Police Regional Office12 – PBGEN ALFRED S CORPUS, Regional Director, Police Regional Office 12 (PRO12) orders for the disposal of shabby and discolored PNP uniforms Tuesday afternoon at PRO 12 Headquarters, Tambler, General Santos City.
PBGEN RONALD C MACAPAGAL, Deputy Director of the Directorate for Research and Development (DRD) and party as well as police officers from PRO BARMM are also present during the activity.
RD Corpus said that the initiative was undertaken in support with PBGEN ARCHIE FRANCISCO F GAMBOA’s directive for the PNP uniformed personnel to look respectable and disciplined which is to be initiated on nationwide disposal of old uniforms.
He also imposed strict adherence to the provisions of PNP LOI “Tamang BIHIS” and LOI “Bantay Bihis” among the men and women of PRO 12 with the emphasis on good and proper grooming.
“Heeding the call of the Chief, PNP, PGEN ARCHIE FRANCISCO F GAMBOA, I hereby implore all PRO 12 personnel to strictly observe proper wearing of the prescribed uniform… I will only ask of you to be proper but the prerogative to groom yourselves even better is always up to you. I need not say it but in PRO 12, we are more than our BADGE… and the same goes for everything!” He said.
The ceremonial disposal of old uniforms also served a reminder to all uniformed personnel to always establish a good image by properly wearing a prescribed uniform as well as means to compel them in utilizing their Replacement Clothing Allowance (Php 14,000) which is given every three years. (Pat J. III Dullano)