The chief of the National Bureau of Investigation’s (NBI) legal assistance section was arrested by his own colleagues Monday (September 21) for alleged bribery and extortion.
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador acknowledged in a state of the nation address Tuesday that murders and extortion by organized crime gangs had increased since he came to power.
Philippine National Police (PNP) officer-in-charge, Lt. Gen. Archie Francisco Gamboa on Monday ordered the dismissal of three police officers from the service for allegedly extorting money from bidders for the procurement of P334-million body cameras for the police force.
Not enough evidence.
Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele said on Sunday that security measures implemented by his government would do away with the country’s long-running gang problem in four years.
President Rodrigo Duterte isn’t a fan of jueteng and other forms of illegal gambling, but he is ready to turn a blind eye on police and mayors doing these activities.
President Rodrigo Duterte is urging all farm traders to be more aggressive in fighting back against any extortion activities at police and military checkpoints.
Garbiela party-list group has slammed the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the Philippine National Police (PNP) over its legal threat against primetime television program “Ang Probinsyano.”
A top Australian defence firm with major US Navy contracts has admitted its personnel files were breached and that it was the subject of an extortion attempt.
The strong words President Rodrigo Duterte directed at erring cops during a meeting in Malacanang on Tuesday showed his “hurt and anger,” Sen. Panfilo Lacson said.
Metro Manila police received kudos Sunday night from no less than former Philippine National Police chief and now Sen. Panfilo Lacson, for arresting four Muntinlupa policemen for kidnapping and extortion.
After two years, the Duterte administration should do away with so-called “double standard” in dealing with corruption, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Sunday.
Some 7,667 people were killed in Mexico in the first quarter of 2018, up 20 percent on the same period last year, making it the most violent year in two decades, government figures showed Sunday.
Military operations against New People’s Army (NPA) are set to resume unless President Rodrigo Duterte orders otherwise.
Former senator Jinggoy Estrada has claimed that he was a victim of an alleged extortion attempt by an investigator from the Office of the Ombudsman in 2013.
After five public hearings, Senate probers found nothing to indict Department of Justice (DOJ) Sec. Vitaliano Aguirre II in the P50 million Bureau of Immigration (BI) bribery scandal.
Retired police officer Wally Sombero had to leave the country first to “reflect” before returning and alerting authorities to his P48-million payoff to former Bureau of Immigration deputy commissioners Michael Robles and Al Argosino because he was too stressed out to think properly.
Due to allegations of extortion, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre has sought the relief of his own fraternity brothers Al Argosino and Michael Robles from the Bureau of Immigration (BI).
Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II has ordered the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to probe government officials for any involvement in extortion or bribery stemming from the recent arrest of 1,316 Chinese nationals in Clark, Pampanga.
Former Metro Rail Transit 3 (MRT-3) General Manager Al Vitangcol has been charged with two counts of graft before the Sandiganbayan over an alleged extortion attempt on a Czech firm.