NO: 121714-__NEWS RELEASE
Authority : PSUPT IMELDA VASQUEZ TOLENTINO
Chief, Regional Public Information office
Camp Efigenio C Navarro, Calapan City
Date : December 17, 2014
Camp Efigenio C Navarro, Calapan City-In lieu of the Operational Guidelines for “LIgtas Paskuhan 2014” , PRO MIMAROPA under the stewardship of PCSUPT DENNIS JURILLA PEÑA, Acting Regional Director already reminded all unit commanders to undertake security measures in maintaining peace and order and providing public safety services at all places of convergence during the yuletide season particularly at churches where the celebration of Simbang Gabi or Misa de Gallo is being held.
Inside the camp, the first Simbang Gabi was attended by PCSUPT PEÑA supported with all the members of the Command Group, Chiefs, Directorial Staff, other Police Commissioned Officers, Police Non-Commissioned Officers and Non- Uniformed Personnel of PRO MIMAROPA officiate by PSUPT REYNALDO PIAÑAR, Chief, Regional Chaplain Service at PRO MIMAROPA Chapel .
Further, as part of the police community partnership and information operation during the Yuletide season, PIO of PRO MIMAROPA already launched the distribution of the flyers/leaflets entitled “ HUWAG MAGING BIKLTIMA… Mga Tamang Paraan sa Pagsaluibong sa Pasko at Bagong Taon”, a compilation of information campaign against the use of any firecrackers and guns, Filipino traditions of rejoicing the birth of Christ and of welcoming the New Year.
Last year, said flyers really played an important role when a great decrease of firecracker victims and a zero case of stray bullet and indiscriminate firing were notably noted.