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VACC to file impeachment complaint vs Ombudsman when Alvarez returns

VACC lawyer Ferdinand Topacio clarifies Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez is not behind the complaint and is merely one of the lawmakers they are seeking an endorsement from

MANILA, Philippines – The Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) is set to file an impeachment complaint against Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales, but it will only do so once Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez is back in the country.

VACC: Death penalty about retribution, not just deterrence

The Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) legal councel Ferdinand Topacio answers the enumeration posted by Sen. Risa Hontiveros before the hearing on the reimposition of the death penalty

MANILA, Philippines — The Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption on Tuesday said the death penalty will deter crime because everyone is afraid to die.

VACC urges drug war suspension after new 'tanim-droga' case

VACC urged the PNP to reform its recruitment system, given the series of alleged police abuses.

MANILA - An anti-crime watchdog on Tuesday urged the Philippine National Police to stand down anew from the government's war on narcotics after several cops were tagged in another case of alleged evidence planting.

VACC demands ordinary jail, no special treatment for De Lima

VACC demands ordinary jail, no special treatment for De Lima

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines) — Politicians facing criminal charges, like Senator Leila de Lima, deserve the same treatment as ordinary citizens, said the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) on Monday.