PRO12, General Santos City–Police Regional Office 12 (PRO 12) topped the list for having the most number of arrested top ten Most Wanted Persons (MWPs) nationwide.
In two months intensified manhunt operation against criminals this year, PRO 12 arrested a total of 73 top ten MWPs in April with a performance rating of 132.73% and arrested a total of 48 MWPs in May with a performance rating of 87.27%.
PRO 13 placed 2nd with a performance rating of 44.30% in April 2018 while PRO4A with performance rating of 54.73% followed PRO12 in May 2018.
The actual arrest of Top Ten MWPs in provinces, cities and municipalities in Region 12 attributed to the over-all performance of PRO 12.
“I cannot let those criminals to remain unpunished for as long as they are at-large the possibility is their criminal activities continue and would still victimize people, because our job in the PNP is to develop a peaceful communities” said PCSupt Marcelo C Morales, Regional Director of PRO12.
“That is why we are working day and night to go after those wanted persons just to serve the ends of justice to their victims and to the nation as a whole and put them behind bars” PCSupt Morales further said.
“Instructions were already given to our police officers to hunt those wanted criminals, and if they resist arrest, surely they will end up dead” PCSupt Morales added.
The outstanding result of the over-all performance of PRO 12 is due to its anti-criminality campaign and intensified campaign against wanted persons in the region.