QC mayor to meet Pride Council after arrest of transgender inside mall

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:46:12 +0000

QC mayor to meet Pride Council after arrest of transgender inside mall

MANILA, Philippines — Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte said Thursday she will meet with the QC Pride Council (QCPC) on Friday following an incident where a a transgender woman was arrested inside a mall for entering a comfort room for women. Belmonte explained that the meeting would revolve around the implementation of the city’s Gender […]

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CHR will probe ‘discrimination’ vs trans woman in mall

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Wed, 14 Aug 2019 15:42:09 +0000

CHR to Gov't: Protect public's rights rather than curtail them

MANILA, Philippines – The arrest and supposed discrimination of a transwoman in a mall in Cubao, Quezon City will be investigated by teams from the Commission on Human Rights (CHR), its spokesperson, Jacqueline de Guia, said in a statement issued on Wednesday. According De Guia, the case involving Gretchen Custodio Diez, who was apprehended as […]

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3 QC barangays to experience 3-day water supply interruption — Manila Water

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 06:32:54 +0000

MANILA, Philippines — About 20,000 households in three barangays in Quezon City will experience low pressure to no water service for three days starting Tuesday night, the Manila Water said. This is due to the power supply transfer activities that the east zone concessionaire will conduct on its Luzon water treatment plant in Quezon City, […]

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Cops recover hand grenade inside QC residential area

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 11 Aug 2019 02:53:13 +0000

Cops recover hand grenade inside QC residential area

MANILA, Philippines — Law enforcers recovered two hand grenades inside a residential area in Quezon City early Sunday morning. According to Talipapa police station, a certain Ma. Luz Ocampo reported to police that she discovered a hand grenade inside her house in Eulogia Drive Barangay Apolonio Samson at around 12:30 a.m. After an hour, Barangay […]

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PDEA nabs teen, 19, for P3.4-M worth of shabu in QC drug bust 

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 10 Aug 2019 08:14:35 +0000

PDEA nabs teen, 19, for P3.4-M worth of shabu in QC drug bust 

MANILA, Philippines — Agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) apprehended a 19-year-old teenage boy and confiscated from him over P3.4 million worth of shabu (crystal meth) following a buy-bust operation in Quezon City on Saturday afternoon. PDEA Regional Office-National Capital Region (NCR) Director III Joel Plaza identified the suspect as Omar Ampaso Sultan, […]

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4 men nabbed after yielding shabu, marijuana in Quezon City

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Wed, 31 Jul 2019 10:45:13 +0000

Four men, among them two rappers trying to build a career through a video-sharing website, were arrested during a buy-bust operation in Cubao, Quezon City on Tuesday night.

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3 arrested in QC drug bust

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Wed, 31 Jul 2019 08:48:47 +0000

Three suspected drug peddlers were arrested after they were caught with more than P40,000 worth of shabu (crystal meth) during a buy-bust

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Man tagged in slay, beheading of live-in-partner nabbed in Quezon City

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Thu, 25 Jul 2019 12:29:14 +0000

MANILA, Philippines — A man tagged in the killing and beheading of his live-in-partner was arrested in Quezon City on Thursday, the Batasan Police reported. Quezon City Police District (QCPD) Director, Police Brigadier General Joselito T Esquivel Jr., said that the suspect, identified as Alejandro Llena, was arrested after the authorities received information that Llena […]

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2 robbery suspects killed in shootout with QC cops

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Wed, 24 Jul 2019 23:28:04 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – Two robbery suspects who preyed on jeepney passengers were killed in an encounter with the police in Quezon City.

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Classes in QC suspended on July 22 for Duterte’s Sona

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:03:34 +0000

Classes in all levels in Quezon City are suspended on Monday, July 22, “to give way” for President Rodrigo Duterte’s State of the Nation Address (Sona).

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