Eastern Visayas Cops Conduct Simultaneous Activities for Peaceful Elections
Camp Ruperto Kangleon, Palo, Leyte – Police Regional Office 8 under the flagship of Eastern Visayas Police Director PCSUPT DIONARDO BERNARDO CARLOS together with the RPCRD and RCSU will hold a simultaneous conduct of Firearms Safekeeping Caravan, Ugnayan ng Simbahan at Pulis (USAP) and Solidarity Walk and Peace Covenant for SAFE and SECURED 2019 Midterm Elections at Calbayog City Sports Center, Brgy. Capoocan, Calbayog City on March 16, 2019.
The conduct of the said caravan is purposely to ensure a Safe, Secured and gunless 2019 Midterm Elections on May 13, 2019.
Meanwhile, USAP is aligned with the C, PNP’s four-point action agenda which will enhance public engagement and elicit stronger community involvement and positive sentiments. Likewise, this aims to leverage existing partnerships with civil society, particularly the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP), Philippine Council of Evangelical Churches and other faith-based organizations.
The conduct of Solidarity Walk and Peace Covenant aims to unify multi-sectoral bodies to renounce intimidation, violence and terrorism.
Said activities will start with the solidarity walk at 5:00 AM with 3 thousand expected participants coming from the different sectors of the community.
“We are hoping that these activities will serve its purpose. I am, with all humility, asking the full support and cooperation of the community to be of great help in the triumph of our endeavors. We are here to serve and protect the safety and security of everyone, thus, I hope you are all with us,” RD Carlos said.
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).