PRESS RELEASE #57-2018

PRO 10 INTELLIGENCE/OPERATIVES UNDERGO SURPRISE DRUG TEST

    Camp 1Lt Vicente G Alagar, Cagayan de Oro City – More or less 1000 Intelligence / Operatives of Police Regional Office 10 undergo surprise drug test.

       PCSUPT TIMOTEO G PACLEB, Regional Director in collaboration with the Regional Crime Laboratory Office 10 and Regional Intelligence Division conducted surprise drug test to all Intelligence / Operatives personnel during their Anti-Illegal Drugs Summit held on July 27, 2018 at RHQ Covered Court, Camp Alagar, Cagayan de Oro City. The said drugtest is part of the PNP Internal Cleansing Program particularly to aimed at ferretting out drug-using policemen. 

This is in compliance with the directive of PDG OSCAR D ALBAYALDE, CPNP to cleanse the rank from Officers down to the lowest rank.  Furthermore, the PNP will not tolerate any member of the organization who violates the law and gets involved in illegal drugs.

      As a matter of policy, those found positive for illegal drug use and involvement in illegal drug syndicates shall be sanctioned accordingly and/or shall be subject to dismissal from police service.

       Police Regional Office 10 leadership wants Police Officers that are assigned in intelligence unit have unsullied service reputation, unblemished record, and a character beyond suspicion to perform their mandated task to get rid of illegal drugs, criminality and corruption. ###