Antique cops to intensify drive vs ‘loose firearms’

first_imgEscobar added that of the 182firearms, 119 were surrendered loose firearms or had no licenses while thelicenses of 63 others had already expired.  Escobar said last year’s campaignreduced the index crime incidents in the province, citing 40 cases of murder,compared to 45 cases in 2018; and 19 theft cases, as against 31 cases in 2018.(With a report from PNA/PN) As part of their intensified campaign,Escobar said every police station in the 18 towns of the province would berequired to have a weekly accomplishment report on surrendered firearms. Lieutenant Colonel Norby Escobar, Deputy Director for Operations of the Antique Police Provincial Office, said the operation of the “Bahay Silangan” or rehabilitation center for “drug offenders” in the province will begin this month. PNA/ANNABEL CONSUELO PETINGLAY With the revitalized campaign, policeofficers will again visit the homes of gun-owners who have expired gunlicenses, otherwise they will be penalized, he added. “Owners of firearms with expiredlicenses are encouraged to deposit it first at the police stations, pending therelease of their license renewal,” he said. SAN JOSE, Antique – The provincialpolice office here said it will boost its campaign against loose firearms thisyear. Lieutenant Colonel Norby Escobar,Deputy Director for Operations of the Antique Provincial Police Office, said atotal of 182 firearms were surrendered to various municipal police stations inthe province due to their campaign last year.  “If the gun-owners will not surrendertheir firearms, then the police will be forced to apply for a search warrant,”he added.  last_img read more

The Latest: 2 more European Tour golf events called off

first_img Associated Press Bayern Munich players have returned to training in small groups despite restrictions in place because of the coronavirus pandemic.The decision by the German champions came after some rival clubs made similar moves. Borussia Dortmund and Wolfsburg have had players train in pairs or small groups.Bayern said Sunday that the training session would “be done in coordination with government policy and the relevant authorities.” The club added that “it goes without saying that all hygiene regulations will be strictly observed.”German league games have been suspended until at least April 30. Clubs and the league have discussed resuming the league without fans and with regular virus tests for players and staff.No German league games have been played since March 8. April 6, 2020 That ensures there will be no play until the end of June at the earliest.The Trophée Hassan II in Morocco from June 4-7 was postponed and the following week’s Scandinavian Mixed tournament in Stockholm was canceled and will now be played in 2021.Eleven tour events have been either postponed or canceled because of the virus outbreak.The next potential tournament is the BMW International Open in Germany from June 25-28.___ The Latest: 2 more European Tour golf events called off ___More AP sports: https://apnews.com/apf-sports and https://twitter.com/AP_Sports,Tampa Bay Lightning advance to face Dallas Stars in Stanley Cup finals, beating New York Islanders 2-1 in OT in Game 6 Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditThe Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___Two more golf events on the European Tour have been called off because of the coronavirus pandemic.last_img read more

Asmir Begović new Player of FC Chelsea!

first_imgAsmir Begović definitely left FC Stoke City and is the new member of FC Chelsea! The best BH goalkeeper wrote today on his Twitter account a short message to the fans, teammates, club leaders and the training team of his now former club.He thanked everyone for the unforgettable years in FC Stoke City, and the club from London soon confirmed the transfer as well.He signed a four-year contract, and the details are not published yet.“I am very happy to join FC Chelsea, I feel I can develop here and be an important part of the team. I can’t wait to meet with the team on Wednesday, for the pre-season tour”.Begović indebted the jersey with the number one.(Source: radiosarajevo.ba/ photo klix)last_img read more