National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) Acting Regional Director PBGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR together with PBGEN MARCELIANO V TEOFILO of Joint Task Force-NCR acted as the chairpersons of the Special Action Committees on Violent Extremism and Insurgency, and Crime and Disorder on December 9, 2020 at Hinirang Multi-purpose Hall, Camp Bagong Diwa, Bicutan, Taguig City.
The joint meeting aims to respond to peace and order problems, improve efforts to combat crime and disorder; strengthen actions to resolve conflict, reduce impact of insurgency, prevent and counter violent extremism; and building drug-free communities. Among the topics discussed were ; the effect of Localization Program to NCRPO manpower, deployment of personnel for Ligtas Paskuhan 2020; crime prevention and awareness infomercial and IEC Materials; Programs for the proliferation of mendicants and street dwellers during the holiday season; and update on the conduct of webinar on Cybercrime.
As a result of the meeting, agencies agreed to coordinate with one another, activate Ligtas Paskuhan, assess threats, adopt the Kabataan Konta Droga at Terorismo Infomercial, create Technical Working Group for Comprehensive IEC material, and recommend the merging of SAC on VEI and SAC CD.
PBGEN DANAO noted that anti-illegal drugs, anti-criminality, anti-terrorism all come together, thus, in order to address these, all agencies must continue to coordinate, plan implement and maintain solidarity.
The event was attended by top officials of Department of Interior and Local Government, Department of Environment and Natural Resources NCR, Bureau of Fire Protection NCR, Department of Education, Philippine Coast Guard, and other agencies concerned. ###