Quezon City Police District’s Traffic Enforcement Unit with personnel of city government’s Department of Public Order and Safety (DPOS) conducted anti-colorum operations covering different major thoroughfares in Quezon City. The anti-colorum operation conducted on the October 17, 2012 apprehended of two (2) colorum AUVs at Quezon Ave. corner Araneta Ave. and five (5) AUVs along EDSA in Quezon City. Out of the seven (7) impounded colorum vehicles, three (3) were driven by active police officers from the PNP National Support Units.
On October 10, 2012 QCPD’s Special Reaction Unit with DPOS traffic enforcers with conducted anti-colorum operations along Mindanao Ave. corner Sanyo Road and at Aurora Blvd. corner Anapolis St. in Quezon City that resulted in the apprehension of 7 colorum vehicles and thirteen (13) others for various traffic violations.
Also on October 12, 2012 the Southern Police District (SPD) anti-colorum drive apprehended a total of fourteen (14) motorcycles transversing as “habal-habal” (Parañaque 4; Las Piñas 5; and Taguig 5). The erring drivers were issued with Ordinance Violation Receipts (OVRs).
In Makati City, the operatives of Station Anti Illegal Drugs (SAID) of Makati Police Station arrested Jennilyn Guzon and Melanie Tolentino for selling illegal drugs in a buy-bust operation at 5:30PM October 17, 2012 in Brgy Pio del Pilar, Makati City based on the complaint of the residents of the Barangay.
Police anti-drug operative conducted surveillance for several weeks of Guzon and Tolentino’s drug pushing activities and finally conducted a buy-bust-operation Wednesday afternoon that resulted to their arrest and confiscation of Php 500 marked money and for (4) sachets of shabu. Guzon and Tolentino were charged for violations of Section 5 and 11 (selling, trading and possessing of illegal drugs) of Republic Act 9165 before the Prosecutors Office of Makati.
Surrender of Robbery Suspect
Robbery with homicide suspect Janny Corminal Tabla voluntarily surrendered to PO1 Revmevon Ecle of Caloocan City Police Station at 11:30AM October 17, 2012. Tabla was the suspect in the robbery with homicide case wherein victim Chinese national Terry Sy was killed on Oct 6, 2012 at Tirona, Bagong Barrio in Caloocan City. PO1 Ecle with radio reporter Aris Quimpo convinced Tabla to surrender and accompanied the suspect to the city police office.