‘Drug-free’ tag up for 304 Aklan barangays– PDEA

first_img* Non-availability of illegal drugs He added: “Just as we are taking steps to attain our goal of a drug-free Philippines, it is important for every citizen to continue the steps we have already taken to keep our community safe from the threat of illegal drugs.” PDEA-Aklan continues their random checking operations at the Dumgauit port in New Washington town and at the Ceres terminal in this capital town to tighten security against drug activities amid modified general community quarantine.“While the implementation of quarantine measures was loosened and businesses start to gradually operate again, our PDEA operatives increased our rally against illegal drugs,” Tablate said.(With a report from Akean Forum/PN) * Operation of voluntary and compulsory drug treatment and rehabilitation processing desk * Absence of clandestine drug laboratories, warehouses, marijuana cultivation sites * No drug transit or transshipment activity * Absence of drug dens, pushers and users, protectors or financiers According to PDEA-6 director Alex Tablate, drug-clearing efforts of villages in Western Visayas never stopped as application of barangays to be cleared from drugs continues.At least 3,098 out of 4,051 barangays in Western Visayas have reached drug-cleared status as of June 5, 2020.center_img * Conduct of drug awareness, preventive education and information campaign KALIBO, Aklan – The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in Western Visayas recently declared 304 villages in this province as “drug-cleared.” * Active involvement of barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan officials in anti-drug activities “Under this new normal environment, we always welcome anything you could share in this relentless fight. Let us all remind everybody that we are not on the safe zones just yet,” Tablate stressed. A Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency officer and his Narcotic Detection Dog inspect items loaded in a compartment of a bus at Ceres terminal in Kalibo, Aklan on June 8. This is one of the agency’s activities against illegal drugs. PDEA Region VI – Western Visayas These barangays passed the parameters of the government’s regional oversight committee which is composed of the Philippine National Police, Department of Interior and Local Government, Department of Health, PDEA, and the barangay and municipal councils. For a village to be declared drug-free, they should meet the guidelines set by the Dangerous Drugs Board. These are:last_img read more

Broward Home Invader Struggles with Woman Before Fleeing

first_imgPhoto courtesy: Coral Springs Police Department Detectives have identified the suspect as 23-year-old Bailewa Davis. It is unknown whether he got away with anything of value. The doorbell security camera recorded Davis on video. He is described as being about 5-foot-8, with dreadlocks and a goatee. In addition, he was last seen wearing a hooded sweatshirt and sweatpants. Investigators are asking anyone who knows Davis’ whereabouts, or who has information about the break-in, to call Detective Frank Randazzo at (954) 346-1262 or email [email protected]center_img They say Davis got in about 9 p.m. Monday, when a woman answered the door of the house in the 8400 block of Northwest 27th Drive in Coral Springs. The two struggled and the suspect ran east on Northwest 27th Street headed towards Riverside Drive, according to police. Anonymous tips can be given to Broward Crime Stoppers at (954) 493-8477 and online at browardcrimestoppers.org. Police are searching for a home invader who allegedly knocked at the door of a Broward home and forced his way inside, only to have the senior resident fight back.last_img read more

Wellington Police Notes: Monday, August 22, 2016

first_imgWellington Police notes: Monday, August 22, 2016:•9:27 a.m. Officer took a report of found property in the 200 block N G, Wellington.•10:07 a.m. Officers took a report of suspicious activity in the 2000 block E. 7th, Wellington.•10:35 a.m. Michael S. Macias, 70, Wellington was issued a notice to appear for disobeyed stop sign.•12 p.m. Non-Injury accident on private property in the 300 block S. West Road, Wellington involving a vehicle operated by Chad A. Koehler, 40, Wellington and a fixed object/refuse dumpster owned by the city of Wellington.•1:47 p.m. Officers investigated a burglary in the 600 block N. A, Wellington by a known suspect.•2:13 p.m. Officers investigated a burglary in the 600 block N. A, Wellington by known suspect(s).•4:24 p.m. Officers took a report of suspicious activity in the 1700 block E. 16th, Wellington.•6:25 p.m. Earl L. Brown, 83, Wellington was issued a notice to appear for a broken windshield.•8:07 p.m. Officers investigated an assault and domestic battery by known suspect(s) in the 200 block Peachtree Lane, Wellington.•8:46 p.m. Officers took a miscellaneous report in the 1100 block W. 8th, Wellington.•10 p.m. Officers investigated a robbery in the 1300 block Michigan, Wellington.last_img read more