As the National Capital Region Police Office strengthens police presence within the streets of Metro Manila, a noticeable decrease in criminality was recorded by the Tactical Motorcycle Riding Unit from October 20-26, 2020.
TMRU are deployed strategically at crime prone areas to aggressively sustain police operations; arrest motorcycle-riding criminals and implement heightened security measures.
As a result thereof, the 8 Focused crimes were decreased with a total of 37 incidents or 24.84%, from 157 to 118 from the period wherein the TMRU were intensified compared as before.
Similarly, on comparative statistics on Motorcycle Riding Suspect (MRS) incidents, a total of 25% decrease was also recorded from October 20-26, 2020 compared to October 13-19, 2020.
“The 24/7 reinvigorated deployment of 865 TMRU personnel significantly showed impact in the crime prevention and anti-criminality of our region. The strategized police intervention being conducted in Metropolis will continue to effectively maintain the peace and order in the Metro,” said PMGEN DEBOLD M SINAS.