Tag Archives: Crime

Tambay or Loitering Is Not A Crime

President Rodrigo Duterte denied that he had ordered the Philippine National Police  (PNP) to arrest tambay or loiterers, saying loitering is not a crime.   He is correct.   Being a tambay is not a crime. I do not know of any Philippine law which punishes one for being a tambay.   Since being a tambay is not… Read More »

Slingshot In The Philippines

Slingshot In The Philippines   Ron Lopez reported, Arestado ang isang magkasintahan matapos mahuling naninirador ng mga tao sa kalsada sa Mandaluyong at Maynila; gamit nila ang tirador na gawa sa sanga at mga tinuping papel bilang bala.   A woman and a man believed to be lover were arrested by the police after they were caught in… Read More »

Shabukid

Watch: The first episode of Real Stories: PDEA Files, “ShaBukid”. Shabukid is short for Shabu sa Bukid (Shabu in the field/farm)   Here is the LINK to the video.   Look/Watch the story behind ShaBukid, or “Shabu in the Farm” in Ibaan, Batangas, where a laboratory was found manufacturing shabu.   Shabu, a slang term for the drug… Read More »

Is It Time To Restore the Death Penalty In The Philippines?

Is it time to restore the death penalty in the Philippines?   This is the matter discussed this Friday in the DZMM “Usapang de Campanilla” program.   Will the imposition of death penalty solve the drug problem plaguing the Philippines?   It was January last year that the proposal restoring the death penalty in the Philippines was made.… Read More »