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NEWS RELEASE NO: 051917-11


Chief, Regional Public Information Office

Camp Efigenio C Navarro, Calapan City

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Date     : May 19, 2017


Camp Efigenio C Navarro, Calapan City- As of May 16, 2017, there were already sixty-five (65) drug personalities arrested region wide. Of the 65, eighteen (18) are included in the Top Ten Illegal Drugs Personalities.



Further, PRO MIMAROPA has a priority target of sixty-four (64) Top Ten Illegal Drugs Personalities and one hundred fifty-eight (158) other High Value Target.


Meanwhile, from July 1, 2016 to May 16, 2017, twenty four thousand eighty-eight (24, 088) houses were already visited, five hundred ninety (590) Police Operations were conducted, twenty thousand seven hundred fifty-one (20, 751) drug personalities voluntarily surrendered, eight hundred fifty-four (854) drug personalities arrested and six (6) were killed during the conduct of police operations.


PCSUPT WILBEN M MAYOR, Regional Director directed PSSUPT FERDINAND M GARAY, Deputy Regional Director for Operations to closely supervise and monitor the performances of the Provincial Directors focusing  on the clearing operations of drug affected barangays the second phase of “Tokhang” and the accounting of High Value Targets.