The Philippine National Police (PNP) Bicol will be on full alert from midnight of October 30 to November 3 to ensure public safety and security on the celebration of All Saints’ and All Souls Day on November 1 and 2, 2018.
According to PNP Bicol Spokesperson Malu Calubaquib, six thousand police officers from the PNP Regional Office will strategically be deployed throughout the region to assist local police officers in maintaining peace and order within their respective areas.
Calubaquib said that Police Regional Director Chief Superintendent Arnel Escobal has ordered the all provincial, municipal and city police to observe maximum security and to closely monitor individuals who will bring in alcohol and deadly weapons within cemeteries.
The public is reminded to be vigilant and observe precautionary measures to avoid any on toward incidents particularly those that may be caused by ‘domestic threat groups’ and ‘criminal elements’ who may take advantage of the occasion. (Reports from Radyo Veritas Legazpi)