MARITIME GROUPPOLICE ISSUES

The Maritime Group of the Philippine National Police:
In Retrospect of the Past 30 Years
PART 1

To ensure the success of the young police organization, the Law explicitly promised the following provisions: Section 24. “..In order to perform its powers and functions efficiently and effectively, the PNP shall be provided with adequate land, sea, and air capabilities and all necessary material means of resources.”

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PNP MG Receives Additional High Speed Tactical Watercrafts (2020)

The additional 22 units of High Speed Tactical Watercraft (HSTW) had been received by the PNP Maritime Group last October 15, 2020 in a simple ceremony held at the contractor shipyard in Cebu City. The contractor, DM8 Composites, is expected to turn over these HSTWs complete with training packages on Navigation, Seamanship Maintenance and Boarding. […]

MARITIME GROUPPOLICE ISSUES

PNP Maritime Group’s HSTWs to be equipped with Rhinemetall MG3 machine guns

The 42 units of Rhinemetall MG3 7.62x51GP machine guns that was presented by the Chief, PNP PGEN ALBAYALDE on May 6, 2019 will be the new addition to the firepower of PNP Maritime Group’s HSTWs. Maxdefense Philippines actually mentioned this about a week ago: 1. https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=950062481831076&id=1176257717414222. https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=950208178483173&id=117625771741422 RELATED: Safehull Marine, Propmech build PNP Maritime Group […]

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PH, Malaysia to sign maritime security pact vs. transnational crimes

PH, Malaysia to sign maritime security pact vs. transnational crimes By Celeste Anna Formoso, PNA PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan — The Philippines and Malaysia maritime police forces are expected to sign soon a formal agreement for stronger maritime security cooperation against transnational crimes, terrorism, and emerging nautical concerns. Director of Philippine National Police-Maritime Group (PNP-MG) […]