Chief, Police Community Relations Branch/ PIO, Pampanga PPO
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DATE   : February 27, 2014

SWAT and SCOUT Graduation Ceremony

After fourty five days of rigorous training, one hundred twenty four (124) and thirty nine (39) trainees graduated from PNP Special Counter Insurgency Operations Unit Training (SCOUT) and Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) trainingrespectivelty. The closing/graduation ceremony was held at Bren Z. Guiao Sports Complex, High School Boulevard, City of San Fernando, Pampanga earlier today, February 26, 2014.

Bothclasses of SCOUT and SWAT displayed their newly acquired skills bydemonstrating IAD, VIP Security Protection, Raid, Tactical Explosive Entry andother building entry techniques during the start of the program led by CompanyCommander PSUPT BERNARDO PEREZ ofthe Pampanga Provincial Public Safety Company (PPSC) under the overallsupervision of PSSUPT OSCAR D ALBAYALDE,Acting Provincial Director Pampanga PPO.

Presentduring the graduation ceremony on behalf of Regional Director PCSUPT RAUL PETRASANTA are PCSUPT WENDY ROSARIO, DRDA PRO3; PSSUPT MANUEL GAERLAN, and PSSUPT FLYNN DONGBO, Chief RPHRDD PRO3.

Hon. Governor LILIA “NANAY” G PINEDA, whoserved as the Guest of Honor, graced the said occasion and lauded all themembers of both classes for their efforts in finishing their trainings. Sheadded that these new graduates will surely be of great help in making theprovince of Pampanga safe, insurgence and criminality free.

PD ALBAYALDEstated that the training/schooling such as SCOUT and SWAT are vital in order tomake sure that our policemen are always ready and capable in handling theirduties and responsibilities.