CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO- Police Chief Superintendent Gregorio R. Pimentel, Regional Director of Police Regional Office 1 (PRO1) will administer on Monday (January 30) the donning of ranks and oath taking of the 398 police personnel who are promoted to the next higher ranks to be held at the PRO1 Grandstand coincided with the Traditional Monday Flag Raising Ceremony.
PCSupt. Pimentel said the promoted personnel were composed on 41 Police Commissioned officers (PCOs) and 357 Police Non-Commissioned Officers (PNCOs) assigned in different police units of Region 1.
Of the PCOs, six (6) were promoted to Police Superintendent, 13 to Police Chief Inspector, 12 to Police Senior Inspector and 10 to Police Inspector.
For PNCOs, 8 were promoted as Senior Police Officer 4, 23 for SPO3, 36 for SPO2, 76 for SPO1, 59 for Police Officer 3 and 155 for PO2.
PCSupt. Pimentel said the promotion of his personnel is one of his priorities as his way of recognizing their sacrifices, accomplishment and merit they displayed in the police service.
“This is my precedence and I am very thankful that the PNP leadership has approved this promotion of our personnel. This is the best thing we can offer to our personnel, to recognize them thru giving them the due promotion based on their merit and fitness,” the Regional Director added.
Based on records, a total of 2,500 police personnel applied for promotion, but only 398 were promoted for reason of limited quota. ###
Date: Monday, March 23, 2017
CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO- the Philippine National Police top cop Police Director General Ronald M. Dela Rosa visited Region 1 and paid his command visit to Ilocos Sur Police Provincial Office on Wednesday (March 22).
The Chief PNP and his party together with Police Chief Superintendent Charlo C. Collado, Regional Director of Police Regional Office 1 (PRO1) and other senior police officers of PRO1 arrived at Camp Elpidio Quirino in Bulag Bantay, Ilocos Sur at around 12:00 noon for the talk to the men.
In his message, PDG Dela Rosa emphasized the stern implementation of internal cleansing as he encouraged everyone to take part in the campaign to wage those misfits and rogues personnel hiding behind their uniforms.
“I challenged you to do your job well in accordance with the Rule of Law, PNP guidelines and procedures and with morality and integrity since that we are dedicated in continuing the campaign against illegal drugs,” PDG Dela Rosa added.
The Chief, PNP ended his visit with a boodle fight lunch with the personnel of PNP Ilocos Sur.
Meanwhile, PDG Dela Rosa and PCSupt. Collado visited also one of the wounded personnel of the recent ambuscade transpired in Malibcong, Abra, who was confined at the Ilocos Training and Regional Medical Center in San Fernando City, La Union.###
CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO -- The Police Regional Office 1 and the Teachers of English as Secondary Language Association of the Philippines (TESLA Philippines) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) on Monday (March 13) to foster closer ties in providing trainings particularly to the members of Region 1 police.
Police Chief Superintendent Charlo C. Collado, PRO1’s Acting Regional Director referred to as first party and Mr. Eli T. Natividad, Director of TESLA Philippines referred to as the second party, affixed their signatures on the MOA as other police officials and staff of TESLA witnessed the said event coincided with the Monday Flag Raising Ceremony.
The MOA stated that the TESLA Phils. through its Research and Extension Office will assist the conduct of language trainings to PRO1 members who will be identified by the first party to participate.
The MOA specifically stated the conduct of training on Grammar, Pronunciation, News Writing, Common Errors, Filipinism and Emceeing/Hosting.
PCSupt. Collado expressed his appreciation on the said partnership especially in enhancing the communication skills of his police personnel. “We are happy to have this MOA in order for them to be more effective and efficient in dealing with the public,” PCSupt. Collado added. ###
CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO – the second man in command of the Philippine National Police (PNP) Police Deputy Director General Francisco A. Uyami Jr. paid his first command visit to Police Regional Office 1 (PRO1) as he graced the commemoration of the 26th PNP Foundation Day on Thursday morning (February 9).
The Deputy Chief PNP for Administration led the conferment of awards to the PNP personnel who displayed their outstanding performance and who greatly helped PRO1 in its pursuit of peace and order.
PDDG Uyami Jr. conferred the Medalya ng Kadakilaan to PCSupt. Gregorio R. Pimentel, Regional Director of PRO1 in recognition of his noteworthy acts of heroism as the over-all in charge of the month-long concerted intelligence build-up and manhunt operations that resulted in the arrest of Ronnie P. Dayan.
In his message, PDDG Uyami Jr. congratulated all the awardees and he exhorted that these awards shall serve as inspiration in bringing the PNP service into greater heights despite of the negative issues involving some misfit personnel of the PNP.
