Chief, PCR Branch/ PIO, Pampanga PPO
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DATE             :        January 6, 2014


PD ALBAYALDE Orders COPs to be Vigilant Against Criminals as New Year Enters


         The Pampanga PPO under the leadership of PSSUPT OSCAR D ALBAYALDE, Acting Provincial Director held a command conference earlier today at Bale Katimawan, Pampanga Headquarters, Capitol Compound, Barangay Sto Nino, City of San Fernando, Pampanga.

         The aim of the conference was to confer new and improved preventive measures in order to address the previous year’s shooting and robbery incidents and discuss new programs of the PNP to thwart criminality in the province of Pampanga.

         During the conference, PD ALBAYALDE directed all COPs to be on guard against criminals, to deploy more police officers in the streets, to enhance police presence in malls and areas of convergence, to conduct honest and truthful checkpoints, and lastly, to be vigilant at all times.

         Further, PD ALBAYALDE explained that Crime Prevention is a shared Responsibility between the police force and the general public, thus gaining the trust and confidence of the public as well as having a good media relations are very important factors to achieve a truly peaceful community.