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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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CBDRA recognized the six-month drug-rehabilitation program of Caloocan City's Community-Assisted Rehabilitation and Recovery Outpatient Training System (Carrots) being managed by the Caloocan Anti-Drug Abuse Council (Cadac).
Caloocan City was the birthplace of some members, including Gregory De Jesus, of the revolutionary group Katipunan.
Police said officers from Caloocan City Police Community Precinct-4 also received a report about a missing white Isuzu Elf truck that was abandoned in Barangay 186 on the same day.
They were immediately brought to Caloocan City Medical Center.
Caloocan City's mayor is Oscar Malapitan who is an ally of President Rodrigo Duterte but it is also under the jurisdiction of LP solon Rep.
Villamor then disclosed to the police that the three remaining suspects were hiding at Barangay 178, Caloocan City.
Habal was playing outside his house in Camarin in Caloocan City when he was hit with by a stray bullet as the police officer was pursuing a drug suspect.
The National Competitive Council has reported that Caloocan City was again included in the Top 10 most competitive highly urbanized cities-a feat it has achieved since 2014-due to high scores it received each year in economic dynamism, government efficiency and infrastructure categories.
Mayor Oscar Malapitan takes his oath as the mayor of Caloocan City before Supreme Court Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin, as his wife Edna R.
Gian Habal, a Grade 1 student, was playing outside his house in Camarin, Caloocan City, on Sunday afternoon when a bullet hit him in the forehead.
Drug-crazed man kills father in Caloocan City !-- -- Marc Jayson Cayabyab (The Philippine Star) - January 3, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines A family in Caloocan City started the New Year on a tragic note after a 27-year-old man, said to be high on drugs, reportedly killed his father on Monday night.