PNP chief Bacalzo graces meeting of Peace and Order Council in Region 8
Tacloban City (November 18) -- Director General Raul M. Bacalzo, chief of the Philippine National Police, is scheduled to grace the maiden meeting of the Regional Peace and Order Council of Eastern Visayas under the term of newly elected Chairman Leyte Governor Carlos Jericho L. Petilla.
In his communication to the RPOC members, Governor Petilla informed that the meeting would be held on November 19, 2010, 9:00 o'clock in the morning, at the Governor's Hall of the Leyte Provincial Capitol.
Governor Petilla called on the members of the RPOC in Region 8 to attend the meeting and help chart the strategies for the achievement of peace and development in Eastern Visayas Region.
The RPOC meeting is considered to be very timely considering the recent incidents that affected the peace and order situation in the Region.
The meeting will start with the call to order by Governor Petilla followed by the Declaration of quorum by DILG Director Francisco C. Jose, head of the RPOC Secretariat.
Chief Superintendent Arnold R. Revilla, Regional Director of the Philippine National Police Region 8, will introduce the guest of honor Director General Raul M. Bacalzo, the PNP chief.
Among the business for the day is the briefing on Eastern Visayas Criminality Situation by Chief Supt. Arnold R. Revilla. PNP 8 Director Revilla will also brief the body on the Crisis Management Committee.
Major General Mario F. Chan, commanding general of the 8th Infantry Division of the Philippine Army will give the briefing on the Eastern Visayas Internal Security Situation.
Furthermore, Regional Director Julius R. Navales of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency will brief the RPOC members on the Eastern Visayas Illegal Drugs Situation.
Governor Petilla called on the members of the RPOC in Region 8 to attend the meeting and help chart the strategies for the achievement of peace and development in Eastern Visayas Region. (PIA 8) [top]