Cebu News Archive

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“Kung lahat ng systems tatakbo yan, yung operations na ika-conduct ng bawat pulis natin recorded na, so hindi pwede burahin yan kasi nasa system,” Senior Superintendent Joel Doria said. AP/Aaron Favila, file photo
Body cameras on cops seen to dispel suspicion

Senior Superintendent Joel Doria considered as crucial in helping dispel the suspicion during police operations the donation of six body cameras by a private establishment for his men.

By Mae Clydyl L. Avila September 21, 2017 - 12:00am
For building code violation: City to close 2 IT Park bldgs

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña plans to close two buildings at the Cebu I.T. Park for allegedly violating the building code.

By Jean Marvette A. Demecillo September 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Cebu ready for today’s protests

Cebu is ready for the National Day of Protest today as the country commemorates the declaration of Martial Law on September 21, 1972.

By Mitchelle L. Palaubsanon, Mae Clydyl L. Avila, Odessa O. Leyson September 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Rama allies unfazed by BOPK ‘maneuver’

Cebu City councilors allied with Barug Team Rama said they were not threatened by the Bando Osmeña-Pundok Kauswagan’s alleged move to endorse someone to replace resigned councilor Nendell Hanz Abella.

By Jean Marvette A. Demecillo September 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Comelec changes election period

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has rescheduled the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) election period to October 1 to 30.

By Lorraine Mitzi A. Ambrad September 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Tabal gets P100,000 assistance from Capitol

The Cebu provincial government yesterday turned over a check worth P100,000 to Southeast Asian (SEA) Games 2017 women’s marathon gold medalist Mary Joy Tabal.

By Christell Fatima M. Tudtud September 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Councilman’s brother nabbed in drug ops

Four persons, including a barangay councilman’s brother and three women, whom the police said were high-value targets, were arrested in separate anti-drug operations in Cebu City and Talisay City last Tuesday and yesterday.

By Mae Clydyl L. Avila, Iris Mariani B. Algabre September 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Cop chief has men explain infractions thru affidavits

Talisay City Chief of Police Superintendent Jason Villamater is having all of his men explain through an affidavit whatever violation, no matter how simple, they commit, as part of background checking.

By Iris Mariani B. Algabre September 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Sinkhole risk matrix out soon

The Cebu City government is coming out with a “risk allocation matrix” to effectively warn the public about the 770 sinkholes in the city.

By Odessa O. Leyson September 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Korean national indicted for drug possession

The Cebu City Prosecutor's Office has indicted a Korean national for alleged possession of dangerous drugs.

By Mylen P. Manto September 21, 2017 - 12:00am