Camp Olivas, City of San Fernando, Pampanga- PRO3 Regional Director PBGEN RHODEL SERMONIA led the launching of the Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) desks in all police units and police stations regionwide.
The OFW desk is the PNP’s focused program for OFWs, their relatives as well as their families which will their take care of their welfare especially in protecting them from criminality, fraud, terrorism and illegal drug abuse perpetrated by transnational criminal syndicates.
PBGEN SERMONIA during his opening remarks said that “ this OFW desk is our tribute to the sacrifices of our Filipino OFWS. He said, to make our effort relevant, we will establish OFW desk in all police stations across Central Luzon. These desks will provide outright assistance to OFW concerns especially with regards to their families in the country.”
The official launching of the OFW desk coincided with the Traditional Monday Flag Raising Ceremony, earlier today (November 25) with OWWA administrator/Vice Chairman Hon Hans Leo J Cacdac as the Guest of Honor and Speaker. Also present were DILG Undersecretary Martin B Dino, POEA Undersecretary Bernardo P Olalia and Ms Gemma Sotto.