Garcia, during her first visit to CPDRC
since she returned as Cebu governor, faced the problem of congestion at the provincial jail facility, which is designed to hold 1,600 inmates.
is a 1,500-capacity jail but currently houses 2,525 inmates.
Killed were Prison Guard 1 Bernie Bayutas, the driver Joel Tevez, and CPDRC
inmate Jerryfer Perigrino.
"There is a need for a direct communication between CPDRC
officials, the inmates and the Office of the Governor so that we may be able to air our grievances and complains and cooperate in finding ways and means to thresh out a viable solution to this problem," part of the petition reads.
Acting Warden Bobby Legaspi led the operation on his second day as Acting Jail Warden of the facility.
Nino was placed in a regular detention cell at the CPDRC
in Barangay Kalunasan, here.
Consultant Marco Toral said training and hiring new guards is an integral part of Jail Warden Rome Manansala's leadership.
This is a regular inspection of the CPDRC
,' Baquiran stated.
But he added he was not satisfied with the performance of CPDRC
guards after the recent Operation Greyhound yielded several sachets of illegal drugs and tally sheets of illegal gambling.
'The items we found are enough proof that the inmates are involved in gambling inside CPDRC
,' said Supt.
Cebu City, Cebu (PNA) - The Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC
), known for its dancing inmates, has given the latter a chance to continue their education through the Alternative Learning System (ALS), a non-formal education program intended for elementary and secondary schools and out-of-school youth dropouts.
Bobby Legaspi, officer in charge of the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC
) said the contraband items were seized from Cell No.