Peace and Order


ASEAN workshop on women’s role in peace process held in city

Leaders and members of the ASEAN Institute for Peace and Reconciliation held a workshop on strengthening women’s participation in the peace process. Mayor Paz C. Radaza and Vice Mayor Marcial Yong of Lapu-Lapu City attended the workshop together with Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Teresita Quintos-Deles. The mayor said that in Lapu-Lapu, she has […]

Lapu-Lapu observes fire prevention month

The Lapu-Lapu City Fire Division participates in Fire Prevention Month 2015. This year’s theme: “Kaligtasan sa sunog alamin, gawin at isabuhay natin.” Mayor Paz C. Radaza and Fire District chief Oscar Mayol celebrated the start of the month with a simple ceremony. Mayol said his department has prepared several activities in March to promote fire […]

Disaster management office releases list of evacuation centers

Here is a list of evacuation centers in Lapu-Lapu City, as released by the Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office, for typhoon Ruby. The list identifies the buildings in the barangays that have been prepared into evacuation centers. It also identifies the person in charge and his or her contact details.

City hands over firetruck to Basak

Barangay Basak received a firetruck this month from the Lapu-Lapu City Government. Mayor Paz C. Radaza turned over the equipment to Basak barangay chief Isabelito Darnayla during a short ceremony on May 20, 2014. Also present during the event were District Fire Marshal Supt. Oscar Mayol, barangay councilors, as well as 10 fire officers who […]

Police chief conducts public safety seminar in Caubian

The Lapu-Lapu City Office headed by officer-in-charge Senior Supt. Armando Radoc gathered barangay officials in Caubian for a training. Those who attended and supported the Barangay Public Safety and Enhancement Seminar Caubian Island include barangay officials, Barangay Public Safety Officers (BPSO), Unified Task Force (UTF), Task Force Kalikasan (TFK), Barangay Peacekeeping Action Team (BPAT), as […]

Barangays undergo training on emergency response

At least 30 barangay officers attended a training on emergency response organized by the Lapu-Lapu City Police Office. Those who attended the seminar held this month are members of the Barangay Public Safety Office (BPSO), United Task Force, and Task Force Kalikasan. They were also briefed on the correct conduct of arrests and implementation of […]

Call vs. cyber porn highlights women’s month opening

A privilege speech on cyber prostitution by Rep. Aileen C. Radaza in Congress that was livestreamed to a packed stadium in Lapu-Lapu City highlighted the opening salvo of the Women’s Month Celebration here. Her speech, which states it was now time to “ring the alarm bell,” effectively brought the fight against cyber prostitution to the […]

Volunteers clean coasts, seas during Coral Triangle Day

By Goldie Joy Berame and Joy Mee Montero, CNU Communication Interns Brooms, dustpans, and sacks were the weapons of choice of the people who went and participated in the Coral Triangle Day’s coastal clean-up, underwater Clean-up, and mangrove planting in Lapu-Lapu City last Sunday, June 9, 2013. The Coral Triangle Day, headed by the Police […]

Oponganons vote straight for Team Deretso

Mayor Paz C. Radaza will serve her second term as local chief executive of Lapu-Lapu City after being proclaimed by the Commission on Elections on May 14, 2013. Team Deretso, all from the LakasS-CMD party, reigned in the May 2013 election in the City.

Lapu-Lapu cited as model implementer of Pantawid program

By Geraldine M. Repolidon, CNU MassCom Intern Lapu-Lapu City’s all-out support to the National Government’s Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program resulted in the local government being showcased as a model implementer. The City Social Welfare Department (CSWD) of Lapu-Lapu is promoting the program and making sure that indigent families are registered “We are happy to say […]