492 CALABARZON Personnel Promoted to the Next Higher Rank Camp Vicente Lim - Four hundred ninety-two (492) personnel of Police Regional Office CALABARZON who were promoted to the next higher ranks took their oath on January 30, 2017 at NPTI Grandstand, Camp Vicente Lim, Calamba City witnessed by their families, friends, loved ones, and other police officers. The newly promoted officers under the 2nd Semester, CY 2016 Promotion Program includes 49 Police Commissioned Officers (PCO) and 443 Police Non-Commissioned Officers to include personnel from the Regional Support Units. They underwent meticulous screening which includes neuro-psychiatric examination, drug test and panel interview. PRO4A Regional Director PCSUPT Valfrie Gacias Tabian administered the mass oath-taking, donning and pinning of ranks of the said personnel. In his message, he emphasized that their new rank means ne responsibilities to the organization and to the citizenry.“Promotion is not only accompanid by an increase of salary but coupled by bigger challenges and accountabilities. It requires a higher level of competencies represented by the rank insignias in your shoulders”, the Regional Director further added.CALABARZON Police Finishes Ironman Race in Taiwan Camp Vicente Lim - Senior Police Officer 3 Angelo Mallari Astrero of Rizal PPO successfully finshed and ranked 646 among the 1,400 participants aand ranked 140 among 581 in the 40-44 Age Division in the recently concluded 1st Full Ironman Race (Triathlon) in Penghu, Taiwan on October 2, 2016.Triathlon is a fast growing endurance sports which includes three (3) different disciplines which is swimming, biking, and running or marathon and Iron Man Challenge is regarded as one of the toughest in the world because of its unique courses.During the said race triathletes needs to hurdle a 2.4 mile (3.8 km) Open Water Swim; the bike (pedal) with 112 miles (180km); and final portion was a 26.2 miles (42.2 km) marathon with the scenic view of the host country.SPO3 Astrero finished the Ironman Taiwan 2016 with a total time accumulated of 16 hours, 1 minute, and 13 seconds (16:01:13) under the cut-off time of 17 hours. He completed swimming within 2 hours, 1 minute, and 11 seconds (2:01:11); biking within 7 hours, 19 minutes, and 44 seconds (7:19:44); and finished marathon within 6 hours, 22 minutes, and 16 seconds (6:22:16). The Police Regional Office CALABARZON recognized the accomplishment of SPO3 Astrero, hence he was awarded the “Medalya ng Kasanayan” during the Traditional Monday Flag Raising Ceremony on October 24, 2016 at Camp Vicente Lim.
February 1, 2017 CY 2017 PO1 RECRUITMENT PROGRAMAs per memorandum from The Acting Director for Personnel and Records Management (TADPRM) dated January 16, 2017, the Recruitment Online Application System (ROAS) in the forthcoming CY 2017 PO1 Recruitment Program will be implemented. This is a web-based and central recruitment application system that will simplify the submission of accomplished PNP PO1 Application Form and to address queries regarding the recruitment process. The system will also greatly help applicants to minimize the hassle or stress in applying to become a police officer. Hence, PO1 applicants for CY 2017 PO1 Recruitment Program are advised to file their PO1 Application Form online at : http://www.recruitment.pnp-dprm.com/PNPROAS