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Meet 'Mariang Pulis': Philippines' first all-women police station in Siquijor town

Sep 14, 2019 - 2:34 PM

Siquijor top cop Colonel Angela Rejano says the all-women police station in Maria town 'signals the time to move forward' in strengthening the role of women in Philippine law enforcement

ALL WOMEN. The Maria police station on Saturday, September 14. PNP photo

Paris police station closed after attack... by fleas

May 06, 2019 - 9:53 AM

'Police station closed until further notice!' reads a notice stuck to the front door of the station, which is located in the 19th district of the French capital

Ateneo bully 1 year short of criminal liability – police

Dec 21, 2018 - 11:00 PM

Police say the boy caught on video bullying his fellow students cannot be sued for physical assault as he is only 14 years old

BATHROOM ASSAULT. An Ateneo junior high school students attacks his schoolmate inside one of their school's bathrooms.

Cop rapes rookie policewoman in Puerto Princesa

Nov 15, 2018 - 11:36 AM

Police Officer 3 Jernie Ramirez, an assistant instructor at the Joint Maritime Law Enforcement Training Center in Puerto Princesa City, has been detained at the Palawan capital's police office

POLICE RAPE. The suspect is an assistant instructor at the Joint Maritime Law Enforcement Training Center in Puerto Princesa City. Rappler file photo

One dead, two hurt in stabbing rampage in Melbourne

Nov 09, 2018 - 4:38 PM

Police shoot the knife-wielding man who went on a stabbing rampage in the city center

NBI probes death of ex-OFW under police custody

Aug 10, 2018 - 3:52 PM

Manila Police District head Chief Superintendent Rolando Anduyan says the NBI is coordinating with their investigation unit on the death of Allan Rafael

Retired OFW dies under police custody

Aug 10, 2018 - 9:51 AM

Police say Allan Rafael died from shortness of breath, but his family says he was beaten to death by cops

Indonesia hit by another attack after deadly suicide bombings

May 16, 2018 - 12:06 PM

(3rd UPDATE) Local police say the group slammed a minivan into a gate at the station in Riau on Sumatra island and then attacked officers with samurai swords

Voters in Tondo hope new barangay officials can lessen drug war killings

May 14, 2018 - 11:13 PM

Because too much blood has spilled in the streets of Tondo, voters want new barangay leaders who can make positive change in their community

Tondo voters hope elected officials lessen the drug war killings. Photo by Eloisa Lopez/Rappler

PNP to form group vs Caloocan riding-in-tandem shooters

Apr 28, 2018 - 8:43 PM

Metro Manila police chief Director Camilo Cascolan says it will be a small group predominantly composed of cop operatives

READY FOR SHOOTERS. Quezon City cops accept motorcycles from the city government to fight riding-in-tandem killers. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Painter Gene de Loyola shot dead in Rizal

Apr 20, 2018 - 3:23 PM

Gene de Loyola's work covers the dark Marcos era and the struggles of living in the Philippine countryside

SHOT DEAD. Gene de Loyola's self portrait. Photo courtesy of De Loyola's family

Inmates escape from Zamboanga City jail

Apr 10, 2018 - 2:00 PM

Ten of the 17 inmates who escaped from Police Station 6 in Barangay Tetuan in Zamboanga City remain at large, police say

MUG SHOTS. Some of the inmates who escaped from Police Station 6 in Zamboanga City on April 10, 2018. Photo Courtesy of Zamboanga City Police Office

Sister of drug war victim Carl Arnaiz gets full scholarship from CHED

Feb 16, 2018 - 1:05 PM

CHED officer-in-charge Prospero de Vera III says the grant was given to Camille Anne Arnaiz upon President Rodrigo Duterte's orders

FREE EDUCATION. CHED OIC Popoy De Vera hands over the certificate of educational coverage to Camille Anne Arnaiz on February 9, 2018. Photo from CHED

Cainta's number 2 cop falls to 'nanlaban' suspects

Feb 12, 2018 - 5:44 PM

Senior Inspector Jimmy Senosin is shot down by armed suspects on Sunday evening, then declared dead at a Pasig hospital Monday morning

FALLEN. Police Senior Inspector Jimmy Senosin died early Monday morning after succumbing to gunshot wounds. Sourced photo from local police officer.

