Camp 1Lt Vicente G Alagar - PRO 10 holds the 2nd CDM competition at Pelaez Sports Center, Cagayan de Oro City earlier today.
The eight CDM Contingents composed of Cagayan de Oro CPO, Iligan CPO, Bukidnon PPO, Misamis Oriental PPO, Misamis Occidental PPO, Lanao del Norte PPO, Camiguin PPO and Regional Mobile Force Battalion engaged in a friendly competition to assess the degree and level of adequacy of preparation, effectiveness, implementing maximum tolerance and swift response in addressing various civil disturbance situation in terms of support, negotiation, arrest, monitoring, SWAT, medical and fire protection. The competing teams were rated by the CDM competition organizers from PRO Directorial Staff, NAPOLCOM and CHR during their showdown inspection, presentation of different formations and scenario solving.
Camp 1Lt Vicente G Alagar -- NorMin police regional director Brigadier General Timoteo Pacleb joined the nation in celebrating the Araw ng Kagitingan, also known as the Day of Valor, marks the greatness of Filipino fighters during the World War II. It is a national observance which commemorates the fall of Bataan during the World War II.
On April 8, 2019 at about 8:00 A.M, activity started with a Mass Singing of the National Anthem followed by an Invocation led PLTCOL VICTORINO B BELANGDAL, Regional Chaplain.
Police Regional Office 10 already laid out all over the region its full alert status as the security preparations for the holy week reached full swing.
PBGEN TIMOTEO GASCON PACLEB, RD PRO 10 has ordered the deployment of more policemen in terminals, airports, seaports, highways, malls, resorts, churches and other holiday convergence areas to beef up police presence and ensure the tranquil observance of Lent. Considering that Region 10 has a high based on terrorism threat level we continue to undertake preemptive measures against terrorist attack and other criminalities. “We have augmented additional Mobile Forces along our tactical borders to ensure security measures and continuously safeguard holiday convergence areas manned either by uniformed police or covert security personnel to prevent untoward incidents.” BGEN Pacleb added.
New Year revelry in NorMin was relatively peaceful with the lowest incident of firecracker-related injuries recorded regionwide. Record shows only two (2) confirmed firecracker-related injury and two (2) other individuals with different injuries whose causes are still being investigated.
The victims recorded in Cagayan de Oro sustained burns and were both brought to Northern Mindanao Medical Center, a government hospital. “The number of new year revelry-related incident may however change due to delays in seeking medical help and late reporting, “NorMin police regional spokesman PSupt Surki Sereñas said.