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Police nasawi, kasama sugatan nang pagbabarilin sa quarantine checkpoint sa Esperanza, SK

KORONADAL CITY - Binaril at napatay ng di pa nakilalang suspect ang isang pulis habang nagbabantay sa quarantine checkpoint sa barangay Poblacion, Esperanza Sultan Kudarat pasado alas onse ng umaga kanina.

Ito ay ayon kay PNP 12 Regional Public Information Officer. Lt. Col. Lino Capellan.

Kinilala ni Capellan ang biktima na si Police Executive Master Sergeant Arnold Paclibar.

Ayon kay Capellan, si Paclibar ay binaril ng ng lalaki na hinarangan nila sa checkpoint habang abala sa paginspeksyon sa mga dokumento ng sinakyan nitong motorsiklo.


Gov. Catamco: "Our frontliners need protection, not discrimination"

EDITOR: A house of a government frontliner in the fight against Covid-19 was cordoned off by police lines in Kidapawan City.  The unidentified frontliner is on strict home quarantine as standard operating procedures.

Statement of Cotabato Province Governor Nancy Catamco on alleged discrimination against Covid-19 frontliner

The incident in Barangay Lanao, Kidapawan City where a house of one of the government’s frontliners was cordoned off with a police line has saddened me.


Cotabato Light announces July 6 power interruption

COTABATO CITY - Power interruption will be experienced along Nayon Shariff Kabunsuan in Barnagay Rosary Heights 3 from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. to facilitate primary line extension due to EMC project in the area.


Cops kill 2 men who 'resisted arrest' in NoCot

COTABATO CITY – A law enforcement operation turned bloody in Matalam, North Cotabato when two men fired at authorities on Tuesday, a police official said.

Reports from the office Col. Henry Villar, North Cotabato police director, said that police officers were about to serve a warrant of arrest against farmer Kadali Panigas, 40, at 5 p.m. on the national highway in Barangay Kilada, Matalam when the shootout occurred.

Panigas was with an alleged cohort,  Jomari Ambel, 25, at the time of the incident, police said.


3 BIFF members surrender in North Cotabato

COTABATO CITY --- Three members of the outlawed Dawlah Islamiya, one of them a bomb courier, surrendered to the military Monday in Carmen, North Cotabato.

The 25-year-old Gagah Abdul and two companions, both minors, turned in a .50 caliber Barret rifle and two 9 millimeter machine pistols to Major Gen. Diosdado Carreon of the Army’s 6th Infantry Division during symbolic rite at the headquarters of the 602nd Brigade in Carmen.


TESDA chief: IP Communities to become agri-preneur in IPEACE Program.

KORONADAL CITY - Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) chief Isidro S. Lapeña, currently the Cabinet Officer for Regional Development and Security (CORDS) led the launching of the IPEACE (People Empowered as Agripreneur towards a Collective End) program in four barangays and three provinces in the Socssksargen region.


Look! Koronadal highway mishap along slippery highway

KORONADAL CITY - At least three vehicles have figured in a highway mishap along one of Koronadal City's accident prone highways Monday afternoon amid light to moderate downpour.

Involved in the mishap along Barangay Paraiso highway were a Toyota hi-lux, a cargo truck and a Honda sedan car. 


When disaster strikes, people forget social distancing as seen in Digos gymnasium

Amid COVID-19 crisis, more than 300 families in Digos City rushed to the city gymnasium Monday, June 29, due to flash floods the struck the city's residential areas on Sunday night.

While at the gymnasium, social distancing and use of face masks were not observed as shown in the photos from the city government of Digos.



Authorities foil delivery of smuggled cigarettes to Datu Blah Sinsuat town

MAGUINDANAO --- Authorities foiled Saturday an attempt by Tausug boatmen to smuggle into the seaside Datu Blah Sinsuat town 100 boxes of cigarettes from Malaysia.

Brig. Gen. Manuel Abu of the Police Regional Office-Bangsamoro Autonomous Region said Sunday the two outrigger boats carrying the contraband were intercepted Saturday in an operation by Philippine Navy and police personnel in the territorial waters of Datu Blah Sinsuat, Maguindanao.


Guro, huli sa entrapment operation ng CIDG sa Kidapawan City dahil sa extortion

KIDAPAWAN CITY - Kulungan ang bagsak ng isang guro sa isinagawang entrapment operation ng Criminal Investigation and Detection Group o CIDG sa Osmena, Drive Kidapawan City pasado alas 8:00 ng umaga kahapon.

Nakilala ang guro na si Jovanny Daven, 30 years old, taga Barangay Balite, Magpet at guro ng Kisante National School sa Makilala.



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