Duterte wants to equip cops with ‘not-so-lethal’ batons

Duterte wants to equip cops with ‘not-so-lethal’ batons

President Rodrigo Duterte said he was mulling reequipping cops with batons, which he said were policemen’s first line of defense, to help the police enforce distancing protocols amid the pandemic. “You know, when a person resists arrest and he becomes violent, the...
Overweight cops could face sanctions, PNP warns

Overweight cops could face sanctions, PNP warns

Failure to comply with the Philippine National Police’s (PNP) body mass index (BMI) requirements would merit cops sanctions, PNP spokesman Brig. Gen. Ildebrandi Usana said on Friday. “Every month po ay magkakaroon po ng monitoring at kung sinuman po ang...
Lacson to Du30: Pray tell, who is ignorant?

Lacson to Du30: Pray tell, who is ignorant?

By Rommel F. Lopez “Duterte OK with cops accepting ‘gifts’ out of gratitude, earning extra cash from video-karera” – Is this not graft Mr President? Pray tell, who is ignorant?”This was Sen. Panfilo Lacson’s response to Pres. Rodrigo...