10 months Gov’t to rid ranks of erring cops; professes ‘zero tolerance’ MB
By Genalyn Kabiling The government has “zero tolerance” for policemen involved in abuse and illegal activities and would continue to rid the police ranks of these “rotten eggs,” Malacañang said Thursday. Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo (OPS / MANILA BULLETIN) Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo made the statement after a Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey showed that majority of Filipinos believe that cops are involved in illegal drug trade, extrajudicial killings and planting of evidence against drug trade suspects. “Just like in any organization, the Palace is aware that there are rotten eggs that tend to destroy the integrity of the great ... more