|141 Wanted Personalities Arrested in January 2017|
NEWS RELEASE 020717-03
POLICE REGIONAL OFFICE MIMAROPA
Authority : PSUPT IMELDA VASQUEZ TOLENTINO
Chief, Regional Public Information Office
Camp Efigenio C Navarro, Calapan City
Date : February 7, 2017
Camp Efigenio C Navarro, Calapan City-In January 2017, 141 Wanted Personalities were arrested by the personnel of PRO MIMAROPA under the stewardship of PCSUPT WILBEN M MAYOR, Regional Director.
The successful police operations launched against the wanted criminals, to whom warrant of arrest has been issued by the competent authority was due to the concerted efforts exerted by the police personnel of PRO MIMAROPA , members of the Regional Support Units and other Law Enforcement Agencies under the stern supervision of PSSUPT ELMER C BANTOG, Deputy Regional Director for Operations who closely supervises the accomplishments of all Police Provincial Offices and City Police Office in line with the Letter of Instruction 03/11 MANHUNT CHARLIE in a weekly basis through the Office of the Regional Investigation and Detective Management Division.
Based on the record of the Regional Investigation and Detective Management Division, MIMAROPA has two thousand one hundred forty-three (2,143) wanted personalities with standing warrant of arrest. Of the 141, five (5) belongs to the top Ten Most Wanted Persons.
Odious crimes committed by those arrested criminals were Rape, Violation to RA 9262, Frustrated Murder, Violation of PD 705, Homicide, Frustrated Homicide, Frustrated Murder, Theft, Robbery, Rape in Relation to RA 7610, Acts of Lasciviousness, Reckless Imprudence Resulting to Serious Physical Injury and Estafa.
Despite of these accomplishments, PCSUPT MAYOR still urge the Provincial Directors for their continuous efforts on anti-criminality campaign specifically on the arrest of at least one (1) Most Wanted Person on a monthly basis and the arrest of the 5% of the Other Wanted Person based on their respective total number of Other Wanted Person.