Guillermo Eleazar, Quezon City Police District (QCPD) director, identified PO1 Domingo Cena and PO2 Ric Tanguilan, both from QCPD Station 8, as the officers accused by a 21-year-old woman of catcalling her as she walked on the street.
This is a landmark case in Quezon City, being the first [to be filed] against catcalling.
A Malacanang official called on women on Friday to be more forgiving about President Duterte's catcalling and sexist remarks about women, saying the country's Chief Executive was no priest or saint.
Taking issue with catcalling was 'relative,' she said.
Stalking, wolf-whistling, catcalling
and leering at women and LGBTs on the street and in public spaces would be penalized with fines or jail time of up to six months if a bill filed on Tuesday by Sen.
1326 known as the 'Safe Streets and Public Spaces Act' provides for a long list of prohibited acts that would be penalized, from light offenses such as cursing, wolf-whistling, catcalling
, leering and persistent requests for name and contact details, up to severe violations, like stalking.
It's less vulgar and less insulting than a President of the country catcalling
a female reporter on live TV.
While she supports President-elect Rodrigo Duterte, outgoing Senator Pia Cayetano has made it clear that she does not condone catcalling