Chief, PCR Branch/ PIO, Pampanga PPO
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DATE             :        January 10, 2014


GOV PINEDA Congratulates Pampanga PNP During the 1st Command Conference of the Year


         The Pampanga PPO under the leadership of PSSUPT OSCAR D ALBAYALDE, Acting Provincial Director conducted a Command Conference at Ichiban Restaurant, GSO Road, City of San Fernando, Pampanga around 9AM, yesterday, January 9, 2014.

         Present during the conference were Pampanga GOV. LILIA “NANAY” PINEDA, DILG Provincial Director Myrvi Fabia, 703rd Brigade of the Philippine Army Commander GEN. HENRY SABARRE, PDEA Region 3 Director Joefrey Tacio, Board Members of Pampanga, several Mayors of Pampanga as well as the Officers of Pampanga PPO together with all the Chiefs of Police.

         PSSUPT ALBAYALDE presented the Yearend Report of Pampanga PPO to our governor during the said conference. On the other hand, GEN. SABARRE provided the updates on the Internal Security in the province. Likewise, Dir. Fabia and Dir. Tacio further discussed the program thrust of their respective agencies for this year.
Furthermore, Governor Pineda in her message congratulated the PNP and AFP for their unrelenting efforts for maintaining the peace and order in the province of Pampanga. She also encouraged all government agencies, particularly the Local Executives, to keep on supporting the PNP and AFP in their fight against criminality most especially their campaign against Illegal Drugs.

         In addition, the Pampanga PPO successfully arrested two drug dealing suspects yesterday through the conduct of anti-illegal drug operations. Reports disclosed that the Candaba MPS under PSUPT JHOANNA ROSALES caught Jose Luiz Lapuz y San Victores, 31 of Brgy Bahay Pare, Candaba possessing four (4) small heat sealed sachets containing SHABU. A case for Violation of Section 16, Article II of RA 9165 was filed against the suspect.

         The Masantol MPS under PCI JOWEN DELA CRUZ together with his men conducted a buy-bust operation which resulted in the arrest of Kevin Guinto y Guevarra, 21 of 1st Street Brgy San Isidro Matua, Masantol after selling one small heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing suspected SHABU to a Police Officer who acted as a poseur buyer. The suspect is now facing a case of Violation of Section 5 and 11 of RA 9165.