CAMP KANGLEON, Palo, Leyte, Nov. 28, 2013 – Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Police Director Gen. Alan LM. Purisima is set to arrive here Friday as he leads the relief caravan for policemen affected by supertyphoon “Yolanda” that walloped Eastern Visayas on November 8.
Police Chief Superintendent Henry Losañes, acting regional director of Police Regional Office 8 (PRO8) informed that the PNP chief will extend cash assistance to the dependents of the four policemen who were casualties of the storm.
CAMP KANGLEON, Palo, Leyte, Nov. 27, 2013 – The Philippine National Police in Eastern Visayas has called on the support of the public by reporting to authorities suspected cases of human trafficking in Tacloban City and other areas hit by super typhoon Yolanda.
The region’s top police official assured the presence of Women and Children Protection Desk (WCPD) investigators in Police Assistance Centers (PAC) established at the airport, seaports and evacuation centers to assist and investigate suspected trafficking-in-person (TIP) cases.
Police Regional Office 8 – Assorted relief goods from Aernouth Tierre of Netherlands through the efforts of PDIR LINA SARMIENTO, Director, DPCR reaches regional headquarters of Police Regional Office 8 on November 18, 2013.
The goods were solely for police officers who were then victims of the typhoon TS Yolanda. It has been almost 2 weeks from devastation that police officers of police regional office 8 despite being victims of typhoon were working 24/7 only to execute duties and be of public service.
Police Regional Office 8 – An interview to PSSUPT EFREN M PEREZ, Chief Plans & Programs DPCR asserting Law and Order in Tacloban and most of the affected areas of TS Yolanda says Law and Order in the area has back.
The live interview was made by Niño Bonito Padilla, Anchorman of DZRH Tacloban Satellite Radio Station located at the Tacloban City Sports Complex (Grandstand), Tacloban City on November 19, 2013.