• The Public Safety Security and Command Center is manned by CCTV operators who monitors the daily activity in the city’s main thoroughfares. BING GONZALES
  • SPO1 Renante Medina, one of nine San Pedro Police Precinct personnel, receives his plaque and cash incentive from Mayor Rodrigo Duterte prior to the closed-door command conference Wednesday evening. BING GONZALES

HEADLINES

One strike policy

No mercy from Duterte for traffic enforcers caught mulcting motorists
THE TRAFFIC enforcer caught on video receiving a bribe from an apprehended motorist has been terminated after 14 years of service with the department, according to the head of the Traffic Management Center. (more…)

More good cops

Rouge police officers are exemption to rule – PNP regional director 
THE PNP organization has not been remiss of its duty to review its processes from screening, recruitment and trainings to minimize the number of rouge cops in the force.

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Murder case vs Cagas, mayor re-raffled off to another judge

THE MURDER case against former Davao del Sur governor Douglas Cagas and Matanao mayor Vicente Fernandez was raffled off to the Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 20 following the inhibition of  Judge Carmelita Davin. (more…)

Police to sue father who tied baby to bag; DSWD steps in

THE EIGHT-month-old baby who was tied with bag strap by his own father inside a rented room in Brgy. 25-D, is now under the custody of the Department of Social Work and Development.  (more…)

Two suspects killed in police shootouts

AN ALLEGED drug pusher and an armed robber were killed in separate shootouts with authorities in Barangay Marapangi in Toril District and in the downtown area on Saturday afternoon and evening. (more…)

Quarantined foreign missionary had no Ebola, health officer says

THE CITY Health Office yesterday allayed fears after a foreigner who reported of being feverish went on a self-imposed quarantine at the house she’s staying. (more…)

18 police officers in R-11 get promoted

EIGHTEEN police officers were promoted and 68 police precincts under the regional office received recognition for passing the implementation of the PNP Program Transformation during a ceremony at Camp Quintin Merecido yesterday morning. (more…)

Traffic enforcer grounded after caught on video ‘receiving’ bribe

THE TRAFFIC Management Center has grounded one of its enforcers after a video circulated on the Public Safety (more…)

Latest News

Duterte says gov’t not leaving biz sector hanging over NPA extortion

MAYOR Rodrigo R. Duterte assured the business sector that the city government isn’t turning a blind eye to the (more…)

Pasko Fiesta activities being finalized by exec committee

CITY officials are ironing out the series of activities for the Pasko Fiesta celebration, which kicks off with the lighting (more…)

Seven arrested after police raid drug den

MEMBERS of San Pedro Police Precinct arrested seven suspects following a raid of an alledged drug den in Purok 6-B, (more…)

Suspect killed in buy-bust 

A 22-YEAR-OLD man was shot dead after he tried to fight back a police officer in a drug buy-bust operation conducted (more…)

Opinion

EDITORIAL| Misplaced statement

THE STATEMENT of Councilor Edgar Ibuyan Sr. justifying the action of workers of City Environment and Natural (more…)

SOMEONE ELSE’S WINDOWS| PNoy’s wild card?

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews) – It looks odd that despite the string of accusations of graft hurled against Vice (more…)

MY TURN| Macao, China’s super tiger pet (Part 1)

THE Roman Empire broke up in 9th century. Its former, colonies became world powers like Gaul (France), Britannia (more…)

Community

Tagum City is top implementer of feeding program

DAVAO City  – Tagum City is among the top three performing local government units of the Supplementary (more…)

A Walking Dead Halloween at Pearl Farm Beach Resort
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THE SERENE and relaxing Pearl Farm Beach Resort transformed into a gory Halloween park to mimic the setting of the (more…)

Christmas magic kicks off at SM malls this weekend

THE MOST wonderful time of the year kicks off at SM malls this weekend. Usher in the season of joy at SM City Davao on (more…)

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Entertainment

ABS-CBN’s Charo Santos-Concio wins big at 2014 Stevie Awards for Women in Business

ABS-CBN president and CEO Charo Santos-Concio was awarded the Gold Stevie Award in the Female Executive of the Year in Asia, Australia, or New (more…)

Band Aid 30 UK musicians gather to fight Ebola

BIG-NAME British musicians are set to gather for the fourth incarnation of the Band Aid charity single. (more…)

Lifestyle

|SCENE CITY| Enclaves model house blessed on Glenn’s and Mik’s birthday
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GLENN and daughter Michelle “Mik2” have a good reason to be happy. So with the entire Escandor family whose dream to develop a beautiful residential community, (more…)

|CULTURAL POTPOURRI| Plana Forma in Davao
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REALIZING that ideal physique has been one of man’s paramount considerations since time immemorial. Look at how we admire athletes, fashion models and showbiz (more…)

Business

DAVAO REGION: 4,000 has. of banana farms haven’t recovered from impact of typhoon

ABOUT 4,000 hectares of banana plantations in the Davao Region have yet to recover from the impact typhoon Pablo (more…)

Chinese company eyeing Davao for banana powder

A CHINESE partner of Federation of Cooperatives in Mindanao (Fedco) has expressed interest to source banana powder from the region. (more…)

Sports

12th AFP/PNP Hoop: BFP outlast CMO in OT, grabs solo lead

DEFENDING champion Bureau of Fire Protection assumed the solo leadership with a 88 – 84 scrappy overtime win (more…)

12th AFP/PNP Duterte hoop: CMO rolls to 5th straight win behind Go’s season high 13 treys
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CHRISTOPHER “Bong” Go made season-high 13 triples and nearly eclipsed the  league record he set last year to drive the City Mayor’s Office past Philippine Navy, 97 – 86, in their (more…)

UM faces. St. John Paul in DCCL opener

THE NEWLY-BORN Davao City Collegiate League (DCCL) 2014 gets underway this Saturday morning with host University of Mindanao squaring off with St. John Paul College of Davao (SJPCD) at the UM Matina campus gym. (more…)

Motoring

Yamaha stages 5th Grand Prix Finals

MANILA, PHILIPPINES,— Yamaha Motor Philippines, Inc. staged their 5th Yamaha Grand Prix Finals (more…)

Nissan PH wants to go up against the big boys with the new X-Trail
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THE ALL-NEW Nissan X-Trail was unveiled at the 5th Philippine International Motor Show last month. (more…)

F1 Rosberg retirement due to freak contamination – Mercedes

Nico Rosberg’s retirement from Sunday’s Singapore Grand Prix was caused by (more…)

Science & Technology

Pirate Bay founder Gottfrid Warg faces lengthy jail term
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Pirate Bay co-founder Gottfrid Warg has been found guilty of hacking into computers (more…)

Features

Häfele opens first Mindanao showroom

THE FIRST Hafele showroom in Mindanao is now open at the ground floor of Trust Home Depot in Ecoland Drive, Quimpo Boulevard, Davao City. (more…)

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