P576M bagong transport, comms assets nabili ng PNP

P576M bagong transport, comms assets nabili ng PNP

February 9, 2022 @ 4:28 PM 8 months ago

Manila, Philippines – Bumili ang Philippine National Police (PNP) reng mga kagamitan na nasa P576 milyong sea at land mobile transport assets gayundin ang communications equipment.

“The PNP is grateful to President Rodrigo R. Duterte and the national government for the gesture of genuine responsiveness to the operational needs of the PNP to perform our law enforcement and public safety mission. We can only reciprocate our gratitude through better police service to the people,” ani PNP chief Gen. Dionardo B. Carlos sa kanyang speech sa seremonya sa Camp Crame.

Kasama rito ang 10 police high-speed tactical watercraft na pinalakas ng triple-250 horsepower engines.

Habang ang bagong sea vessels ay magpapalakas sa serbisyo ng PNP Maritime Group and Special Action Force para sa seaborne police operations at preventive patrol.

Dagdag pa rito ang 34 six-wheel utility trucks; 123 4 x 2 patrol vehicles; 170 low-band VHF tactical radio sets; at 1,628 handheld digital mobile radio transceivers.

 “These vehicles and communication equipment make up the backbone of police operations the field that are expected to further boost police patrol and visibility in land and sea environment to meet requirements for greater police presence in communities under heightened Covid-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) Alert levels, and to support KASIMBAYANAN SAFE initiatives for the forthcoming 2022 National and Local Elections,” dagdag pa ni Carlos.

“Especially with more communication equipment available, we can now swiftly provide immediate rapid reaction to calls for police assistance and emergency response.” RNT/FGDC