News Release

From Presidential Spokesperson Ernie Abella – On the SC petition to probe drug-related killings and make the results public

Concerned agencies, such as the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Philippine National Police (PNP), welcome the petition and would respond to the petition filed at the Supreme Court.

Authorities follow protocols and procedures during the conduct of police operations.

Drug-related killings form part of cases under investigation by the police, alongside murder and homicide cases.

The public is given access to the results of the investigation; however, specific details on ongoing investigations are only released when these details will not compromise the investigation, follow-up operations, and other related activities.