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Albayalde convenes meeting after ambush on FDA chief's envoy
by Melissa Basmayor - October 19, 2018 - 6:23pm
Police Director General Oscar Albayalde called for a command conference at the Camarines Sur Provincial Police Office Friday morning to identify possible lapses which led to the death of three police officers and...
3 cops killed, 3 others hurt in Camarines Sur ambush
by Melissa Basmayor - October 18, 2018 - 5:40pm
Three Philippine National Police security escorts assigned to Food and Drug Administration Director General Charade Puno were killed while three others were wounded in an ambush incident along national highway...
Espenido assigned in Catanduanes
by Melissa Basmayor - October 13, 2018 - 1:31pm
Police Chief Inspector Jovie Espenido will be assigned in the island province of Catanduanes, Police Regional Office 5 Information Office Chief Inspector Malu Calubaquib confirmed.
Is Naga City a 'hotbed' of illegal drugs? Bicol law enforcers confirm but...
by Melissa Basmayor - August 30, 2018 - 3:16pm
“I agree with the president that Naga is a hotbed of drugs.”
Priest is person of interest in death of Camarines Sur woman
by Melissa Basmayor - June 18, 2018 - 6:42pm
The death of 28-year-old Jeraldyn Bulalacao Rapinan of Barangay San Jose in Baao has rocked the Roman Catholic leadership in Camarines Sur after a priest was tagged as a person of interest in the killing.
P1.25-million shabu seized in Albay
by Melissa Basmayor - June 15, 2018 - 12:56pm
A buy-bust operation led by Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Albay at an inn in this town led to the confiscation of shabu with a street value of more or less P1.25 million on Friday early morning.
Cops nab suspect in slay of CamSur judge
by Melissa Basmayor - June 13, 2018 - 1:26pm
The principal suspect in the murder of 50-year-old Municipal Trial Court Judge Ricky Begino was arrested on Wednesday morning in Presentacion, Camarines Sur.
Police negligence, lapses lead to case dismissals in Naga City
by Melissa Basmayor - March 12, 2018 - 2:55pm
Police lapses and negligence led to five cases related to illegal drugs, heinous and sensational crime being dismissed by the Regional Trial Court in Naga City.  
DTI-Bicol: Report sellers of overpriced face masks
by Melissa Basmayor - January 24, 2018 - 1:16pm
The Department of Trade and Industry in Bicol has advised residents sold overpriced face masks to report the same to their office.
Robredo slams Tugade for not allocating budget for Naga airport
by Melissa Basmayor - December 8, 2017 - 6:27am
Vice President Leni Robredo lashed at the Department of Transportation this morning for not including the Naga Airport in the 2017 and 2018 budget, including a new airport that will be constructed...
‘Salome’ wrecks 13 boats in Albay
by Melissa Basmayor - November 10, 2017 - 2:37am
At least 13 boats were reportedly destroyed in Barangay San Roque in Tabaco City, Albay due to the rough seas brought about by Tropical Storm Salome earlier Friday.
NPA rebels harass Sorsogon police station
by Melissa Basmayor - November 4, 2017 - 5:29am
An undetermined number of suspected New People's Army rebels harassed the Gubat Municipal Police Station at around 9:26 p.m. Friday.
DOTr bares Bicol Express plans
by Melissa Basmayor - October 20, 2017 - 11:17am
Reconstruction, not rehabilitation.
A no-show for 5 years, Naga employee continues to receive salary
by Melissa Basmayor - October 19, 2017 - 6:52am
Depending on how you see it, a Naga City Hall employee is the luckiest or unluckiest person for receiving full salary although he has no work for the past five years.
Ex-Camarines Sur mayor arrested for murder
by Melissa Basmayor - October 7, 2017 - 9:32am
Former Caramoan town mayor Marilyn Co, who is facing a criminal charge for the murder of Miguel Antonio Francia, will remain at the custody of the National Bureau of Investigation Naga City District...
Minor shot over fake drug deal in Albay
by Melissa Basmayor - August 24, 2017 - 9:44am
A 17-year-old boy is now recovering in a hospital here after suffering four gunshot wounds the other day from an angered customer who bought what he believed to be shabu from the boy's friend.
Albay broadcaster's car shot by riding-in-tandem gunmen
by Melissa Basmayor - August 24, 2017 - 8:40am
The car of radio commentator Carlos "Caloy" Sasis of Zagitsit News FM was shot by unidentified gunmen at around 8:50 a.m. on Thursday.
Group thumbs down release of flying lanterns in Albay
by Melissa Basmayor - August 15, 2017 - 8:17am
A petition to stop this the release of flying lanterns or sky lanterns in this city on August 16 has been launched online.
Bet on Warriors vs Cavs triggers killing in Albay
by Melissa Basmayor - June 14, 2017 - 9:28am
The bitter rivalry between fans of the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers has turned deadly and claimed a life in Daraga, Albay.
Masbate's most wanted gun-for-hire shot dead
by Melissa Basmayor - May 27, 2017 - 3:51am
Masbate's most notorious and most wanted gun-for-hire was killed after a firefight ensued while the police attempted to serve six warrants of arrest.
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