UP statistician questions survey tagging Caloocan cops as most trusted

Feb 08, 2018 - 7:39 PM

'Medyo malabo 'yung survey at results, maraming questions na kailangan pa sagutin to explain possible errors,' says University of the Philippine statistics professor Peter Cayton

IN DOUBT. UP statistician Peter Cayton questions the procedures of the Napolcom survey naming Caloocan City police as most trusted. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler.com

Caloocan police most trusted? 'Muntikan na ako himatayin,' says chief

Feb 07, 2018 - 7:21 PM

'Muntikan na akong himatayin. Isipin mo, most trusted police kami sa Metro Manila?' says Caloocan City police chief Jemar Modequillo

POLICE CHIEF. Senior Superintendent Jema Modequillo heads the Caloocan City Police Station after the entire police force was sacked last September. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Caloocan police most trusted Metro Manila cops in 2017 – Napolcom

Feb 05, 2018 - 6:23 PM

The Caloocan City Police Station garners an 88.8% trust rating, besting 16 other Metro Manila police stations

MOST TRUSTED. Caloocan cops gather at Camp Bagong Diwa for their 30-day reorientation camp. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Will body cameras solve alleged police abuse in the drug war?

Jan 27, 2018 - 11:15 AM

The PNP's latest initiative, which it prepares to roll out in 2018, involves more than just strapping another gadget to cops who conduct raids and arrests

17-year-old Ica Policarpio found in Laguna

Dec 24, 2017 - 9:48 AM

(UPDATED) 'We found Ica,' her sister Bea Policarpio said in a Facebook post at around 9:34 am on Christmas Eve, December 24

FOUND. The missing 17-year-old girl Ica Policarpio was found on Christmas Eve. Photo from Bea Policarpio

Missing teen ran away or was kidnapped – police

Dec 23, 2017 - 6:15 PM

Police say they've been getting reports that missing Ica Policarpio has been spotted in Novaliches and Lucban, Quezon

STILL MISSING. Police say reports have came saying she was spotted. Photo courtesy of the Policarpio family

17-year-old girl goes missing in Muntinlupa

Dec 22, 2017 - 8:50 PM

Ica Policarpio goes missing 4 days before Christmas

MISSING. 17-year-old Ica Policarpio disappeared Thursday night. Photo courtesy of the Policarpio family

The Fifth Man

Dec 05, 2017 - 11:58 AM

The police call it an encounter. The survivor says it was an execution. Forensic evidence says he may be right.

49 Caloocan cops fail boot camp after missing drug test

Dec 04, 2017 - 10:45 AM

Out of 1,076 sacked Caloocan cops, 972 passed and 104 failed their month-long retraining and reorientation

BE RIGHT BACK. Caloocan cops rest after their 'graduation' ceremony in Camp Crame, Quezon City. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

Suspended Caloocan police set to return

Dec 03, 2017 - 9:00 PM

The 1,000-strong Caloocan City police force will be coming from a months-long suspension following a string of controversies

PNP CHIEF. Dela Rosa faces sacked Caloocan cops for their first day of retraining and reorientation at Camp Bagong Diwa. PNP photo

The red mark

Nov 30, 2017 - 1:16 PM

For three months in 2017, the Payatas village hall and the police station demanded the profiling and drug testing of residents they believed were drug personalities. Every household that refused was marked red.

This is where they do not die

Nov 25, 2017 - 6:07 PM

The war, as we have discovered, is fought in places where privilege does not extend

PNP internal probe: Cops 'intentionally killed' Carl Arnaiz

Nov 23, 2017 - 9:53 AM

The PNP Internal Affairs Service recommends the dismissal from the service of the two Caloocan cops involved in the operation that killed Carl Arnaiz, and the demotion of the Caloocan City Police Community Precinct 2 chief

SLAIN TEEN. Chicks rest atop Carl Arnaiz's coffin to peck on the conscience of his killers. Photo by Eloisa Lopez/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Inside the Caloocan City Police Station after the fire

Nov 19, 2017 - 10:00 PM

Here is a look at the Caloocan City Police Station, following a fire that reduced entire offices and thousands of case files into ashes

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Case files lost as fire tears through Caloocan City Police Station

Nov 14, 2017 - 1:54 PM

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

CITY POLICE. The Caloocan City Police Station before the fire. Rappler file photo

'Angry' Bansalan cop in viral video relieved of post

Nov 01, 2017 - 4:30 PM

Senior Inspector Florante Retes is relieved of his position after admitting he was the 'angry' officer in a video that went viral on Facebook

Arrest warrant out vs Angeles City cops in Korean kidnap, extortion

Oct 11, 2017 - 4:28 PM

The 7 policemen are accused of kidnapping and extorting from 3 Koreans in Pampanga in December 2016

REPRIMAND. In this photo from February 2017, PNP Director General Ronald dela Rosa rebukes the 7 cops accused of kidnapping and robbing 3 Korean tourists in Angeles City in December 2016. Photo by Jun A. Malig/Rappler

Honasan posts bail in Laguna

Aug 11, 2017 - 2:52 PM

Senator Gregorio Honasan II posts bail of P60 000 for two counts of graft in connection with the pork barrel scam

ARRESTED. Senator Gringo Honasan voluntarily surrenders himself to the Biñan City Police Station.

