Rappler's latest stories on drug raids in the Philippines
(UPDATED) The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency says that based on Chinese intelligence reports, the shabu laboratory discovered in a farm in Ibaan town 'was organized by a Hong Kong-based kingpin'
A drug suspect based in California sends 11.5 kilograms of alleged shabu into the country, declaring them as 'toys'
Police will only assist the National Bureau of Investigation in gathering evidence says the PNP spokesman
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?
Here is a look at the controversial police operations against drugs and criminality and how these can be traced back to the Aquino administration
This CCTV footage refutes the claim of policemen that they gunned down the 17 year old because he fought back – that he even fired the first shot
This contradicts the narrative of the police who claim slain 17 year old Kian delos Santos fired at them during their raid
Bullet trajectory and entry wounds point to murder says Public Attorney s Office chief Persida Acosta
Northern Police District Chief Superintendent Roberto Fajardo says Kian Loyd delos Santos was known as an addict and a pusher in his neighborhood
The Commission on Human Rights will also investigate the series of deadly drug raids in parts of Metro Manila and Bulacan
It becomes harder by the day to understand how they can remain in their positions when it is becoming abundantly clear that mass murder is the central and only real policy of this administration
UPDATED President Rodrigo Duterte also says he wants to investigate human rights groups for conspiracy
PNP spokesperson Dionardo Carlos says it is the only way that erring cops can be penalized
A resolution recommending that charges be filed against Ozamiz City Vice Mayor Nova Parojinog and her brother Reynaldo Parojinog Jr has yet to be released
Lawyer Ferdinand Topacio says police should have freed Ozamiz City Vice Mayor Nova Parojinog and her brother Reynaldo Parojinog Jr at 6 pm of Monday July 31
It s a family with links – both business and personal – to other alleged criminal personalities
Pati mga babae pati ina namatay? I think the magnitude of the killings is grossly disproportionate to a legitimate operation Topacio says
The Parojinog patriarch Octavio Sr headed the military backed vigilante group in Misamis Occidental in the 1980s It splintered into crime syndicates
The Palace also says President Rodrigo Duterte was not involved in a specific way in the raid that led to the death of Mayor Reynaldo Parojinog
Lawyer Lawrence Carin says Ozamiz City Vice Mayor Nova Parojinog and her brother Reynaldo Jr should not have been brought to Camp Crame adding that he was barred from entering their detention facility