PARANG, MAGUINDANAO – In line with one of the main thrusts of the Chief PNP, Police General Camilo Pancratius P Cascolan on the Localization of Assignment program, Police Brigadier General Samuel P Rodriguez, Regional Director of Police Regional Office Bangsamoro Autonomous Region spearheaded the Send-Off Ceremony of PRO BAR personnel who are reassigned to other Police Regional Offices under the PNP Localization of Assignment at the Grandstand of Camp BGen Salipada K Pendatun, Parang, Maguindanao on October 14, 2020.
The send-off ceremony was simultaneously conducted nationwide. This Localization of Assignment is a program initiated by the Directorate for Personnel and Records Management which is in accordance to Section 63 of Republic Act 8551 otherwise known as Philippine National Police Reorganization Act of 1998. The law indicates the provision for PNP members with the ranks of Patrolman/woman to Police Executive Master Sergeant will be assigned to the city and municipality of their recruitment and/or place of residence or if not possible, to the closest municipality, province or regions to his residence.
The said program will bring about competence, excellence and more effective law enforcement by prioritizing the welfare of the member of PNP and will reinforce family solidarity.
“Show the pride that all of you wear every day. Police Regional Office Bangsamoro Autonomous Region is not just the home of the braves but also a home of professional and hardworking police force. May this support that our organization gives, drive you to love and respect the service even more that it caused you to serve our nation with all your heart and mind.” Police Brigadier General Rodriguez said.