This category delves with all topics related to governance and politics as they relate to law enforcement.

POLICE ISSUES POLITICS & GOVERNANCE

Former MILF, MNLF combatants to be allowed to join the PNP

QUEZON CITY – Former Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and Moro National Liberation (MNLF) combatants can become members of the Philippine National Police (PNP) as long as they meet the requirements set by the National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM). This was agreed upon during a meeting on Friday between Department of Interior Local Government (DILG) Secretary […]

POLITICS & GOVERNANCE

UP-MSI, BFAR conduct 2-weeks WPS Research Expedition

The University of the Philippines Marine Science Institute (UP-MSI) announced on Sunday that they will embark on a 2-week scientific expedition to the West Philippine Sea together with Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR). The announcement was posted on the Facebook page of Marine Molecular Ecology and Evolution Laboratory, a scientific outfit under the […]

NEWS POLITICS & GOVERNANCE

PRES. DUTERTE COMMISSIONS NAVOTAS-MADE BFAR VESSELS

Press release by Manny Piñol Two Multi-Mission Offshore Vessels (MMOV) made by Filipino engineers and shipbuilders in the shipyards of Navotas will be commissioned by President Rody Duterte in ceremonies in Davao City on December 22 this year. The two vessels, MMOV Lapu-lapu and MMOV Francisco Dagohoy, will join the growing fleet of the Bureau […]

POLITICS & GOVERNANCE

Chinese Vessels surrounding Pagasa Island is very alarming and my Foreign affairs 101 for our “foreign affairs secretary”

My reaction to the statements of the Secretary of Foreign Affairs regarding the very alarming presence of Chinese Naval assets in the vicinity of Pagasa Island in the Kalayaan Island Group, West Philippine Sea, Philippines. Photo screengrabbed from philstar.com Credit goes to them. 1. Claims: -China is claiming almost everything west of our country, USA […]

POLICE ISSUES POLITICS & GOVERNANCE

NATIONAL COAST WATCH SYSTEM (NCWS) : INTER-AGENCY APPROACH TO GUARD THE NATION’S MARITIME DOMAIN

On September 6, 2011, the National Coast Watch System was created by Virtue of Executive Order No. 57 provided for the structure and define the roles and responsibilities of member agencies in providing coordinated inter-agency maritime security operations. The System will serve as the central mechanism to coordinate interagency approach on national maritime issues and maritime security […]

OPINION PNP MODERNIZATION POLITICS & GOVERNANCE TRENDING

SHOOT OUT SA SM CITY ROSARIO:A BIG POLICE BLUNDER OR DOES IT EXPOSE A BIG SYSTEM FLAW

SHOOT OUT SA SM CITY ROSARIO, PANGASINAN screengrab from youtube This incident is a very big slap on our face as law enforcers!! sana lumabas ang totoong kwento dito… hopefully tama ang hinala ko na mga OJT-FTP and mga puis na involved.. bakit? kasi: 1.mukhang hindi nila alam ang batas.(baguhan?hindi excuse) 2.hindi nila mabaril-baril ang […]