3 months Duterte commends jail authorities for large volume of illegal drugs seized in prisons MB
By Genalyn Kabiling President Duterte has commended jail authorities for the seizure of illegal drugs in prisons, but he admitted he was puzzled at how the smuggling of the contraband behind bars has continued. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte (ALFRED FRIAS / PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) Speaking at the 28th-anniversary celebration of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) last Friday, the President expressed concern that illegal drugs were “really flooding the country.” “I also recognize your crucial role in the campaign against illegal drugs by working with the PNP (Philippine National Police) and PDEA (Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency) ... more