PRO8 Distributes 24M worth ISO and Office Equipment

PRO8 Distributes 24M worth ISO and Office Equipment


Camp Kangleon, Palo, Leyte- The Police Regional Office 8 (PRO8) with PNP Communication Electronic Service-Regional Communications Electronic Office 8 (PNP CES-RCEO8) distributed more or less 24M worth of Internal Security Operations (ISO) and Office Equipment to line units and offices under the leadership of Eastern Visayas Police Director, PBGEN DIONARDO B CARLOS on April 1, 2019 at the PRO8 Grandstand duringthe Monday Flag Raising Ceremony.

The 24M worth of equipment are the HARRIS Very High Frequency (VHF) Lowband Radios and the CODAN High Frequency (HF) Manpack Radio.

As a backgrounder, HARRIS VHF Radio is a portable and interoperable tactical radio ideally used for traditional combat. It delivers a highly secured, clear, reliable voice and data communication. Meanwhile, the CODAN HF Manpack Radio is a tactical radio that is used for long range communications and provides highly reliable secured full voice communications.

Each unit of Harris VHF Radio costs Php 1, 143, 435 while the Codan Manpack costs Php 366, 400 with complete accessories, respectively.

The recipients of said ISO Equipment are the EV Police Mobile Force Units such as the Regional Mobile Force Battalion 8 (RMFB8), Eastern Samar Provincial Mobile Force Company (ESPMFC), Northern Samar Provincial Mobile Force Company (NSPMFC), Samar Provincial Mobile Force Company (SPMFC) and Southern Leyte Provincial Mobile Force Company (SLPMFC). The said units will be oriented by PNP CES-RCEO8 personnel regarding its proper use and maintenance.

Likewise, ten (10) units of air conditioning and ten (10) units of laptops have been distributed by this PRO to the different offices of this Headquarters procured through the PRO8 Bids and Awards Committee.

“PRO8 is more than happy to have these newly procured equipment which will definitely boost our operational capability and mandated functions, “says PBGEN Carlos.

Should you have any inquiry, feel free to contact us through the following contact numbers and social media accounts: Regional Public Information Office (RPIO) 09551369334; and Facebook Account: Pulis Rehiyon VIII; or Facebook Page: Police Regional Office 8 or YouTube Channel: Pulis Otso (The Official YouTube Channel of PRO8).