Administration of Justice

Department of Justice

Includes information about the criminal justice system in the Philippines.

Juvenile Justice

Child Protection in the Philippines

Child Protection in the Philippines features both government and non government organisations working on issues of child protection. The project provides a comprehensive view of the situation in the Philippines and the status of program development work in focusing on these issues. The aim is to present the situation of abused children and the roles of these organisations in addressing issues of child protection through the Internet.

Law & the Courts

Guide to Law Online, Philippines

The Guide to Law Online, prepared by the United States Law Library of Congress Public Services Division, is an annotated guide to sources of information on government and law available online. It includes selected links to useful and reliable sites for legal information.

Philippine Legal Research

This is an online guide to Philippine legal research written by Milagros Santos-Ong.  The guide includes the following sections: political structure, governmental structure, legal system, legal research, legal profession, legal bibliography, and legal sources.

Supreme Court of the Philippines

Explains the judicial system of the country, including its history, a list of former justices, jurisprudence, and more.

Police & Law Enforcement

Philiphine National Police

Includes information on operations, ongoing projects, and crime statistics.

Research & Statistics

National Statistical Coordination Board

Offers public order, safety and justice statistics under the "Sectoral Statistics" heading. Includes statistics regarding violence against women and children as well.

National Statistics Office

Includes general indicator statistics.

Philippine Institute for Development Studies

Supplies crime by type and average monthly crime rates in its social statistics section.