Category Archives: firearms

South Cotabato to get more guns for police

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/02 June) — The provincial government of South Cotabato is planning to acquire firearms, including assault rifles, for police units in the province. South Cotabato Gov. Daisy Avance-Fuentes said Friday they are currently looking into the requirements and options regarding the purchase of the firearms that is targeted to begin before the end of […]

South Cotabato to recall guns issued to barangays

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/14 October) — The provincial government of South Cotabato is planning to recall the firearms it had issued to the province’s 199 barangays after a barangay chair was arrested and charged earlier this week with “illegal possession” of the unit. South Cotabato Gov. Daisy Avance-Fuentes said Friday they are currently coordinating with […]

South Cotabato to recall guns issued to barangays

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/14 October) — The provincial government of South Cotabato is planning to recall the firearms it had issued to the province’s 199 barangays after a barangay chair was arrested and charged earlier this week with “illegal possession” of the unit. South Cotabato Gov. Daisy Avance-Fuentes said Friday they are currently coordinating with […]

Maguindanao barangay capt with cache of illegal firearms, drugs nabbed at checkpoint

COTABATO CITY (MindaNews / 18 Aug) – Police here arrested Wednesday evening a barangay captain from Maguindanao for illegal possession of high powered firearms and illegal drugs. Insp. Rustum Pastolero, police station 3 commander, identified the suspect as Datu Darry Dilangalen Sinsuat Jr., chair of Barangay Bungued, Datu Odin Sinsuat municipality. Pastolero said Sinsuat’s Toyota […]