PRO12, General Santos City- General Santos City Mayor Hon. Ronnel C Rivera graced the blessing and ceremonial turn over of twenty two (22) new Toyota 4X2 single cab patrol vehicle to PNP units in Region 12.
In a rite, Mayor Rivera, assisted by PRO 12 PCSupt Eliseo Tam Rasco led the hand-over of vehicle keys to the recipients.
Of the 22 vehicles, one (1) went to Tulunan MPS, three (3) to Municipal Police Stations of Sarangani Police Provincial Office (SPPO) namely Kiamba MPS, Maitum MPS, & Malungon MPS, eight (8) went to the General Santos City Police Office (GSCPO) which composed of seven (7) Police Stations and City Mobile Force Company (CMFC). Sultan Kudarat Provincial Police Office (SKPPO) (Provincial Headquarter, Bagumbayan MPS, Lebak MPS, Palimbang MPS & Tacurong City Police Station), and Cotabato City Police Office (CCPO) (City Mobile Force Company and Police Stations 1, 2, 3, & 4) got Five (5) each.
Hon. Mayor Rivera on his speech said that the ceremonial turnover is another milestone in PRO 12 move capability for its added new mobility assets which will be of great help. He said that PRO 12 is really serious in serving and protecting the people of SOCCSKSARGEN.
He also said that General Santos City as one of the recipients can use the vehicles as an assets in addressing the concerns and strengthens the safety of its residents since the city is currently on Alert Level 4 following the last month bombing incident.
“Rest assured that the partnership between LGU-Gensan and PNP PRO 12 will be even more strengthened. I think we can even improve and strengthen our initiatives for peace and order program for the good of the city of General Santos.” He said.
Mayor Rivera further assured PRO 12 that the additional vehicle given will really be used not only in criminality but also in response to all emergencies such as calamity and accidents.
PRO 12 is forever grateful to President President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and to the Chief PNP, PDG Oscar David Albayalde for a non-stop augmentation of patrol vehicles to enable PNP PRO 12 respond quickly to any eventualities in SOCCSKSARGEN (PO1 Allan C Navarro-RPIO12 PNCO)