PRO MIMAROPA’s Accomplishment on “Project Tokhang” Print

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Chief, Regional Public Information Office

Camp Efigenio C Navarro, Calapan City

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Date       : December 22, 2016


Camp Efigenio C Navarro, Calapan City-The 24th week’s relentless campaign on anti-illegal to the increase of arrested drug personalities. As of December 15, 2016, a total of nineteen thousand six hundred forty-four (19, 644) surrenderers were recorded from July 1, 2016. Out of 19, 644, 17, 882 are users and 1, 762 are pushers while four hundred fifty-four (454) drug personalities were arrested and four (4) were killed during the conduct of police operations.



Further, three hundred seventy-six (376) personalities were arrested upon the conduct of Anti-Illegal Drugs Operation. Of that 373, one hundred twelve (112) were arrested during the service of Search Warrant, two hundred thirty (230) on Buy-bust operation, six (6) on Warrant of Arrest and twenty seven (27) on Police Response while one thousand three hundred fifty-four (1,354) sachets of Shabu with estimated street value of Two Million and thirty-one pesos (Php 2, 031, 000) were confiscated


Further, intensified campaign of PRO MIMAROPA against Criminality resulted in the arrest of two (2) most wanted persons, both were listed in the list of top ten Most Wanted Persons in the municipality of Sta. Fe, Romblon namely Ronald Rada and Noe Fernandez Tadia.


Ronald Rada, 18 years old, laborer,a resident of Barangay Tabugon, Sta. Fe, Romblon, Top 4 in the List of Most Wanted Person Municipal Level of the same municipality was arrested at his residence by personnel of Santa Fe MPS on December 15, 2016, by the virtue of warrant of arrest issued by Judge Ramiro R Geronimo of RTC Branch 82, Odiongan Romblon for the crime of Rape.


Noe Tadia, 30 years old, single and native of Barangay Canyayao, Sta. Fe, Romblon and presently residing in Barangay ManocManoc, BoracayAklan, Top 6 in the list of Most Wanted Person Municipal Level was arrested by joint personnel of Boracay MPS and Sta Fe MPS at Barangay Balabag, Malay Aklan on December 15, 2015 for the crime of Frustrated Murder by the virtue of warrant of arrest issued by Jose M Madrid, Presiding Judge, Branch 82 , 4th Judicial Region.