Comendador monitors city amid turnover

A FEW minutes before he left his post as director of the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO), Senior Supt. Patrocinio Comendador did not forget to do his duty.

Baker surrenders, offers to help solve burglary

A BAKER surrendered to the Badian Police Station yesterday morning, three days after he helped two men steal P1.5 million in cash and valuables in Lapu-Lapu City.

Lack of water led schoolgirl to hidden loot

EDEN Taypin, 37, still remembers what she told her daughter Kathlene when the nine-year-old said she found P50,000 near her school in Barangay Malhiao, Badian.

Girl, 9, turns over P50T cash

THE family of a nine-year-old elementary pupil in Barangay Malhiao, Badian could have been P50,000 richer.

Prisoners blamed for death

PROVINCIAL jail inmate Angelito Cabalquinto died of injuries caused during a prison brawl, while another inmate, Simplicio Ta-oy, suffered a heart attack, initial results of a Capitol investigation sh

‘Inmate talked about jail fights’

THE last time she spoke with Angelito, Angelina Cabalquinto said, she felt chills in her spine when her older brother told her about frequent fights inside the provincial jail.

That was July 30.

Witness to ex-mayor’s slay dies of goiter

A WITNESS to the murder of former Compostela mayor Joselito Reynes died of goiter last Wednesday.

Shooting incidents kill 2, hurt 4 in less than an hour

TWO men died, while their companion was wounded, after they were shot in Sitio Sampaguita Villagonzalo 2, Barangay Tejero, Cebu City at 3:15 a.m. yesterday.

City cops display ‘hostage’ skills in yearly inspection

FOR minutes, trained police negotiators tried to bargain with hostage-takers, urging them to talk.

Policeman fires M-16 at civilian who stabbed him

A POLICEMAN was stabbed by a man he tried to calm down in Barangay Punong, Samboan at 6:30 p.m. Friday.