Balite reveals Capitol official receives money from ‘ripa’ admin

In a privilege speech during the regular session at the Sangguniang Panlalawigan, Balite said a Capitol official is receiving at least P5 million from a “ripa” admin he identified only as one Liezel Libransa as a protection money.

‘Ripa’ reseller arrested by NBI

A “ripa” reseller, believed to be involved in a scam that milked millions of pesos from its victims, was arrested in an entrapment operation in Tagbilaran City on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021.

‘Ripa’ victims file complaints at NBI

At least seven individuals formally filed complaints before the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI)-Bohol on Tuesday, Oct. 12, after being scammed in “ripa” (money lending scheme).

Task Force ‘Heart of Justice’ created to help ‘ripa’ victims

Governor Arthur Yap signed Executive Order No. 49 in creating the Task Force Heart of Justice to ensure swift investigation, immediate case build up and urgent filing of criminal and civil cases against the perpetrators of the apparent Ponzi scheme called “ripa” which victimized thousands of Boholanos.