PRO 12, Tambler, General Santos City- On a Monday morning of March 25, 2019, Police Regional Office (PRO) 12 under the leadership of PCSUPT ELISEO TAM RASCO, held a joint Oath -taking and Donning of Ranks Ceremony for Calendar Year (CY) 2018 Lateral Entry Program for Line Officers, Regular Promotion Program and NUP Promotion and Recruitment during the Monday Flag Raising Ceremony.
A total of sixty-three (63) qualified applicants took their oath of office as Police Lieutenants via Lateral Entry program of the PNP ; a total of twenty-one (21) Police Commissioned Officers (3 Police Major, 7 Police Captain, 11 Police Lieutenants); 1, 298 Police Non-Commissioned Officers (7 Police Executive Master Sergeant, 27 Police Chief Master Sergeant, 41 Police Senior Master Sergeant, 111 Police Master Sergeant, 575 Police Master Sergeant and 537 Police Corporal) were promoted to the next higher rank; and 15 Non-Uniformed Personnel (NUP) were promoted while 11 merited original Appointment.
Prior to the Mass Oath Taking, nineteen (19) Uniformed Personnel were conferred the Medalya ng Kagalingan for meritorious act displayed during the implementation of Search Warrant against Romeo Besiño for violation in the provisions of RA 10591 on February 8, 2019 at Barangay San Vicente, Santo Niño, South Cotabato that resulted in his arrest and the recovery of two (2) units M79 homemade grenade launchers, one (1) unit homemade 12 gauge shotgun, one (1) unit Pietro Beretta 9mm pistol and ammunitions of different caliber.
Among the Awardees were:
1. PCPT SHERWIN DAYO PANAGUITON
2. PLT DIOGENES PORRAS HARE
3. PEMSgt Herculano Alerta Tardaguela
4. PCMSgt Renald Palagne Armojen
5. PSMSgt Victor Faelangca Frugalidad Jr
6. PSMSgt Cesar Feolog Gonzales Jr
7. PMSgt Reuel Lachica Miro Jr
8. PMSgt Rito Laurencio Delina Jr
9. PMSgt Joven Lacdo-o Sumugat
10. PSSgt Ronald Suarez Villain
11. PSSgt Reggie Gregorio Faderon
12. PSSgt Rodnie Gulmatico Serrano
13. PSSgt Romel Hunas Reyes
14. PSSgt Carlo Duero Modelo
15. PSSgt Jay Mostacho Garucho
16. PSSgt Gregor Tablazon Perida
17. PCpl Reinhart Hallarsis Teologo
18. PCpl June Paras Estiaga
19. PCpl Joel Bajade Dela Cruz
RD PRO 12 in his message commended the awardees for their exemplary performance and the newly promoted personnel of PRO 12 for the achievement attained. He further emphasized that promotion is not just a reward bestowed to personnel for their continued good performance but is the proof that it is time to add more responsibilities to their existing set of responsibilities.