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Duterte to PNPA graduates: 'Never be deceived by power or fame'

Mar 22, 2019 - 1:54 PM

'Be the greatest version of yourselves,' President Duterte challenges members of Philippine National Police Academy 'Sansiklab' Class of 2019

KEYNOTE SPEECH. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech at the 1st anniversary of the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission in Malacanang on March 6, 2019. Photo from Presidential Photo

Cadets in PNP Academy oral sex scandal appeal dismissal

Dec 10, 2018 - 9:11 PM

Their motion for reconsideration is junked, but they can still file for an appeal before the Philippine Public Safety College

APPEAL JUNKED. PNP Academy cadets are ordered dismissed after participating in an alleged oral sex scandal no less than inside the police school's grounds. File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

3 PNP Academy cadets face dismissal over oral sex controversy

Dec 03, 2018 - 9:41 AM

The 3 Philippine National Police Academy cadets have two days to appeal the decision to have them expelled

ORDERED OUT. PNP Academy cadets are ordered dismissed after participating in an alleged oral sex scandal no less than inside the police school's grounds. File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

PNP Academy director sacked over cadets' 'oral sex' claims vs upperclassmen

Oct 24, 2018 - 3:20 PM

(UPDATED) Chief Superintendent Joseph Adnol is sacked 'for command responsibility and to pave the way for an impartial investigation'

ACADEMY DIRECTOR. Chief Superintendent Joseph Adnol talks to reporters in Camp Crame. File photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

Senate passes bill giving PNP control over police training

Aug 28, 2018 - 5:43 PM

Senate Bill 1898 seeks to allow the Philippine National Police to mold its ideal cops from recruitment to retirement

MASS OATH-TAKING. PNP chief Oscar Albayalde leads the oath-taking of over 16,000 newly promoted cops in Camp Crame on Monday, August 20. PNP photo

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PNP Academy orders 9 cadets dismissed over grad beating

Aug 21, 2018 - 12:33 PM

The Philippine National Police Academy wants erring cadets out early in the police service

Cop dies during PNP-SAF training in Bataan

Apr 27, 2018 - 4:38 PM

(UPDATED) Police Inspector Richardson, a member of the Philippine National Police Academy Class of 2015, drowns during a water training exercise

DEATH IN TRAINING. Police Inspector Richardson Urmatan dies from a Special Action Force training course in Morong, Bataan. Photo from Urmatan's Facebook page

PNP Academy beatings: Tradition turning into tragedy

Apr 10, 2018 - 10:30 AM

Rappler interviews alumni from different batches of the PNP Academy, revealing how a treasured tradition recently wound up as tragedy

LIST: 44 PNP Academy cadets face charges over 2018 graduation mauling

Apr 04, 2018 - 3:46 PM

The 44 cadets face administrative charges for grave misconduct or neglect of duty

PNP Academy cadets 'threatened' by seniors to join 2018 mauling

Apr 03, 2018 - 4:45 PM

An investigation panel finds that Philippine National Police Academy cadets from lower batches were ordered to join the mauling or else they would be harmed

VIOLENCE IN PNPA. Academy cadets march inside Camp Castañeda. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

PNP Academy beating caught on video may just be 'celebratory' – Dela Rosa

Apr 02, 2018 - 12:20 PM

Even the PNP's top officials trade blows in jest, says Director General Ronald dela Rosa, who then demonstrates 'playful' punches during a press briefing

IN JEST. PNP chief Dela Rosa demonstrates how he punches fellow generals to greet them. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

PNP chief Dela Rosa: Academy hazings made me who I am today

Apr 02, 2018 - 10:14 AM

''Yung lahat ng dinaanan kong paghihirap, diyan ako naging disiplinado at diyan ako naging director ngayon,' says Dela Rosa

WHAT DOES IT TAKE? PNP chief Ronald Dela Rosa speaks at a press conference at Camp Crame Headquarters on Monday, March 26, 2018. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

