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New PNP chief asks corrupt cops to leave

Dec 18, 2012 - 4:05 PM

We will identify and remove officials and members of the organization who have taken advantage of their positions the new PNP chief Alan Purisima says

CHANGE OF LEADERSHIP. President Benigno S. Aquino III looks on the entry of colors during the Philippine National Police (PNP) Change of Command Ceremony with incoming chief Alan Purisima and outgoing head Nicanor Bartolome. Photo by Malacanang Photo Bureau.

PNP donates P7.4-M to Pablo victims

Dec 16, 2012 - 3:50 PM

The PNP scrapped its holiday celebrations and order its members to donate to the victims of the typhoon

Purisima is new PNP chief by Dec 18

Dec 13, 2012 - 3:04 PM

Interior Secretary Manuel Mar Roxas formally announces that Deputy Director General Alan Purisima will be the 18th chief of the Philippine National Police starting Tuesday December 18

Aquino: Bartolome to cut short PNP term

Nov 06, 2012 - 6:00 PM

President Aquino says the PNP chief will go on a no duty status by December

New PNP chief can be appointed despite election ban - Palace

Sep 23, 2012 - 6:37 PM

Malacañang claims that the Constitution allows for appointment despite election ban for the sake of public order and safety

Bartolome approves P1.98-B pistol deal

Sep 20, 2012 - 4:59 PM

The procurement of 59 904 pistols is one of the biggest deal entered into by the Philippine National Police and is expected to eliminate the firearms shortage of 148 000 cops

PNP chief says he's retiring 'March 2013'

Sep 20, 2012 - 1:30 PM

PNP chief Nicanor Bartolome douses speculations he will be asked to leave the PNP earlier than scheduled

PNP chief has to retire early - Aquino

Sep 17, 2012 - 6:15 PM

President Aquino says the new PNP chief next year needs more time to prepare for the May elections

PNP chief staying, won't replace Puno

Sep 13, 2012 - 7:14 AM

Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas now gets to pick his own undersecretary

Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Nicanor Bartolome with Director Alan Purisima, now chief of the directorial staff of PNP. Photo from PNP-NCR Office

Bartolome as DILG Usec not yet 'definite'

Sep 10, 2012 - 5:35 PM

Despite President Benigno Aquino III s announcement that he wants PNP Director General Nicanor Bartolome to become the new Interior and Local Government Undersecretary it is uncertain whether he will replace Rico Puno

Photo from the Malacañang Photo Bureau

Puno Senate probe begins Friday

Sep 10, 2012 - 1:02 PM

The Senate probe on Undersecretary Puno starts Friday with Puno and Cabinet heads invited

Police arms and ammunition purchases transparent - Bartolome

Sep 10, 2012 - 3:07 AM

Philippine National Police PNP Chief Nicanor Bartolome said the agency follows proper and transparent procurement process including the one for the allegedly anomalous purchase of pistols that involves several ranking police officials and Interior Undersecretary Rico Puno

Aquino confirms Puno out of DILG

Sep 09, 2012 - 10:22 AM

President Aquino confirms DILG Usec Rico Puno on his way out of DILG; PNP Director General Nicanor Bartolome eyed as possible replacement

Puno, Bartolome and a rumored retirement

Sep 05, 2012 - 9:41 AM

Emissaries have asked PNP chief Nicanor Bartolome if he s willing to retire early

Aquino in Masbate to oversee rescue

Aug 19, 2012 - 9:39 AM

UPDATED The President arrives in Masbate to oversee the search and rescue efforts for Interior and Local Government Secretary Jesse Robredo 2 others

President Benigno S. Aquino III presides over a briefing for the rescue operations launched in search of Secretary of the Interior and Local Government Jesse Robredo. Photo courtesy of the Official Gazette.

PNP chief: Rolito Go was abducted

Aug 16, 2012 - 2:14 PM

Rolito Go says his alleged abductors threatened to kill him


PNP chief off to Zambo Peninsula amid rise in crime

Apr 11, 2012 - 7:05 AM

In April alone a number of ranking police officials have been sacked due to high profile crimes in different parts of the region

Photo of Director General Nicanor Bartolome, PNP Chief (Photo from PNP)

PNP chief sacks 20 police officers, men

Apr 02, 2012 - 5:32 PM

At least 20 police officers and men are put on floating status for their alleged involvement in irregularities