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The court concluded the hearing and set November 26 for the promulgation of judgment
State prosecutor Robert Ong says, 'Halata namang nagsisinungaling siya'
A memorial marker for slain 17-year-old student Kian Loyd delos Santos is unveiled in Caloocan City a year after his death
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Policemen have to answer eyewitness testimonies that accuse them of shooting to death a kneeling teen. PO3 Arnel Oares will be up first.
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Caloocan City cops and their informant are charged with murder and violation of the Dangerous Drugs Act for planting evidence
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DOJ clears the cops' station commander Chief Inspector Amor Cerillo 'because there was the absence of conspiracy'
I, who have lived in and loved this country for so long, have become heart broken. 2017. A very bad year. And yet 2017 has been the best of times.
Rappler revisits the homes of some of the slain teens and reconnects with the people they left behind
The party says lies ‘defined’ the year that was
Senator Leila de Lima calls out the Duterte administration for the death of children and minors in its drug war
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The Caloocan City Police Station is a center of controversy as its own policemen are the suspects in the separate killings of teenagers Kian delos Santos and Carl Arnaiz
Mourning the loss of her firstborn has not been easy for Luzviminda Siapo. While her new barbeque stand has been keeping her busy, there are moments when she would break down and cry while grilling.
Although there are no candles and flowers on Kian delos Santos' tomb on the day of the dead, his uncle, Randy delos Santos, says the 17-year-old is not forgotten
'Ang Undas [na] ito ay hindi lamang pag-alala sa mga pinatay kundi maging sa mga namatayan,' says Senator Leila de Lima
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In a poll held a month after the teenager's death, more than three-fourths of Filipinos who knew about Kian delos Santos said they were worried they or somebody they knew would meet the same fate
Worried by the growing opposition, Duterte may, in fact, miscalculate and declare martial law, which may temporarily slow his regime’s descent into crisis but actually accelerate it in the medium-term
'Observe natin dahil 'onting pagkakamali natin, palalakihin 'yan ng media, sigurado 'yan, sigurado,' claims Philippine National Police chief Ronald dela Rosa
The PNP Internal Affairs Service says PO3 Arnel Oares, PO1 Jerwin Cruz, and PO1 Jeremias Pereda planned the killing of Kian delos Santos
The former lawmaker accuses Senator Risa Hontiveros of taking custody of the witnesses, who are minors, without court authorization
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Dela Rosa asks for volunteers among Davao police to replace the entire Caloocan police force, following a string of high-profile deaths that implicated the station
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'I told the parents of Kulot that they can trust the government's Witness Protection Program,' says Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II
PAO chief Persida Acosta says she s confident they have an airtight complaint in the Kian complaint
Aguirre also addresses the photojournalist who took a photo of his text message: Shame on you
Paras says he does not recall receiving Aguirre s purported text message because he receives many texts daily and erases them all at the end of the day
The justice secretary is caught on camera texting a VACC member to expedite cases against the opposition senator – cases whose probable cause will be determined by Aguirre s office
Somebody is trying to muddle the investigation says Public Attorneys Office chief Persida Acosta
The Liberal Party says the Duterte administration must face the problem of drug killings head on instead of trying to look for purported saboteurs and destabilizers
Until Duterte ends his abusive drug war and allows a UN led international probe child killers among the police will continue to get away with murder says Human Rights Watch deputy Asia director Phelim Kine
Following the killings of 3 teenagers President Rodrigo Duterte believes someone is trying to discredit the Philippine National Police and the war on drugs
This culture of impunity should not be tolerated especially now that the targets are children and young Filipinos says Social Welfare Undersecretary Hope Hervilla
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Hindi natin maaaring palagpasin ito Kailangang huminto ang walang pakundangang patayan says Vice President Leni Robredo
Ngunit ang treintang ito na tumapos sa kanilang buhay ay magbabago ng kahulugan dahil sa poot ng taumbayan – mula sa tula ni Ben Domingo Jr
From being recognized as the best in Metro Manila the Caloocan Police have now become the most controversial Will they be able to turn the situation around?
Reynaldo de Guzman is the last seen companion of Carl Arnaiz before the latter was killed on August 18
The National Bureau of Investigation will look into the death of 14 year old Reynaldo de Guzman who was with 19 year old Carl Arnaiz the night they went missing
The President orders the NBI to take over the investigation
The President promises an impartial investigation into the death of Carl Arnaiz the second teenager whose death has sparked public outrage
UPDATED Grade 5 student Reynaldo de Guzman is found in Gapan Nueva Ecija over 100 kilometers from where he was last spotted