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'Secret' Jail Cell In Manila Discovered, Police Asked Stunned CHR Reps Silly Questions - The Inquisitr

“Aren't you happy that the 12 of them are all alive?” asked MPD Station 1 Commander Robert Domingo to the Commission on Human Rights representatives after the discovery of secret jail cell situated behind a bookshelf in Tondo, Manila, on Thursday night ...and more »

Philippines: Release and Protect “Secret Jail” Detainees - Human Rights Watch

Detainees crouch on the floor inside a secret jail after being discovered by the Commission on Human Rights at Police Station 1 at Tondo district in Manila, Philippines on April 27, 2017. © 2017 Associated Press/Ezra Acayan. (New York) – The Philippine ...and more »

CHR team finds detainees in 'secret' police cell - Rappler

IN THE DARK. Twelve allegedly illegally detained men and women are found in a 'hidden lock-up cell' in Manila Police station 1, Tondo during an unannounced jail visit of the Commission on Human Rights on April 27, 2017. Photos by Eloisa Lopez/Rappler ...and more »

Philippine 'Drug War' Spawns Unlawful Secret Jail - Human Rights Watch

A member of the special police force takes position in Caloocan City, Metro Manila, Philippines early October 14, 2016. © 2016 Reuters. The Philippines' official Commission on Human Rights (CHR) on Thursday exposed the latest abuses linked to President ...and more »

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, April 28, 2017 - Rappler

Still on cops, SPO3 Ronald Alvarez of the Delpan Police Community Precinct has been named by witnesses as the one reportedly behind the killing of 4 drug suspects. Will an investigation also be forthcoming? The coming week will see a commemoration of ...and more »

Secret jail in Tondo? 'We really don't know,' says NCR chief - Rappler

POLICE CHIEFS. NCRPO chief Oscar Albayalde (L) and Manila Police director Joel Coronel (R) during preparations for ASEAN summit security. File photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler. MANILA, Philippines – It's a hidden jail that “is not really a secret” but ...and more »

Secret jail shows 'bottomless pit of impunity' under Duterte—De Lima -

A secret room where detainees are held at Manila Police Station 1 in Tondo. RAFFY LERMA/INQUIRER. The discovery of a “secret cell” in a Manila police station “only mirrors the complete breakdown of the rule of law in the country,” Senator Leila de Lima ...and more »

Duterte to 'look into' secret Manila jail cell - Rappler

Senators call for 'swift justice' against the policemen responsible for the secret jail cell. A House inquiry is being pushed. Pia Ranada · @piaranada. Published 5:04 PM, April 28, 2017. Updated 5:29 PM, April 28, 2017. SECRET JAIL CELL. NCRPO chief ...and more »

Police commander sacked over 'secret jail' - The Manila Times

A MANILA police commander and a dozen anti-narcotics operatives were sacked on Friday after the discovery by the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) of 12 people stuffed in a hidden detention cell at a police station. INHUMAN Photo taken April 27 shows ...and more »

MPD station chief temporarily relieved over 'secret jail' - ABS-CBN News

Supt. Robert Domingo, commander of the Manila police station where a hidden detention cell was found. Anjo Bagaoisan, ABS-CBN News. MANILA - (3rd UPDATE) A station commander of the Manila Police District (MPD) was temporarily removed from his post on ...and more »