ANTI-GRAFT BODY SUSPENDS, FINES AND FORFEITS BENEFITS OF FORMER CUSTOMS OPERATIONS OFFICER

Posted in: Press Releases- Nov 02, 2015 No Comments

The Office of the Ombudsman suspends retired Bureau of Customs Collector 1 Rudy M. Amistad for violating Section 8 in relation to Section 11 of the Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees (R.A. 6713). However, since the said penalty can no longer be enforced because of Amistad’s retirement, the said […]

CUSTOMS COLLECTOR SUSPENDED FOR FAILURE TO PROPERLY DECLARE SALN

Posted in: Press Releases- Oct 22, 2015 No Comments

Customs Collector Suspended for Failure to Properly Declare SALN The Office of the Ombudsman (Ombudsman) has again emphasized the need for government employees to completely declare their assets, liabilities and net worth when it suspended a Customs collector for two months without pay. In its Decision, the Anti-Graft Body found Bureau of Customs (BOC) Collector 1SevellinoCruzadaTomolof […]

CUSTOMS OFFICIAL SUSPENDED FOR FAILURE TO DECLARE FIREARMS IN SALN

Posted in: Press Releases- Oct 21, 2015 No Comments

Customs Official Suspended for Failure to Declare Firearms in SALN Failure to declare firearms in one’s Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN) may be fatal to a government employee. Exhibiting a no-nonsense stand, the Office of the Ombudsman meted on Recaflor Edward F. De Leon (De Leon) a penalty of suspension for six (6) […]

OMBUDSMAN ORDERS SUSPENSION OF CUSTOMS OFFICER

Posted in: Press Releases- Oct 20, 2015 No Comments

Ombudsman Orders Suspension of Customs Officer and the filing of information for violation of anti-graft laws To stress the importance of a complete disclosure of government employees’ assets, liabilities and net worth, the Office of the Ombudsman (Ombudsman) has again ordered the filing of information against Customs Officer Nelly S. Ochoa (Ochoa) before the Municipal […]

OMBUDSMAN DISMISSES BIR ASSISTANT REGIONAL DIRECTOR

Posted in: Press Releases- Oct 09, 2015 No Comments

DOF-RIPS scores another win for good governance To correct its February 24, 2014 decision, the Office of the Ombudsman after an extensive review of the records found Marina De Guzman, Chief Revenue Officer IV and Assistant Regional Director of Revenue Region No. 7, liable for Grave Misconduct and Serious Dishonesty. The review was done upon […]

OMBUDSMAN FILES FORFEITURE PROCEEDINGS AGAINST FORMER PASAY CITY TREASURER

Posted in: Press Releases- May 21, 2015 No Comments

The Office of the Ombudsman ordered the filing of forfeiture proceedings against a former Pasay City treasurer and concurrent OIC-Regional Director of the Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF), Region VII, and her children. In a recent joint resolution, the Ombudsman found prima facie evidence to charge public respondent Concepcion C. Daplas (Mrs. Daplas) and her children Dominador C. Daplas (Mr. Daplas) and Marie Anne C. Daplas for violation of Section […]