7 suspected ‘ninja cops’ in Region 6

first_img“Well, I’m sorry to tell you,everybody dies in this world but you will go ahead first. Remember that,” saidDuterte./PN ILOILO City – Seven policemen inWestern Visayas are suspected to be recycling shabu confiscated in anti-illegaldrug operations. Pamuspusan declined to name the sevenpolicemen or pinpoint where they are assigned. “So we are left with seven, all stillin active service,” said Pamuspusan. The President himself will identifythe 762 “ninja cops” in his list after his visit to Russia; he returns on Oct. 6. “We admit it is hard for us to pinthem down because we have no evidence. We need to catch these erring copsred-handed,” said Pamuspusan.center_img Previously, he said, there were 33suspected “ninja cops” in the region but some already retired, died, went AWOL(absent without official leave), or were reassigned to other regions. Pamuspusan said the PRO-6’sintelligence division is monitoring the movement of the seven policemen. The names of the policemen appeared inPresident Rodrigo Duterte’s list of these so-called “ninja cops”, according toPolice Brigadier General Rene Pamuspusan, director of the Police RegionalOffice 6 (PRO-6). In a speech in Parañaque City on Sept.25, Duterte slammed policemen who “sell drugs and go scot-free, and they thinkthey are the lords of this country.”last_img read more