Budget for arming bgy chiefs better used on cops

Direct hit Once again, some were quick to jump to various conclusions when President Rodrigo Duterte spoke of possibly allowing barangay captains to carry firearms so they could help the governmet in its war against all forms of criminality. Duterte made the pronouncement during the recent oath taking of newly-….....»»

Category: newsSource: journal journalJun 16th, 2018

PNP to enforce stricter policy on police chiefs supervising erring cops

Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Oscar Albayalde on Thursday said they would implement stricter policies for police chiefs who failed to supervise erring policemen. In a press briefing, Albayalde said it will be a "one-strike policy." The police chief will have "immediate relief" if their policemen would commit serious criminal cases. "There will be no second chance dito kasi ginawa na namin lahat. We gave them memorandum napakarami na paulit ulit. Reminders na paulit ulit," Albayalde said. "And yet 'di nila masupervise mga tao nila." (There will be no second chance here because we've done everything. We've issued memoranda and reminders repeatedly.) Albayald...Keep on reading: PNP to enforce stricter policy on police chiefs supervising erring cops.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 15th, 2018

6 Pangasinan COPs relieved

POLICE Regional Office 1 director Chief Supt. Romulo E. Sapitula yesterday announced the relief of six chiefs of police in Pangasinan for failing their monthly performance evaluation rating. Relieved were the chiefs of police of Asingan, San Manuel, Sison, Sta. Maria, Balungao and Aguilar municipal police stations. They became the….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 10th, 2018

Erap to local chiefs: I’ll cut your budgets if…

Former President and Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada warned all of the city’s barangay chairmen that he will cut their budget if they will not contribute for the efficient management of mounting garbage in the city. Estrada revealed during an interview that he personally saw pile of uncollected garbage during a surprise visit at Road 10 […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2018

Erap to sue, cut budget of ‘dirty’ barangays

All barangay chiefs and officials in Manila will face charges and suffer budget cuts if they fail to keep their areas of jurisdiction clean, Mayor Joseph Estrada said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 21st, 2018

Duterte plan to arm village chiefs comes under attack

President Rodrigo Duterte early this week said he 'might consider' arming village officials ('barangay') to help in the fight against illegal drugs and criminals. (Reuters)........»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 15th, 2018

24 Mimaropa top cops relieved over dismal anti-drug performance

POLICE Regional Office 4-B director Chief Supt. Emmanuel Luis D. Licup yesterday announced the relief of 24 chiefs of police in different municipalities in Mimaropa region for their dismal performance in the campaign against illegal drug trafficking and abuse. “The 24 officers-in-charge/chiefs of police in the region were relieved from….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

Arming of bgy chiefs worries lawmakers

OPPOSITION lawmakers yesterday opposed the “dangerous” proposal of President Rodrigo Duterte to arm barangay captains, stressing this would only create more private armies that will further sow fear, terror and violence in the countryside. “Arming barangay captains of the 40,000 barangays simply means creating a private army of political kingpins….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

Top cops to assure Catholic priests of safety

PHILIPPINE National Police chief Director General Oscar D. Albayalde yesterday said he has ordered all police chiefs to see Catholic priests and other religious leaders in their areas and assure their security especially those who fear threats to their lives. He said that priests who believe that their lives are….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 11th, 2018

Suspend ex-SAF chief, 3 others over missing funds – complainants

MANILA, Philippines – Former members of the police’s Special Action Force (SAF), including one of its former chiefs, asked the Ombudsman on Tuesday, April 24, to suspend several cops amid a probe into missing funds . In a supplemental joint affidavit filed on Tuesday, the original complainants in a case ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 25th, 2018

Tattoos make cops, soldiers look like gangsters, criminals – DND, PNP chiefs

MANILA, Philippines – Tattoos are a no-no for the uniformed personnel.  The country's top security officials announced this in separate statements on Monday, April 2, saying that indelible designs on any parts of the body are simply unpleasant to look at. Department of National Defense (DND) chief Delfin Lorenzana and Philippine National Police ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 2nd, 2018

Anti-narcotics cops acquire body cameras

ANTI-NARCOTICS units of the Police Regional Office 6 (PRO-6) are required to wear body-worn video as part of their anti-illegal drug operations. But given the limited budget, PRO-6’s newly-acquired body or wearable cameras will be distributed to select operating units, in the meantime. On March 12, 2018, PRO-6 regional director Chief Superintendent Cesar Hawthorne Binag […] The post Anti-narcotics cops acquire body cameras appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMar 13th, 2018

Albayalde sacks chiefs of sleeping, drinking cops -

Albayalde sacks chiefs of sleeping, drinking cops -»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsFeb 9th, 2018

8 Laguna, Quezon chief cops replaced

CAMP VICENTE LIM, Laguna, Philippines — Eight chiefs of police in Laguna and Quezon have been replaced in a reshuffle implemented by the Philippine National.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 28th, 2018

PNP to hire new cops, buy more firearms

The Philippine National Police is recruiting 15,000 new police officers and buying 70,000 firearms this year, a ranking police official said on Sunday.   PNP Deputy Director General Archie Francisco Gamboa, chief of the PNP directorial staff, said the PNP was also planning to buy seven helicopters after it received a P7-billion budget to make new purchases.   "Our air unit before was only made up of air but no unit. We had no air asset for eight or nine years but ... later this year, we will have two single-engine helicopters [that are] made in France," Gamboa said.   He said the PNP had intended to buy four single-engine helicopters, but with the additio...Keep on reading: PNP to hire new cops, buy more firearms.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 14th, 2018

Gov’t all set to hike pay for soldiers, cops

THE government is all set to implement the increase in the base pay of military and other uniformed personnel come January 1, 2018. Government is expected to spend P60 billion for the raise, budget chief Ben Diokno said. “This is a very costly promise. We are willing to invest in….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsDec 20th, 2017

Houses for soldiers, cops in 2018!

AS promised by President Rodrigo Duterte, policemen and soldiers will be provided with decent houses come 2018. The budget for the housing units will be sourced from the P900 million supposedly funds intended to Oplan Double Barrel. House appropriations committee chairman Davao City Rep. Karlo Alexei Nograles confirmed that the….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsDec 10th, 2017

Senate realigns funds for anti-drug war to housing for troops, cops

The P900 million originally intendedfor the 2018 budget of Project Double Barrel, the anti-drug campaign of the PhilippineNational Police (PNP), has been realigned by the Senateforhousing of military troops and police officers,Sen. Loren Legarda saidon Wednesday. "Nilagay natin yan sa housing ng ating mga sundalo at mga pulis yang P900 miilion," she said. "We also gavethe police the body cams [they had been asking for]." Legarda, chair of the Senate committee on finance, talked to reporters after the Senateunanimously approved the proposed P3.767 trillion national budget next year. "Wala na yung masa masidor yung Double Barrelat ito'y nilagay natin sa sundalo pa rin at sa mg...Keep on reading: Senate realigns funds for anti-drug war to housing for troops, cops.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 29th, 2017

Duterte proposes realigning CHR budget to buy cops body cameras

Duterte proposes realigning CHR budget to buy cops body cameras.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 17th, 2017

Duterte proposes realigning CHR budget to buy cops body cameras - Philippine Star

Duterte proposes realigning CHR budget to buy cops body cameras - Philippine Star.....»»

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Duterte proposes realigning CHR budget to buy cops body cameras

Duterte proposes realigning CHR budget to buy cops body cameras.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 17th, 2017