“Let us not waste what has been sacrificed for the past 26 years for the PNP has journeyed along the rough and difficult road of policing in serving the people, in protecting the community, in facing overwhelming challenges and even suffering the pain of losing men and women in deadly encounters with lawless elements,” PDDG Uyami Jr. said.
He also cited the extreme sacrifices of the SAF 44, Police Chief Inspector Bernard E. Pagaduan and his team who were awarded the “Sugatang Magiting” (PNP Wounded Personnel Medal) and a certain PO3 Angelo Cortez who was killed while conducting surveillance operation against illegal drug trafficking in Pangasinan sometime in 2016.
“I am standing in front of you today for the last time as the Deputy Chief PNP for Administration. In March, I will surrender my badge with deep humility and great pride to our beloved organization. Rest assured that the honor and integrity of being a police officer remain in my heart,” PDDG Uyami Jr. added. ###
List of Awardees during the PRO1’s Celebration of 26th PNP Foundation Day Celebration
MEDALYA NG KADAKILAAN
PCSupt. Gregorio R. Pimentel, RD PRO1
For noteworthy acts of heroism as the overall in charge during the conduct of a month long concerted intelligence build-up and manhunt operations that resulted in the arrest of Ronie P. Dayan.
PSSupt. Leo M. Franciso, PD La Union
For his outstanding performance of duty as supervisor during the conduct of a month-long concerted intelligence build-up and manhunt operations that resulted in the arrest of Ronnie P. Dayan.
MEDALYA NG SUGATANG MAGITING
PCInsp. Bernard E. Pagaduan
PSInsp. Juan Jhayar N. Maggay
PO2 Ryan E. Ponce
For their gallantry in the performance of duty during the service of Warrants of Arrest on January 2, 2017 at Barangay Cacamilingan, Camiling, Tarlac against Enrico Gil Magarden, listed as high value target level 3 and Top 4 of La Union PPO.
MEDALYA NG KAGALINGAN
PCInsp. Dave E. Mahilum
SPO2 Abrahan B. Cabana
For their exemplary performance of duty during hot pursuit operation on October 14, 2016 along Barangay Pao, Manaoag, Pangasinan that eventually led to an armed encounter with four robbery hold-up suspects which resulted in their neutralization.
MEDALYA NG PAGTULONG SA NASALANTA
PSSupt. Jose Melencio C. Nartatze Jr., PD Ilocos Norte
For his exemplary display of commitment as Disaster Incident Management Task Group (DIMTG) Commander during the onslaught and aftermath of signal #5 Super Typhoon “Lawin” that hit the province of Ilocos Norte which resulted in the attainment of zero casualty in the province.
MEDALYA NG PAPURI
PSupt. Cirilo B. Acosta Jr.
PO3 Eduardo M. Rivera
For their exemplary performance of duty during the implementation of simultaneous Search Warrants on November 10, 2016 in the Muncipality of Bayambang, Pangasinan at the house and premises of a former municipal councilor, five (5) barangay hairman and one barangay kagawad, all High Value Targets Level 2 of Pangasinan PPO
MEDALYA NG PAPURI
PSSupt. Rey A. De Peralta and 772 others
As members of Ilocos Sur PPO security contingent to the 65th Miss Universe 2016 “Terno Fashion Show” that resulted in a peaceful and orderly conduct of the event and safe stay of the Miss Universe candidates in Vigan City, Ilocos Sur.
MEDALYA NG PAPURI
PCInsp. Joseph Adornado B. Santos and five others
As members of the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Unit of RPSB1 contingent to the 65th Miss Universe 2016 “Terno Fashion Show” that resulted in peaceful and orderly conduct of the event and safe stay of the Miss Universe candidate in Vigan City, Ilocos Sur.
CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO- With the intensified internal cleansing of the PNP, Police Regional Office 1 (PRO1) recorded 187 administrative cases being resolved since Police Chief Superintendent Gregorio R. Pimentel, Regional Director of PRO1 ordered the review and fast resolution of administrative cases filed against police personnel in Region 1 as part of the internal cleansing initiative of this command.
Based from PRO1 records, a total of 224 cases composed of 34 Police Non-Commissioned Officers (PCO), 187 Police Non-Commissioned Officers (PNCO), and three Non-Uniformed Personnel (NUP) were filed at the Discipline Law and Order Section, of PRO1’s Regional Personnel and Human Resource Development Division (RPHRDD) for the period of December 26, 2016 to January 15, 2017.
“Since last year, we implemented the review of all cases we received to find out the negligence or violations that these personnel committed. As a result of this action, we will be able to resolve at least 187 cases,” PCSupt. Pimentel said.
With the total cases resolved, 101 were misconduct, 80 for negligence of duty, four for dishonesty and two for other offenses.
Meanwhile, a total of 91 personnel have pending cases composed of 12 PCOs, 71 PNCOs, three NUP and 7 under summary hearing proceedings.###