Western Visayas top cop re-enforces 'Tamang Bihis' for policemen
by A. Lumaque
Roxas City (13 February) -- Police Regional Office (PRO) 6 Director Police C/Supt. Isagani Cuevas has recently issued a stern warning to all police personnel in the region regarding the use of uniform appropriate in different occasions or events.
"Don't just wear it. Wear the prescribed uniform," Cuevas said as he also ordered the regular rank inspection of personnel every Saturday in all police units in order to ensure that they have the complete set of prescribed PNP uniforms.
The inspection is part of the requirements of PNP's project Tamang Bihis towards making every police personnel look presentable with their uniforms, said a PRO 6 website news.
The PNP has also set additional guidelines on wearing of uniform for athletics, community actions, drills and ceremonies in line with its Integrated Transformation Program.
Cuevas also underlined that the rigors of police work is not an excuse for lousy uniform, the webnews stressed.
He also warned the policemen from using faded and worn-out uniform. (PRO 6/PIA) [top]