CAMP OLIVAS, CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, PAMPANGA- Personnel of Police Regional Office 3 together with other law enforcement agencies steadily secures the APEC SOM1 meeting venues and delegates’ billets as the APEC- First Senior Officials' Meeting and Related Meeting (SOMI) is on its second day in Clarkfield, Pampanga.

            Relatedly, PRO3 CDM Contingents are still on standby and ready to be dispatched as moderate number of rallyists continue to converge and rant their protests at Salakot near the entrance of Clarkfield.
            Yesterday, January 26, 2015, delegates from member economies discussed on matters regarding Illegal Logging, Anti-Graft and Corruption, Health issues, Customs procedures and Life Sciences innovation.
                 STG “Clark-Subic” continues to convene daily in order to make sure that no single detail is being overlooked as well as guarantee the safe and smooth flow of the grand event while STG APEC SOM1 Central Luzon also conducts meeting to wrap up the events of the day and to give updates on the activities for the following day.


  carto 437x600        Camp Olivas, City of San Fernando, PampangaPolice Regional Office 3 Officer-in-Charge PCSUPT RONALD V SANTOS orders for a thorough investigation and immediate solving of the shooting to death of a news contributor yesterday morning, January 8, along Vicinal Road, Sitio San Rafael, Brgy Tuyo, Balanga City, Bataan.

            Slain victim who was identified as Nerlita LEDESMA y Tabuzo, 48 years old, staff/clerk of Bataan Provincial Capitol Public Information Office, Abante News Magazine contributor and a resident of Tagnai Sitio San Rafael of said barangay was shot to death by still unidentified men while waiting for a tricycle on her way to work. 

            Recovered from the crime scene were four (4) pieces of fired cartridge cases of Caliber .45 and one (1) slug of the same caliber.  

             PCSUPT SANTOS immediately ordered the creation of Special Investigation Task Group “LEDESMA” headed by Bataan Police Provincial Director.
            Further investigation revealed that victim was involved in an existing squabble on the management of five (5) hectares of land arising from the collection of monthly dues and Tagnai land mortgage which was averred to police authorities by her husband identified as Esteban LEDESMA JR that prior to the incident his wife has been receiving death threats related to her position as president of Tagnai Homeowner’s Association.  

             It was also found out that victim was arrested and out on bail regarding the libel case filed against her by a local media man last 2011. 
“We are still conducting deeper probe regarding the real motive of the killing considering the nature of her work for the speedy identification and apprehension of the suspects”, PCSUPT SANTOS said.

                  eye2CAMP OLIVAS, City of San Fernando, Pampanga- As an early Christmas gift of Police Regional Director PCSUPT RAUL D PETRASANTA to the men and women of PRO3 including their dependents,  a free eye check-up was held  on November 28,2014 at the PRO3 Multi-Purpose Hall, Camp Olivas, City of San Fernando, Pampanga.

            Dubbed as “Maagang Pamasko ni RD”, the  one day free eye check –up and pre-cataract screening, first ever in PRO3  was in partnership with MH Chua Eye Center wherein licensed and experienced opthalmologist using state-of-the-art eye refraction apparatus will handle the patients.
            More or less 400 patients composed of PRO3 personnel and their dependents have availed of the free-eye check-up.
            The free check-up and pre-cataract is a huge assistance to PNP personnel and their relatives who suffer from poor eye health who cannot avail of the costly regular eye examination.

CAMP OLIVAS, CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, PAMPANGA- Police Regional Office 3 under the stint of PCSUPT RONALD V SANTOS, OIC, PRO3 once again proved that PRO3 is stern in its campaign against illegal drugs. Another accomplishment on drug- supply reduction strategy was attained by PRO3 through a buy bust operation conducted by joint police operatives and members of PDEA which yielded positive outcomes.

          On January 14, 2015 at around 1:45 in the afternoon, personnel of NEPPO CISOG together with personnel PDEA3 conducted buy bust operation at Lucy’s Restaurant located along Maharlika Hi-way, Brgy San Miguel na Munti, Talavera, Nueva Ecija which  resulted to the arrest of suspected drug pushers identified as Nasser MASSORONG y Pipino, 32 years old;  Noraina HADJI-AMEN y Pipino, 28 years old, both residents Valle Cruz, Cabantuan City; Marilyn ESPEJO y Sarmiento, 33 years old; Eligio Agustin y Dimaplis, 49 years old, both residents of Bangad, Cabanatuan City. Suspects were caught in the act of selling suspected shabu to poseur buyers.
          Arrested suspects are high value targets in the list of drug personalities. Confiscated from their possession were more or less 100gms of suspected shabu and other illegal drug paraphernalia.
          Suspects were brought to PDEA RO3 for proper disposition.
            PCSUPT SANTOS lauded the operating troops for their successful anti- illegal drug operations.

           DSC 0419CAMP OLIVAS, City of San Fernando, Pampanga-PRO 3 under the headship of PCSUPT RAUL D PETRASANTA, RD PRO 3 conducted an earthquake drill/simulation to help prepare PNP, non-uniform personnel and other employees for an earthquake.

            The said drill/simulation started at exactly 9:00 AM. The important part of the drill is to understand when there is an earthquake it is safest to drop to the ground, find cover and hold on. The activity started by a one minute blowing of siren, wherein all PNP, non-uniform personnel and other employees inside their respective offices drop on the floor, find cover under their tables and hold on to it. Afterwards, all PNP and non-uniform personnel and other employees went outside, with both hands covering their heads because they could be battered with falling objects,  walked in a single file and proceeded at the designated evacuation area which is the Parade Ground located infront of the Admin Building solemnly. This must be done so as not to cause panic while an earthquake is taking place.  
            The Earthquake drill is an annual exercise designed for the awareness, preparedness and readiness of PRO 3 PNP, non-uniform personnel and employees during an actual earthquake.