:24 PM

Watch Rappler s 6PM newscast with Zak Yuson

Joma Sison, Duterte's anti-crime crusade, Warren Buffett | 12PM wRap

May 17, 2016 - 12:27 PM

Watch Rappler s 12PM newscast with Maria Ressa

The promise of busting crime, and why it’s old news

Apr 23, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Can this all end in 6 months courtesy of yet another ranger trained special unit or yet another bemedaled officer?

Dear Duterte voter: 'Di gumagana ang drug war

Apr 20, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Davao is a city; Mayor Duterte is running to be president of an entire country Name me a single all out national drug war that has worked and I will vote for Duterte

Poe makes counter-offer: Duterte is my crime czar

Apr 15, 2016 - 12:03 AM

What s good about his promise is if he doesn t do it in 3 to 6 months he would be the one to leave That s also my challenge to him presidential bet Grace Poe says about her closest rival

CRIME CZAR. Presidential bet Grace Poe says she will offer the crime czar post to her closest rival Davao City mayor Rodrigo Duterte. Rappler photos

Duterte bares details of 3-to-6-month anti-crime plan

Apr 14, 2016 - 11:10 PM

The Davao City mayor says he will raise the drug problem to the level of a national security threat and create a ranger trained division in the army

NATIONAL SECURITY. Rodrigo Duterte says his anti-crime plan includes deploying 3,000 policemen and a ranger-trained army division to crack down on criminal syndicates. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

UN climate deal, Binay vs Duterte, Panama’s defense | 6PM wRap

Apr 07, 2016 - 7:25 PM

Watch Rappler’s 6PM newscast with Zak Yuson

#PHVote: Millennial advocates hit Duterte's 'killing spree'

Mar 20, 2016 - 10:05 PM

Is the tough talking mayor s plan enough to really deal with crime?

SC upholds EDCA, SC on Poe, Pacquiao’s last fight | 6PM wRap

Jan 12, 2016 - 6:00 PM

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