Chief Supt. Conrado Capa, who now heads the newly created Police Regional Office 18 of Negros Island Region, declared yesterday that the war against prohibited drugs will go on.
“We shall hit hard on drug pushers, users and criminals” Capa said, “and hit harder policemen involved in illegal drugs”.
Bishop Gerardo Alminaza yesterday aired serious concerns on the alarming drug proliferation in the Diocese of San Carlos.
The Diocese of San Carlos covers La Libertad and Vallehermoso towns, and Guihulngan and Canlaon cities in Negros Oriental; and Manapla, Toboso, Calatrava, and Salvador Benedicto towns, and San Carlos, Escalante, Cadiz and Sagay cities in Negros Occidental.
|No delay in justice here|
|Mar, a no-show|
from ATM skimming
|Siquijor drugs case|
IN NEGROS ORIENTAL
Fishermen, farmers assured
of DOLE's livelihood support
Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz has assured farmers, fisher folks, and families of former child laborers of the DOLE's continued implementation of programs and services that will provide opportunities for decent and productive livelihood.
“We make sure that the welfare and safety of the workers, especially those in the informal sector, are taken care of,” Baldoz said during the turnover of motorized fishing boats, release of livelihood grants, and distribution of gifts to former child laborers in Amlan, Negros Oriental, recently, a press release from DOLE said.