THE Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) on Wednesday confiscated a stash of prohibited items from the inmates of the New Bilibid Prison’s (NBP) Maximum Security compound including a handheld radio, which has the same frequency with what the NBP officials are using. With the continuing Oplan Galugad that started November last year, the 12th raid was conducted at Quadrant 1, Buildings 6-B and 1-D and dormitories of Batang City Jail gang. Also confiscated was a.45 caliber firearm, owned by Joel Bernales who admitted he bought the gun from someone inside the detention cell. There were also excess appliances, cellular phones, bicycles, fighting cocks, gallons of homemade beer, drug paraphernalia and bladed weapons.
BuCor Chief Ricardo Rainier Cruz 3rd said additional equipment for the biometric of visitors will be installed soon.