Another significant endeavor was concluded after the National Capital Region Police Office under the strong leadership of Regional Director, PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR headed the Oath Taking of Advocacy Group and Closing Ceremony of Patrolling and Response Operations Training to Empower CVOs and Tanods (PROTECT) at Brgy. Addition Hills, Mandaluyong City on June 9, 2021.
PMGEN DANAO was accompanied by Bro. Jimmy Isidro, Chief of Staff/ Chief PIO, Mandaluyong City together with Hon. Carlito Cernal, Chairman, Brgy. Addition Hills, Mandaluyong, Dr. Corazon Regino, Principal, Jose Fabella Memorial School and other NCRPO Officers to include: PBGEN MATTHEW P BACCAY, DD, EPD; PCOL JULIUS C SURIBEN, Chief, RCADD; PCOL GAUVIN MEL Y UNOS, COP, Mandaluyong City, PLTCOL JENNY DC TECSON, Chief, RPIO.
The PROTECT aims to strengthen the capabilities of NCRPO’s force multipliers so that the response to any untoward incidents would be swifter. The training was participated by 80 tanods and Civilian Volunteer Organizations from Brgy. Addition Hills.
During the event, the Oath Taking and Ceremonial Signing of Manifesto of support of Advocacy Groups of Mandaluyong was conducted wherein they pledged their commitment to support ELCAC, plans, programs, and activities of the government and the NCRPO condemning the CTGs/ CNTs violence and atrocities.
In addition, they also commit to promote strengthened enforcement of environmental and public health and safety ordinances together with the PNP-NCRPO.
As part of the help that the Team NCRPO would like to extend, they assembled a pantry for the Tanods, CVO’s and Advocacy Groups that participated to the said event wherein the participants can freely get food packs, health kits and other assistance that they need.
On behalf of Mandaluyong City Mayor, Hon. Menchie Abalos, Bro. Jimmy Isidro, Chief of Staff/Chief PIO delivered the message during the said event. “Iisa lang ang laman ng ating puso, ito ay mapaglingkuran ang lungsod ng Mandaluyong at mapanatili ang kapayapaan dito. Tayo na mismo ang sasaway sa mga papasok, ayaw natin ng masasamang gawa sa lungsod, sa barangay, sa sitio, sa block ng lungsod ng Mandaluyong.”
PMGEN DANAO JR was elated with the support shown by the local government, advocacy groups and the community towards the NCRPO’s endeavor.
“Kami po ay nagpapasalamat sa ating LGUs na patuloy pong sumusuporta sa advocacy ng Philippine National Police. Also be remembered that crime prevention is everybody’s business. Makialam po tayo lalong lalo na sa aspeto ng peace and order. Let us be responsible citizens of this country, para po magkaroon ng sigla, magkaroon ng maayos na pagpapatupad ng batas.” PMGEN DANAO said.
He added “kami po ay naging instrumento lang para pagbuklod-bukludin natin ang effort ng bawat isa. Hindi po naming kakayanin ito, kailangan po naming ng tulong ng bawat mamamayan sa buong Mandaluyong lalong lalo na sa aspeto ng anti-criminality, illegal drugs and siyempre ng anti-terrorism.”###