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Caloocan

 

a city in the Philippines, located in the southwestern part of the island of Luzon. Population, 274, 500 (1970). It is part of the industrial complex of Greater Manila. Caloocan has traditional branches of industry, such as the production of rubber articles, food processing and the production of food specialty items, and textile and garment industries. The city also has metallurgical, machine-building, and chemical industries.

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Six drug suspects, including two women, were nabbed during separate operations in Caloocan City last night.
Four drug suspects, including a man included in the drug watch list, were nabbed in Caloocan City on Monday.
He identified them as Police Officers 1 John Paul Bautista and Emerson Santillan, both members of the Police Community Precinct 5 of the Caloocan City Police.
Ancheta, who is detained at the Caloocan city police custodial center, will face charges for frustrated murder and possession of a firearm.
This problem does not exist only in Caloocan City but also in others areas of Metro Manila, especially in Manila, Pasay City and Pasig City.
Road maintenance and repairs are again expected to affect vehicular traffic flow in five major roads in Quezon City (QC) and Caloocan City over the weekend, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) said.
A Catholic bishop who has been a vocal critic of extrajudicial killings (EJKs) linked to the government's war on drugs questioned the results of a National Police Commission (Napolcom) survey showing the Caloocan City police station as the 'most trusted' in Metro Manila.
MANILA, Philippines A police officer inTondosurfaced on Tuesday to report her service firearm, which may have beennvolvedin a stray bullet case in Caloocan City during the New Year's day revelry, stolen.
The project is a joint venture of the Malapitan administration, the Technological Education and Skills Development Authority (Tesda) and the Informatics College branch in Caloocan City.
Six major roads in Quezon City and one in Caloocan City will undergo rehabilitation and repair works, DPWH National Capital Region Director Melvin Navarro said.
There were no deaths on Monday as the Caloocan City police, in coordination with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), conducted its first drug bust since the Philippine National Police (PNP) relaunched Project 'Double Barrel' in December.
Malapitan is looking at purchasing additional 10 vehicles this year that will be used by the police force of Caloocan City.