CAMP OLIVAS, CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, PAMPANGA- PRO3 Regional Director PCSUPT JOEL NAPOLEON M CORONEL commended police officers who have accomplishments during the first day of the implementation of Gun Ban earlier this morning, January 14.
The awarding ceremony coincided with the traditional Monday Flag Raising Ceremony wherein PCSUPT CORONEL extolled the achievements of the police officers thru the giving of Medalya ng Kagalingan.
Among the awardees include: PSUPT ORLANDO L CASTIL JR, Acting COP of San Jose Del Monte and PO1 Jeremiah David B Bangayan; PSSUPT LEON VICTOR Z ROSETE, NEPPO Acting PD; PCINSP ARNEL V AGUILAR, Officer-in-Charge of San Antonio MPS and SPO2 Alberto L Interia.
“We are quick in giving rewards to deserving personnel and acknowledge their notable deeds, but we are also swift and decisive in punishing the misfits and the undisciplined,” PCSUPT CORONEL said.
PCSUPT CORONEL also urged the public to cooperate with authorities at checkpoints and reiterated his assurance that police personnel will observe policies and procedures, and will uphold their basic rights.
During checkpoint, motorists are advised to Slow Down; Dim their headlights and turn on their cabin lights and answer promptly if asked by police authorities.
“I have also reminded our personnel to be courteous to motorists and to adhere to general guidelines prescribed in our Revised Police Operational Procedures,” he further stated.
The carrying of firearms, other deadly weapons and explosives as well as its transportation is strictly prohibited from the start of the election period on January 13, 2019 until its end on June 12, 2019. Stricter penalties ranging from one year to twelve years imprisonment will be meted to all violators.