- Police Brigadier General Emmanuel B Peralta, Regional Director of Police Regional Office 1 (PRO1) administered on Thursday (December 9) the donning of ranks and oath taking of 1,131 police personnel who are promoted to the next higher ranks on a ceremony held at the PRO1 Grandstand.

PBGEN PERALTA said the promoted personnel comprised of 90 Police Commissioned officers (PCOs) and 1,041 Police Non-Commissioned Officers (PNCOs) assigned in Regional Headquarters, Police Provincial Offices and City and Municipal police units including personnel assigned with mobile forces.

Among the Police Commissioned Officers, seven (7) were promoted to Police Lieutenant Colonel, 34 to Police Major, 44 to Police Captain and 5 to Police Lieutenant.

For PNCOs, 107 were promoted as Police Executive Master Sergeant, 198 for Police Chief Master Sergeant, 185 for Police Senior Master Sergeant, 101 for Police Master Sergeant, 322 for Police Staff Sergeant and 128 for Police Corporal.

In his message, PBGEN PERALTA mentioned that said promotion is one of his priorities as his way of recognizing the sacrifices, accomplishments and merit the personnel have displayed in the police service not only in the fight against criminality  but also against COVID-19.

During the ceremony, he also emphasized that promotion does not mean more authority, but implies more responsibilities and contributions to the PNP organization.

“Habang tumataas ang ating ranggo, kaakibat nito ang pagtaas din ng ating tungkulin. Dahil dito, dapat tayong maging mas maingat sa ating mga kilos, salita at mas masigasig sa pagtupad ng ating tungkulin. Tayong mga nakakatanda sa serbisyo ay magsilbi sanang gabay sa ating mga  kapwa pulis. In short, we should lead by a good example,” he averred. ###



CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO – Police Regional Office 1 through its Regional Medical and Dental Unit 1 in partnership with the Department of Health-Regional Office 1, has started administering booster shots or third-dose of covid vaccines to frontline medical PNP personnel.
PBGEN EMMANUEL B PERALTA, PRO1 Regional Director, said that during the symbolic Booster dose vaccination program with the theme “Pulis mo bakunado para sa serbisyo publiko,” conducted earlier today at PRO1 auditorium, a total of 151 priority group A1 personnel has received their COVID-19 booster shot.
PBGEN Peralta said that the activity was in preparation for the forthcoming National Vaccination Day scheduled on November 29 to December 1. “We are very fortunate to be receiving this shot, and we are hoping that everyone else also receives the much needed shot so that as we slowly ease our quarantine restrictions, we can continue to observe the decrease on covid affectation and utilization of our medical services, so everybody could go back to their normal lives and be productive once again,” Peralta said.
As of this date, a total of 99.42% of PRO1 personnel have already been fully-vaccinated, while the vaccination of their dependents is still on-going. An additional 164 frontline health personnel of PRO1 is also set to receive their booster shot on December 15. Meanwhile, PNP Peace Process and Development Center Chief, PBGEN RITCHIE MEDARDO A POSADAS, visited PRO1 for the conduct of lecture on the Information, Education, and Communication activities conducted by the PNP to raise the public’s awareness and involvement in the achievement of peace and sustainable development.####
CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO – The Civil Service Commission conferred the ‘Gantimpala Agad Award’ and PNP medals to deserving PRO1 personnel during the Monday Flag Raising Ceremony held at the PRO1 Grandstand, Camp Florendo, Parian, City of San Fernando, La Union, Monday morning.
During the ceremony, Dir. Hedy Jose B Lardizabal, Regional Director, ServiceCommission, and Dir. Edgar F Asuncion, Provincial Director, CSC La Union Field Office together with PRO1 Regional Director, PBGen Emmanuel B Peralta and members of the Command Group led the conferment of ‘Gantimpala Agad Award’and Medalya ng Kadakilaan to Patrolman Heferson D Otanes for his heroic deed of rescuing a drowning minor at the West Philippine Sea along the vicinity of Bangar, La Union on August 7, 2021.
Medalya ng Papuri was also awarded to Police Senior Master Sergeant Marlon P Panitan and Patrolman Jerick Dapuyen Pascua who responded on the same incident.
In his message, the Regional Director of Civil Service Commission, Dir. Hedy Jose BLardizabal lauded the men and women of Police Regional Office 1 for their years of exemplary behavior to the point of sacrificing their lives in the name of public service.
He also highlighted the purpose of recognizing the efforts of the PNP through the conferment of the Gantimpala Agad Award. “We hope that it will serve as an example and inspiration for all of you to extend your best, to give your best at all times regardless of the risk of your job,’’ he added.
Gantimpala Agad Award is given to employees commended by clients for their courtesy, promptness, efficiency, and dedication to duty (CSC). ##
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CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO –Region 1 topcop POLICE BRIGADIER GENERAL EMMANUEL B PERALTA led the Blessing and Inauguration of the thePRO1 Handwashing Facility, Friday afternoon (August 27) at the RegionalHeadquarters, Camp BGen Florendo, Parian City of San Fernando, La Union.
The installation of the PRO1 Handwashing Facility is construed to promote the practice of proper handwashing and personal hygiene as one of the most effective ways in preventing the transmission of virus. It is also embedded in the PRO1’s proactive response against COVID-19 and in conformity with the PNP’s Intensified Cleanliness Policy.
In his message, PBGEN PERALTA expressed his profound gratitude to the ManilaWaters Foundation and the PRO1 Officers Ladies' Club and Soroptimist InternationalKaagapay for sponsoring an accessible handwashing facility for the men and women of Police Regional Office 1.
The said activity was immediately followed by the ceremonial handwashing and distribution of hygiene kits. ###
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CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO – Police Regional Office 1 committed in providing satellite warehouses at the Department of Social Welfare and Development-Field Office 1 to support the department’s mandate in assisting our fellow Filipinos during times of calamities.


