4 months PNP: 51 cases of election-related incidents recorded after midterm polls MB
By Aaron Recuenco The Philippine National Police (PNP) has recorded 51 cases of election-related violent incidents, which it said all happened after the May 13 midterm elections. PNP spokesman P/Col. Bernard Banac (PNP / MANILA BULLETIN) PNP spokesman Col. Bernard Banac, quoting figures from monitoring and action center of the police, said most of the victims were barangay officials while some were Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) officials. “The PNP Chief (Gen. Oscar Albayalde) strongly condemns these violent attacks against elected officials. The PNP Chief warns those perpetrators: we will crack you down,” said Banac. “We will double our efforts against those ... more