Close  

QCPD picks new commanders for Novaliches, Eastwood stations

/ 09:29 PM September 19, 2016
Photo taken from qcpdpnp.com

Photo taken from qcpdpnp.com

MANILA — Two stations of the Quezon City Police District (QCPD) have new commanders who are expected to improve and intensify the war on drugs in the city.

In an announcement on Monday, Senior Supt. Guillermo Lorenzo Eleazar, the QCPD director, said he has appointed new heads for the QCPD Stations 4 in Novaliches and 12 in Eastwood. The appointments of Supt. April Mark Young to Station 4  and Supt. Robert Sales to Station 12 took effect Monday, the QCCPD head added.

ADVERTISEMENT

Unlike earlier movements of station of commanders in Quezon City, Eleazar clarified that the assignment of new commanders was made to further improve the city’s war on illegal drugs.

Since Eleazar assumed office last July 1, five station commanders have been reshuffled, and one of them was sent to Mindanao because of his alleged involvement in illegal drugs.

FEATURED STORIES

The latest replacements, however, are parts of the district’s improvement of its war against illegal drugs.

Supt. Jerico Baldeo, the former Station 4 head, is set to attend the Officers Senior Executive Course (OSEC) needed for his career advancement. On the other hand, Supt. Jeffrey Bilaro was assigned as the District Salaam Officer who will be in charge of “closely monitoring, networking, and liaising with Muslim communities to promote obedience to the law, respect for cultural diversity and cooperation of the community with its police.”

Eleazar assured residents of the city that the new station commanders were armed with experience from their previous assignments. Young served as the deputy provincial director for operations of Davao del Norte Police Provincial Office (PPO) from July 28, 2015 to February 11, 2016 and the chief of the Digos City police from February 12 to July 12 of this year.

Sales once served as Station 6 commander and the secretary of the directorial staff of the QCPD Office of the Chief, District Directorial Staff (OCDDS). When he was the head of Station 6, Batasan Hill recorded the highest number of drug users surrendering the police during the initial implementation of Oplan Tokhang.

“We placed these officers in these positions to further improve our war against drugs and criminality,” Eleazar, adding that an effective anti-crime campaign has always been an element in realizing a peaceful and progressive city.  SFM

ADVERTISEMENT
Read Next
LATEST STORIES
MOST READ
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: anti-crime campaign, anti-drug campaign, anti-drug operations, anti-drugs operation, April Mark Young, Crime, drug pushing, Drug trafficking, Guillermo Lorenzo Eleazar, illegal drug trade, Illegal drugs, Jeffrey Bilaro, Jerico Baldeo, Justice, law, law enforcement, Metro, Nation, News, Philippine National Police, PNP, police appointment, police assignments, police reassignment, police reshuffle, QCPD, QCPD Eastwood Station, QCPD Novaliches Station, QCPD Station 12, QCPD Station 4, Quezon City Police District, Robert Sales, Senior Superintendent Guillermo Lorenzo Eleazar, Superintendent April Mark Young, Superintendent Jeffrey Bilaro, Superintendent Jerico Baldeo, Superintendent Robert Sales, war against drugs, war on drugs, war vs drugs
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.


© Copyright 1997-2019 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.