Driver of police commander caught posing as a cop for extortion

Aug 10, 2017 - 2:36 PM

The fake policeman acted with real cops in the extortion attempt

IMPOSTER. Joseph Ruallo is brought inside the Camp Crame in Quezon City. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

Prisoners escape from Jolo detention cell

Jul 16, 2017 - 9:49 AM

UPDATED Of the 14 prisoners who escaped 3 were killed and one injured during pursuit operations

Dela Rosa on hidden Manila jail: My cops aren't abusive, corrupt

May 01, 2017 - 10:08 PM

The PNP chief admits the hidden jail cell was wrong and says he only defended Manila cops from allegations of corruption and abuse

JAIL INSPECTION. NCRPO chief Oscar Albayalde inspects the alley used as a jail cell for several drug suspects in MPD Station 1. File photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

Dela Rosa's defense of secret jail cell shows 'ignorance' of law

Apr 29, 2017 - 7:54 PM

Commission on Human Rights Chairperson Chito Gascon says the statement of PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa on the hidden detention cell encourages the climate of impunity that perpetuates wrongful action

 Manila Police Station 1 Commander Robert Domingo talks to the press before Commission on Human Rights finds out the hidden cell behind the bookshelf. Photo by Eloise Lopez

Anger, helplessness drive kin of drug war victims to name 'killer' cop

Apr 29, 2017 - 6:50 PM

The Manila Police District says the families need to appear before police to execute an affidavit if they want the killings to be investigated

Human Rights Watch urges PH gov't to release 'secret jail' detainees

Apr 29, 2017 - 10:49 AM

These detainees have been wrongfully held and should be freed with adequate protections against police reprisal says the international watchdog

'SECRET JAIL.' The Human Rights Watch urges the Philippine government to immediately release detainees found in a 'secret jail' in Police Station 1 in Tondo, Manila. File photo by Eloisa Lopez/Rappler

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Apr 28, 2017 - 11:39 AM

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Secret cell in police station 'absolutely prohibited' – CHR

Apr 28, 2017 - 10:14 AM

UPDATED Commission on Human Rights Chairperson Chito Gascon reminds the police of their strict obligation to act only in accordance with law

CHR team finds detainees in 'secret' police cell

Apr 27, 2017 - 9:31 PM

UPDATED The secret cell is found hidden behind a bookshelf in Police Station 1 Tondo Manila

Witnesses name Manila policeman behind drug-related summary killings

Apr 27, 2017 - 6:45 PM

Witnesses interviewed during the 3-month investigation led by Patricia Evangelista name Police Officer 3 Ronald Alvarez of the Delpan Community Precinct as the alleged killer behind at least 4 drug-related deaths

2 of 7 cops in robbery-extortion of Koreans clean after all

Feb 01, 2017 - 5:46 PM

Findings of the multi unit police special investigation task group show that PO3 Goemerson Evangelista and PO3 Arnold Nagayo were not among the 7 policemen of the Angeles City Police Station 5 who allegedly victimized 3 Korean tourists

REPRIMAND. Police Director General Ronald 'Bato'€ dela Rosa lectures officials of the Angeles City Police Office about proper supervision of their men. Photo by Jun A. Malig/Rappler

Pawnshop security guard nabbed for P1.6M heist in Bacolod

Aug 15, 2015 - 1:03 PM

Authorities in recover the stolen jewelry from the suspect s aunt

Rape cases involving minors rise in Dapitan

Mar 27, 2015 - 6:51 PM

As of January 9 cases of rape involving minors have already been reported to the police – almost equal to the annual average in the last 3 years

NPA rebels seize 4 cops in police station attack

Jul 11, 2014 - 8:16 AM

The attack in Alegria Surigao del Norte kills 2 rebels and wounds 2 cops

Eight 'attackers' shot dead at Xinjiang police station: authorities

Dec 30, 2013 - 12:43 PM

Eght attackers assaulting a police station were reportedly killed by police in China s Xinjiang region

THWARTED. Eight 'attackers' attempting an assault at a police station were shot dead by Xinjiang police, authorities said.

NPA ransacks police station in Misamis Occidental

Dec 14, 2013 - 8:33 PM

The NPA attackers were clad in military uniform on Saturday taking with them guns and ammunition

Indian state plans 65 all-women police stations

Dec 28, 2012 - 8:56 PM

India s West Bengal state s plans comes on the heels of mounting ager over a gang rape incident in New Delhi