9 months DOJ: No freed convict has left PH DOJ: No freed convict has left PH
By Jeffrey Damicog Not one of the 1,914 convicts who were freed because of good conduct time allowance (GCTA) has left the country, the Department of Justice (DOJ) said. Department of Justice (DOJ) Undersecretary Markk Perete (Photo courtesy of dumaguetecity.gov.ph / FILE PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) DOJ spokesman and Undersecretary Markk Perete gave the assurance after the Bureau of Immigration (BI) individually checked each person in the list provided by the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor). “Based on the data check recently completed by the Bureau of Immigration, none of the names in the list of prematurely released PDLs (persons deprived ... more