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MMDA equips enforcers with body cameras

The MMDA is equipping 20 traffic enforcers with body cameras which can provide evidence during apprehension of traffic violators on the road. #BeFullyInformed MMDA equips enforcers with body cameras The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority is equipping 20 traffic enforcers with body cameras which can provide evidence during apprehension of traffic violators on the road. Source link: MMDA equips enforcers with body cameras.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilainformer manilainformerDec 7th, 2017

WATCH | There are now Pasig City cops on the beat sporting body cams

Some police officers in Pasig City have started to take to their beats with so-called body cams, or portable video cameras strapped to the chests. This development is intended to enhance transparency in police operation and personal safety of both the law enforcers and their clients, especially so that it looks like the Philippine National […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsNov 30th, 2017

Body cameras for Davao traffic enforcers

Body cameras for Davao traffic enforcers.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsJun 30th, 2017

Body cameras on Davao traffic enforcers mulled | SunStar - Sun.Star

Body cameras on Davao traffic enforcers mulled | SunStar - Sun.Star.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

Manila traffic enforcers to wear body cameras

Manila traffic enforcers to wear body cameras.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJan 2nd, 2017

MMDA eyes citizen’s arrest for ‘abusive’ motorists

MANILA, Philippines — Enforcers of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) may soon carry out citizen’s arrests of “abusive” motorists, an offic Source link link: MMDA eyes citizen’s arrest for ‘abusive’ motorists.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated News12 hr. 14 min. ago

MMDA eyes citizen’s arrest for ‘abusive’ motorists

MANILA, Philippines — Enforcers of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) may soon carry out citizen’s arrests of “abusive” motorists, an offic.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2018

Home on a mission of love

One too many times, law enforcers are portrayed in movies and television as intimidating figures albeit sworn protectors of the community. While a commanding stance, body type and attitude are arguably useful in warding off the “bad guys,” the public often forgets that underneath the uniform, badges and perpetually folded arms are hearts that beat [...] The post Home on a mission of love appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2018

Less bloody drug war

PHILIPPINE police said Wednesday they have adopted special measures, including body cameras, to reduce violence in anti-narcotics operations as the International Criminal Court investigates allegations of thousands of extrajudicial killings in President Rodrigo Duterte’s drug war. Five days after the ICC launched a preliminary examination of the alleged murders, authorities….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2018

P334 million at stake as PNP opens bidding for body cameras

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine National Police (PNP) has opened the acquisition for their body cameras for bidding, police chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa announced. "I am announcing to all suppliers out there, you can supply the best body-worn camera, you come to Camp Crame, get accredited, and supply our ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 3rd, 2018

Anti-drug cops to get body cams by June—PNP chief

          Expect anti-illegal drug operatives of the Philippine National Police (PNP) to wear body cameras by the middle of the year when the acquisition of the devices is complete.   PNP chief Dir. Gen. Ronald dela Rosa has ordered the allocation of P334-million for the purchase of body-worn cameras for local drug enforcement units by June.   Dela Rosa tasked PNP directorate for logistics Director Jose Victor Ramos to fast track the purchase of body cameras for anti-narcotics operatives and ensure transparency in their operations.   The body-worn cameras would ideally be connected to a system where there would ...Keep on reading: Anti-drug cops to get body cams by June—PNP chief.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2018

Why did PNP buy bomb-sniffing dogs instead of body cameras?

Senator Ralph Recto on Tuesday, January 30, publicly chastised top officials of the Philippine National Police (PNP) for buying bomb-sniffing dogs instead of body cameras , opening gates to another flood of criticism for the men in blue. Why, many asked, didn’t the PNP immediately purchase body cameras with their ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2018

Bato defends purchase of K9: Can body cams prevent bomb explosions?

Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Ronald "Bato" Dela Rosa defended on Thursday the decision to prioritize the purchase of around P26 million worth of bomb-sniffing dogs over the procurement of body-worn cameras for their anti-illegal drugs operations. In a press conference, Dela Rosa stressed the importance of the 48 K9 units they procured, which costs P545,000 each, in light of the recent remark of Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto against the PNP's move. "With the 2017 budget, hindi talaga 'yun naisama, pero sa 2018 meron na, nakasama. You are questioning us now, imbes na body-worn, aso priority namin. The answer is very simple. Can you prevent an IED o...Keep on reading: Bato defends purchase of K9: Can body cams prevent bomb explosions?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2018

Rush Purchase of P334 M Worth of Bodycams so ‘Tokhangers’ Can Wear Them

Not just Bibles and rosaries, but body cameras too. Policemen who conduct what their leaders promise as a non-lethal tokhang campaign should not just be clutching religious items but should also be wearing bodycams, said Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto, after a police general said that policemen who will “knock and plead” at homes […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJan 31st, 2018

PNP bought 48 dogs worth P511,600 each instead of body cameras

MANILA, Philippines —  Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto on Tuesday said that the Philippine National Police could have acquired body cameras it could.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 30th, 2018

Duterte in India, Gadon files complaint vs Sereno, PDEA requires body cameras | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte calls for stronger cooperation among countries to stop the financing of terrorist organizations.  Lawyer Larry Gadon a graft complaint against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno for alleged non-filing of her Statements of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth.  The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency now requires its agents to wear ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 26th, 2018

PDEA changes mind, requires body cameras in drug war

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) now requires its agents to wear body cameras during their operations. PDEA chief Director General Aaron Aquino signed on Monday, January 22, a memorandum detailing the use of body cameras by operatives and witnesses during anti-drug operations. (WATCH:  Rappler Talk: PDEA on leading the drug war without the PNP ) “Agents and ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 26th, 2018

‘Tokhang’ back, but only on weekdays, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  "Oplan Tokhang" is back. But this time, it seems different.   Under new guidelines, officers from the Philippine National Police will drop in on drug users and suspected dealers in broad daylight --- anytime between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. --- and only on weekdays.   And the visits can be watched live online --- if things go as planned.   What's the catch?   Drug raids can still be carried out at night.   PNP Director General Ronald "Bato" dela Rosa, on Wednesday spoke to reporters about changes in President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs, including use of body cameras by officers conducting antinarcotics operations when thes...Keep on reading: ‘Tokhang’ back, but only on weekdays, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 25th, 2018

Philippine police to wear body cameras in war on drugs - TODAYonline

Philippine police to wear body cameras in war on drugs - TODAYonline.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJan 24th, 2018

Senate panel seeks Divina disbarment, Dela Rosa on body cameras, Licuanan on resignation| Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: The Senate public order committee recommends immediate disciplinary action against or even disbarment of University of Santo Tomas Law Dean Nilo Divina and other alumni of the Aegis Juris Fraternity over the fatal hazing of Horacio Castillo III.  Philippine National Police Chief Ronald dela Rosa will require policemen to wear body cameras only after all ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 24th, 2018

Police in Manila, Davao among first to get body cameras for drug war

DAVAO CITY, Philippines – Police units in Metro Manila and other big cities in the Philippines will be the first to get body cameras for their anti-illegal drug operations. Philippine National Police (PNP) Director for Operations Camilo Cascolan revealed this Wendesday, January 24, when asked about the details of the planned ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 24th, 2018