PRO1 through PBGEN EMMANUEL B PERALTA, Regional Director, signed today a Memorandum of Agreement with the DSWD Field Office 1, Regional Director Maria Angela S Gopalan, to cement their partnership for faster and more effective delivery of services especially in times of emergencies and natural calamities.


The said MOA will support the initiatives of the DSWD in adopting a coordinated approach of providing systematic and seamless efforts in delivering humanitarian aid to the disaster-afflicted communities.


The PNP’s role in the MOA aside from the provision of a satellite warehouse in the different Police Provincial Offices is to provide manpower assistance to the DSWD in the distribution of food and non-food items and be responsible for the security and maintenance of the warehouse.

Meanwhile, the DSWD shall preposition stockpiles of food and non-food commodities to satellite warehouses of the Police Provincial Offices. As reflected in their mandate, the DSWD shall be responsible for the replenishment, augmentation, and distribution of the stockpiles to the beneficiaries, monitor the compliance of their sub-offices in the provinces and municipalities, conduct inventories to monitor nearly expired or spoiled goods and pay an amount of Php 5,000 every month as its share in the utility bills incurred in the satellite warehouses.


“We wanted to extend our assistance to the people in any way we can, not only by providing security services but also by opening our offices as a satellite warehouse for the DSWD to help ensure that the commodities to be distributed to the people are in good condition. After all, our singular goal is to help the people and give them the best kind of public services that they rightfully deserve,” PBGEN PERALTA said.


The signing was also attended by PBGEN ENRIQUE N MAGALONA, Deputy Regional Director for Administration, the four Provincial Directors of PRO1, PCOL RONALD V GAYO, Pangasinan PPO; PCOL JONATHAN G CALIXTO, La Union PPO; PCOL WILSON L DOROMAL, Ilocos Sur PPO; and PCOL CHRISTOPHER N ABRAHANO, Ilocos Norte PPO, and the Assistant Regional Director for Operation of DSWD-RO1, Marlene Febes D Peralta and Social Welfare Officer IV, Maricel S Caleja.###


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