In its quest to strengthen the unity and harmonious relationship with the Muslim Community another Dialogue and Signing of Peace Covenant with the Muslim Leaders to forge stronger partnerships for a sustainable peace and order and Nation Building as part of NCRPOs’ Serbisyong TAMA Caravan sa Barangay was conducted by the National Capital Region Police Office under the leadership of PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR., ably represented by PBGEN ANTONIO C YARRA, Deputy Regional Director for Administration and attended by PBGEN BENJAMIN C ACORDA JR., Deputy Regional Director for Operations; PBGEN DANILO P MACERIN, District Director, Quezon City Police District; PCOL JULIUS C SURIBEN, Chief, Regional Community Affairs and Development Division; PLTCOL JENNY DC TECSON, Chief, Regional Police Information Office/Public Information Section; PLTCOL BENJAMIN P ARIOLA, Officer-in-Charge, District Community Affairs and Development Division, Quezon City Police District; PLTCOL JEFFREY B BILARO, Station Commander, Holy Spirit Police Station; MAJ ARNIEL C TORMIS, United Staff 7, JTF-NCR, Mr. Julius O. Ursua, Spokesperson League of Parents in the Philippines, and other, Senior Police Officers, Police Commissioned Officer; Police Non-Commissioned Officers and 110 Muslim brothers and sisters composed of Imams/Ustadz, Bilal, Jama’a, Barangay Officials, Muslim community leaders, poorest of the poor from different Muslim communities of Quezon City on February 19, 2021 from 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM at the Covered Court, Salaam Community, Brgy. Culiat, Tandang Sora Ave., Quezon City.
The highlight of the activity was the reading of Peace Covenant delivered by PBGEN BENJAMIN C ACORDA JR and the Signing of Peace Covenant between the National Capital Region Police Office led by PBGEN ANTONIO C YARRA together with Hon. Jose Christopher “Kit” Belmonte, Congressman, District 6, Quezon City; Hon. Victor “Vic” Bernardo, Barangay Chairman of Brgy. Culiat, Quezon City; Hon. Dario Orencia, Barangay Chairman of New Era; Hon Emmanuel “BANJO” Pilar, Barangay Chairman of Pasong Tamo represented by Ex-O Nestor Del Rosario. The parties agreed to undertake and give their full support in all its programs and projects against criminality and terrorism and agreed to foster partnership and cooperation to attain peace and security. Further, the Muslim Brothers and Sisters pledged to denunciate all forms of evil acts, violence and killings. To be held accountable with all the actions taken and give full support to NCRPO and Philippine National Police as whole.
Likewise, selected Muslim leaders namely: Mr. Alvinzon Zingcon, Representative, Quezon City Muslim Consultative Council; Mr. Abdulkarim H. Imbrahim Jr, Shari’ah Counselor; PCMS Hassan Jaafar Adi, President, Tribal Leaders on Peace and Order; PCMS Ahadol Salarami (Ret.), Chairman, Tribal Leaders Association Inc; Imam Rene Dawabi, Imam of Grand Mosque Salam Community, Maguindanao Tribe; and Sultan Haji Nur Hassan Abubakar, Chairman, Salam Compound have assured their willingness to cooperate and to fully support the plans and programs of the PNP for the Muslim community to achieve a safer and peaceful community and unite for a common vision towards a safer and more progressive Metro Manila.
To further add color, meaning and significance to the activity, the participants joined in the lighting of candles and the release of doves as a symbolic gesture of peace, to symbolize the union of the two organizations.
The activity also coincided with the reinvigorated community awareness and poverty alleviation efforts of Team NCRPO in support to the Government’s efforts in advancing Anti-Terrorism, ELCAC; PAIDS; Anti-Criminality; and COVID-19 Prevention and Mitigation programs through the Enhanced NCRPO Project Info C.A.R.E. wherein reiterated to them the strict observance of minimum health standards and protocols against Covid19. They were also taught about the elements of crime and encouraged them to report crimes, erring PNP members or any concerns to NCRPO text hotline numbers Isumbong Kay RD NCRPO O915-888-9181 and 0999-901-8181.
The activity successfully concluded with a total of 110 families served and provided with lectures, IEC materials, gift packs and health kits. The IATF Minimum Health Standards were enforced and observed strictly throughout the event by designated Health Protocol Marshalls from NCRPO and QCPD with no untoward incidents recorded.
COMMAND VISIT – “Policemen should lead by example- and more so if you are the Commander.” Following the half day activity at Barangay Culiat, Quezon City, PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR., ably represented by PBGEN YARRA, Deputy Regional Director for Administration (DRDA) with PBGEN BENJAMIN C ACORDA JR, Deputy Regional Director for Operations along with the Chiefs of the Regional Staff and Support Units, NCRPO paid a Command Visit in Quezon City Police District (QCPD).
The second and third man of NCRPO was accorded with an Arrival Honors and warmly welcome by the officers and men of QCPD. He also graced the blessing of the newly refurbished façade of QCPD Headquarters and installed led wall TV.
Thereafter, a short program ensued at the QCPD Grandstand. Like other Police Districts, personnel who have done exemplary performances were rewarded for a job well done and to boost the morale of the personnel, the NCRPO also arranged a raffle good for 50 persons followed by the talked to the men and women of QCPD. DRDA, reminded them about Oplan LITIS of RD DANAO and for them to always adhere to rules and be and ERA of change in the organization. Be an Example to others; Responsible in everything they do and be Accountable in every actions.
DESTRUCTION OF VIDEO KARERA MACHINE– Part of the lined-up activities is the destruction of Video Karera Machines confiscated through the concerted efforts of the different Police Stations and Operating Units of Quezon City Police District led by PBGEN YARRA and accompied by PBGEN BENJAMIN C ACORDA JR., DRDO, NCRPO.
SURPRISE DRUG TEST– To assure that no iota of doubt on the persons of the officers and men of QCPD especially those who are assigned with the drug units for the public to believe what the government is doing and that the PNP is dead serious on its campaign of illegal drugs, a surprised drug test was conducted during the command conference to all the attendees.
COMMAND CONFERENCE – As the final agenda for the day, a Command Conference with DRDA, PBGEN YARRA proceeded along with PBGEN ACORDA, DRDO, Chief of Regional Staffs attended by QCPD Command Group, Chiefs of the District Directorial Staff, Station Commanders and Support Units,
During the conference, PBGEN DANILO P MACERIN, District Director, QCPD presented the 100 days accomplishment of RD DANAO since he assumed his post in Regional Headquarters. Selected Station Commanders were also made to present their respective notable operational accomplishments. An exchange of ideas and insights for and among the commanders for them to further improve.
Finally, PBGEN YARRA expressed his appreciation to Quezon City Police District on behalf of the Regional Director, PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR for all their achievements and accomplishment for TEAM NCRPO in eliminating all forms of criminality and illegal drugs in the region…