“37 Arrested over a Week of Police Operations in Sultan Kudarat”

Police Regional Office12 – In line with the intensified anti-criminality campaign of the Philippine National Police, 37 were arrested in different police operations over a week. Among the arrested, 19 were apprehended for illegal gambling, 15 with standing warrants of arrest and 3 on anti-illegal drugs campaign.

On March 1-7 2020, 15 illegal gambling operations of Sultan Kudarat Police Provincial Office led to the arrest of 19 individuals. Esperanza Municipal Police Station tops it off with 9 individuals arrested. Said illegal gambling operations yielded a total of Php 6,770 amount of confiscated money.

In the same week, the anti-illegal drug operation of Lebak Municipal Police Station and Isulan Municipal Police Station led to the neutralization of one suspect and apprehension of 2 others then firearms and shabu were recovered.

Meanwhile, on March 2-8, 2020 the manhunt charlie operation led to the arrest of 10 regular wanted persons. Isulan Municipal Police Stations tops with 3 arrested. Crimes charge to them was murder, attempted murder, illegal gambling, RA 9262, illegal drugs and estafa.

5 most wanted persons were also arrested whereas 3 of them were arrested by Lebak Municipal Police Station charge for crimes of murder and RA 7610, 1 from Tacurong City Police Station charge for homicide and the other was arrested by President Quirino Municipal Police Station charge for murder.

Sultan Kudarat Police Provincial Office intensifies its campaign against all forms of criminalities, utmost efforts were executed to implement the law and to serve and protect the community.

The strong support to the marching order of PGEN ARCHIE FRANCISCO GAMBOA, PNP Chief particularly focuses on the anti-criminality campaign of the PNP. This office diligently adheres to this in line with the PNP P.A.T.R.O.L. PLAN 2030 and efforts to greatly contribute for its full implementation through community support.###PCpl ZHE Tocao###

Chief, RPIO