A most wanted person and four other suspects facing various charges were nabbed in separate operations on Monday, the Philippine National Police Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (PNP-CIDG) said Tuesday.
Incoming Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Police Director Oscar Albayalde is willing to comply with the order of the Supreme Court (SC) for the agency to disclose documents in connection with the government’s war on drugs.
Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Officer-in-Charge Secretary Eduardo Año said on Wednesday that he is against the passage of a bill in the House of Representatives seeking to scrap the “no-tattoo” rule for aspiring policemen.
President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Wednesday, Feb. 28, graced the groundbreaking ceremony of Christine Villas under the New AFP-PNP Housing Program, assuring the men and women in uniform that public funds are put to good use under his watch.
PNP Chief, Director General Ronald dela Rosa, said that should President Rodrigo Duterte reconsider and again give the police the lead in the ongoing anti-drug campaign, he would push for more body cameras for operatives deployed for the mission.
PNP Spokesman Dionardo Carlos says the PNP can't promise a bloodless drug war. However, he says the PNP will be transparent and accountable for the effects of the administration's war on drugs. | CNN Philippines