PNP Academy alumnus arrested for scamming fellow cop

Mar 28, 2018 - 7:10 PM

Jay-are Olaguera is set to be disowned by his batch mates from the PNPA Sansinirangan Class of 2007

PNPA CADETS. Graduates of the Philippine National Police Academy 'Masidlak' Class of 2017 march to formation. Malacañang file photo

Special board created to probe PNP Academy beatings

Mar 28, 2018 - 4:23 PM

The team is organized by the Philippine Public Safety College, which oversees the Philippine National Police Academy

ISOLATED CASE? Philippine National Police Academy cadets appear to hit each other with a paddle inside the academy grounds. Screenshot from video obtained by Rappler

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, March 28, 2018

Mar 28, 2018 - 1:34 PM

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KIM'S FIRST TRIP ABROAD. This video grab taken from footage released by China Central Television (CCTV) on March 28, 2018 shows Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shaking hands during their meeting in Beijing on March 27, 2018. AFP PHOTO / CCTV

PNP: Academy beatings violate anti-hazing law

Mar 28, 2018 - 11:18 AM

But the Philippine National Police says it will not initiate a criminal investigation into a PNP Academy beating that supposedly happened in 2017, adding that the Philippine Public Safety College should start the probe

ACADEMY BEATING. PNPA cadets appear to hit each other with a paddle inside the academy grounds. Screenshot from video obtained by Rappler

[EXCLUSIVE] Video in 2017 shows beating at PNP Academy

Mar 27, 2018 - 8:10 PM

A source identifies one of the punishers in the 2017 video as one of the victims in the 2018 PNPA graduation mauling: Police Inspector Ylam Lambenecio

TRADITION? PNPA cadets appear to hit each other with a paddle inside the academy grounds. Rappler screengrab

Cadets confined to PNPA after mauling controversy

Mar 26, 2018 - 2:50 PM

Some 20 cadets linked to the graduation day mauling are restricted to the PNPA headquarters in Camp Castañeda while their cases are pending

CADET CORPS. PNPA Homecoming on March 17,2018. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

PNPA upperclassmen beatings a 'tradition' – police chief

Mar 26, 2018 - 9:32 AM

(4th UPDATE) The tradition this year takes a wrong turn as the beating ends with the 6 fresh graduates who were attacked being admitted to a hospital

6 PNPA cadets graduate, mauled by underclassmen

Mar 26, 2018 - 8:28 AM

The scandal is dubbed an ‘isolated incident’ in the academy that brands itself as the premier police school in the Philippines

COMING HOME. PNPA Homecoming ceremonies are held on March 17, 2018. File Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Dela Rosa's son might get kicked out from PNP Academy

Mar 22, 2018 - 5:55 PM

The son of top cop Ronald dela Rosa must pass two 'removal exams' or face dismissal from the Philippine National Police Academy

GENERAL'S SON. PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa's only son Rock enters the academy. Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

LOOK: PNP Academy cadet paints portrait of Robredo

Mar 21, 2018 - 8:00 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo describes Cadet 4CL Don Carlo Labastida's gift to her as a 'masterpiece' and a 'beautiful painting'

GIFT TO THE VEEP. Vice President Leni Robredo poses with graduating PNPA student Cadet 4CL Don Carlo Labastida, who gifted her with a portrait painting. All photos by OVP

IN PHOTOS: PNP Academy's Lakans, Lakambinis come home

Mar 18, 2018 - 4:36 PM

The Philippine National Police Academy holds its annual alumni homecoming at Camp Marcelo Castañeda in Silang, Cavite

HOMECOMING. PNPA alumni take a class photo at Camp Castañeda in Silang, Cavite. All photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Sandiganbayan orders arrest, jailing of ex-PNP Academy director

Aug 17, 2016 - 7:07 PM

Former PNP Academy director Dionisio Coloma is convicted of graft in connection with an anomalous P5 73 million contract in Tawi Tawi

Why family of slain SAF from Bicol didn't wait for Aquino

Jan 31, 2015 - 6:20 PM

Twenty police officers assigned in Bicol shave their heads to mourn the death of 3 police academy batchmates who died in the Maguindanao clash