Crime

Latest stories on the criminal underworld, high crimes, petty crimes and other interesting events.

Malacanang says Dacera case not yet closed

As if slamming the police’s handling of the case, Malacañang said it does not believe that the case of Christine Angela Dacera is already...

PNP says Dacera case ‘closed’ with arrest, indictment of 3 suspects

The Philippine National Police (PNP) said on Monday that the case of the 23-year old Christine Angelica Dacera, who was found dead in a hotel...

Maguindanao town mayor escapes ambush; 4 companions hurt

A town mayor in this province was unscathed in a Sunday afternoon ambush but four of his relief workers were wounded, reports said. Mayor Reynalbert...

Students reportedly selling sexy photos, videos online to raise cash for education

Cash-strapped female students are reportedly resorting to selling their sensual photos and videos online so they can have funds for their distance-learning education, a...

Female police officer arrested in Malabon for illegally firing gun

A female police officer was arrested for firing her gun in Malabon City on New Year's Eve, the Philippine National Police (PNP) said on...

UN angry at Trump’s granting of pardon to 4 Blackwater personnel convicted of killing...

President Donald Trump's pardon last week of four former Blackwater Worldwide military contractors convicted of killing 14 Iraqis in 2007 violates US obligations under...

Kuwait court sentences to death killer of OFW

A female overseas Filipino worker (OFW) who was killed by a Kuwaiti woman has been given justice by the country’s court, by sentencing the...

Policeman who shot dead mother and son expresses regret; but solon wants him burned...

The policeman who shot dead a mother and his son in Paniqui, Tarlac last Sunday has expressed remorse for his crime, which, however, will...

Xander Ford arrested, detained as former girlfriend files complaint

Social media personality Xander Ford has been detained after his former girlfriend filed a complaint for violation of the Anti-Violence Against Women and Their...

Palace says almost 17K policemen reprimanded since July 2016

A total of 16,839 police personnel have been penalized over administrative and criminal offenses from July 2016 to December 16, 2020, Malacañang said on...