Tag: #PH DRug war
Crime in the Philippines reduced by more than 60 percent in the past five years, with the Philippine National Police (PNP) attributing it to the aggressive campaign against illegal drugs which was started when President Duterte took over the country’s leadership in July 2016.
Ten policemen who joined the anti-illegal drugs operation in Laguna last month that left a two suspected drug pushers dead were charged with homicide in connection with the death of one of them who was a minor.
Eleazar disputes cover-up allegations on drug war, says 18,000 cops punished, some died in encounters
The Philippine National Police (PNP) disputed on Tuesday, July 7, a report accusing the police organization of covering up the wrongdoings of its men in the conduct of anti-illegal drugs operations in the country.
Gen. Guillermo Lorenzo Eleazar, chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP), has vowed to support the United Nation’s program to promote human rights-based approach in combatting terrorism and illegal drugs in the country.