PIA Press Release
Saturday, January 14, 2012
PNP East Visayas gets 7 brand new vehiclesCAMP RUPERTO K KANGLEON, PALO, Leyte, January 14 (PIA) -– The Philippine National Police in Eastern Visayas recently received seven brand new Toyota Innova Vehicles from the PNP Directorate for Logistictics represented by PCI Godofredo Ergo.
PCSupt. Arnold Rayala Revilla, PNP-8 regional director, said these police vehicles are part of the 2010 PNP distribution of vehicle quota.
He added that it is also a part of the continued efforts of the PNP to upgrade the facilities and equipment of the local police force, in support to police field operations under the PNP Integrated Transformation Program.
The brand new PNP vehicles were turned over to the Provincial Directors of Leyte Police Provincial Office, Eastern Samar Police Provincial Office, Samar Police Provincial Office, Biliran Police Provincial Office, and the City Directors of Ormoc City Police Office and Tacloban City Police.
During the turnover ceremony, Revilla encouraged the recipients of the new patrol cars to take care and make good use of the vehicles at all times so as to serve the community better.
He also urged them to make necessary efforts in carrying out the PNP's mandated tasks of keeping the crime situation under control, to continue serving the community by giving them a feeling of safety and comfort and to parlay that work in finding a way to make it beneficial to the greater public.
A lecture on the proper care and maintenance of vehicles is set to be conducted to all the recipients by the Regional Logistics Division, headed by PSSupt. Roel B Acidre. (PIA 8)