CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO – The PRO1’s (Police Regional Office 1) top cop Chief Superintendent Romulo E. Sapitula once again lauded his police personnel, after PRO1 has garnered the ranks of number 1 and 2 in the Crime Clearance Efficiency and Crime Solution Efficiency respectively.
PCSupt. Sapitula, Regional Director of PRO1, said among the 17 PNP regional offices, PRO1 was able to surpass other regions in terms of peace and order situation based on the reported crime volume and statistics for the month of January to May 2018. PRO1 garnered an average rating of 90.30% for Crime Clearance and 76.65% in Crime Solution Efficiency on both index and non-index crimes.
During the period, PRO1 was able to clear 10,077 out of 11,159 crimes and solved 8,553 crimes based on the recorded data.
Meanwhile, PCSupt. Sapitula stressed that the recent achievements of PRO1 will serve as inspiration in bringing the anti-criminality campaign to greater heights. “I am very much grateful for having faithful police in Region 1 and gaining these ranks manifest their dedicated service. We will take the momentum and we will focus more on combating the war on drugs and criminality in the region”, he added.
He further asserted his intention of weeding out misguided PNP personnel as part of the internal cleansing to safeguard the integrity of every police personnel and the PNP as a whole.
For now, PRO1 is religiously working with the community and stakeholders in advancing the peace and order situation in the region; identifying place for improvement and filling up the gaps in law enforcement to attain a conducive and crime-free community. (Regional Public Information Office, PRO1)