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CASE VS OMB PERSONNEL FOR ALLEGED GUN-TOTING DISMISSED

The complaint filed for light threats against Agent Ronnie Tampinco of Optical Media Board was dismissed on August 4, 2017 by the Office of the Prosecutor, Quezon City due to lack of interest on the part of the complainant, MMDA Team Leader Mr. Larry M. Miravite to pursue the case.

On May 24, 2017, Mr. Miravite accused Agent Tampinco for allegedly cursing and gun toting during an MMDA towing operation along Scout Tobias Street, Barangay Laging Handa.

Monthly Enforcement Operations Accomplishment

In July 2017, OMB Agents conducted inspections in various areas in Metro Manila, Region 4-A (Calabarzon/Southern Tagalog), 6 (Western Visayas), and 8 (Eastern Visayas).

A total of  hundred forty two stalls/establishment were inspected, and said operations during the period led to the seizure of 600,062 pieces of pirated CDs/DVDs of different format and titles, as well as 85,990 pieces of blank CDs, all amounting to an estimated value of PhP210.88-Million.

Provincial Inspection Operations

For the Period covering July 20-22, 2017, Agents conducted routine inspections in various areas of Iloilo City and Negro Ocidental.

A total of fifty business stalls were inspected, which led to the seizure of around 227,600 or more pieces pirated CDs/DVDs of different format and titles, as well as 300 blank discs, 3 DVD players and 1 computer unit, all amounting to an estimated value of PhP79.69-Million.

Provincial Inspection Operations

For the Period covering July 04-06, 2017, Agents conducted routine inspections in various areas of the Laguna and Quezon Provinces, where illegal compact discs were reportedly being openly sold to the public.

A total of fifty three business stalls were inspected, which led to the seizure of around 44,000 or more pieces pirated CDs/DVDs of different format and titles, amounting to an estimated value of PhP15.40-Million.

Provincial Inspection Operations

For the Period covering July 04-06, 2017, Agents conducted routine inspections in Catbalogan, Samar and Tacloban City, Leyte. Areas which were not inspected for at least three years.

A total of fifty business stalls were inspected, which led to the seizure of around 268,800 or more pieces pirated CDs/DVDs of different format and titles, as well as 1,520 blank discs, 46 DVD players, 23 DVD writers, and 1 hard disc drive, all amounting to an estimated value of PhP94.26-Million.

Monthly Enforcement Operations Accomplishment

For June 2017, OMB Agents conducted inspections in various areas in Metro Manila.

A total of one hundred fifty eight stalls/establishment were inspected, and said operations during the period led to the seizure of 39,600 pieces of pirated CDs/DVDs of different format and titles, amounting to an estimated value of PhP15.05-Million.

Brigada Eskwela

Optical Media Board join this year's Brigada Eskwela at the Caloocan City Science High School last May 15-20

MMDA Towing Team and Optical Media Board Incident

The Optical Media Board hereby releases its official statement on the incident that transpired on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 between MMDA Towing Team and Optical Media Board. 

On  May 24, 2017, an operation was indeed conducted by the MMDA , towing vehicles parked along Scout Tobias Street, Barangay Laging Handa, Quezon City.  In fact, one of the vehicles towed that day is an official enforcement vehicle of the OMB.  The whole block of Scout Limbaga, the street wherein

Metro Manila Inspection Operations

On May 08, 2017, OMB Agents implemented the inspection of business stalls located in Yes Hotel Building, along Hidalgo Street, Quiapo Manila, a known “hot spot” in Metro Manila where illegal compact discs are openly sold to the public.

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