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PNP’s false notion of Freedom of Information, Privacy Act

By | Editorial, Punch Gallery

IN this issue is a story titled “Three drug pushers arrested in Dagupan,” that we find its information wanting – the names of the arrested suspects were deliberately withheld by the PNP Regional Office. We thought the omission was due to security matters involving the drug operations. It was not….

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PNP’s false notion of Freedom of Information, Privacy Act

I am my brother’s keeper

By | Out of the fire

By Gonzalo Duque    I CITED Barangay Captain Sidney Lomboy of Tapuac as a different breed of barangay captain in my last week’s column. I was proud of him. However, I inadvertently omitted to cite others who also received commendations for their outstanding performances as barangay captains, particularly, one special barangay…

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I am my brother’s keeper

PDEA nabs 2 HVTs, seize 1.3-M shabu

By | Peace and Order

TWO high value targets for drug peddling were arrested by operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in a buy -bust entrapment in Barangay Tombor, Binmaley town that yielded P1.3 million worth of suspected shabu. PDEA Pangasinan Provincial Officer Rechie Camacho identified the suspects as Herodotus Marquez aka Dodo, 59,…

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PDEA nabs 2 HVTs, seize 1.3-M shabu

Three drug pushers arrested in Dagupan

By | Peace and Order

THREE persons, two of them women, were arrested in a drug buy-bust operation conducted by the Dagupan police, in coordination with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in Barangay Bolosan, Dagupan City. P/ Brig. General Lou Evangelista, regional director, said the women suspects were identified only as a 57-year old from…

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Three drug pushers arrested in Dagupan

DAGUPAN’S WHITE ELEPHANT

By | Top Stories

DAGUPAN’S WHITE ELEPHANT — Dagupeños are beginning to believe that the unfinished “new” city hall will remain an eyesore for a long time since work on the building has been suspended by the contractor R.A. Matias Construction, appointed by the previous Lim administration, and was reportedly paid P42-M. The current Fernandez administration said it…

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DAGUPAN’S WHITE ELEPHANT

By May 26, 2024Top Stories

Dagupan City among top 1,000 global urban economies

By | Top Stories

DAGUPAN City has been identified as one of nine cities in the Philippines included among the largest urban economies in the world. Oxford Economics, a UK-based think tank, recently unveiled its 2024 Global Cities Index, shedding light on urban environments worldwide. While global giants like New York, London, San Jose,…

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Dagupan City among top 1,000 global urban economies

By May 26, 2024Top Stories

P476k worth of shabu seized in Alaminos, 4 HVTs arrested

By | Top Stories

A SUCCESSFUL buy-bust operation in Alaminos City resulted in the confiscation of 70 grams of shabu worth P476,000 and the arrest of four s high-value targets operation at around 10:45 p.m. on May 23 in Barangay Pogo, Alaminos City. In a joint operation of Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-Pangasinan and local…

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P476k worth of shabu seized in Alaminos, 4 HVTs arrested

By May 26, 2024Top Stories

Cayetano’s leadership in 2 Senate committees augurs well for Pangasinan

By | Top Stories

TRADE AND HIGHER EDUCATION PANGASINAN’S micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) and Higher Education and Vocational sectors can look forward to a more responsive national legislature with the designation of Senator Alan Peter Cayetano as chair of two influential committees: the Committee on Trade, Commerce, and Entrepreneurship and the Committee…

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Cayetano’s leadership in 2 Senate committees augurs well for Pangasinan

By May 26, 2024Top Stories