The 31 city and municipal police stations of Negros Occidental and 10 police stations of Bacolod City were conferred the Performance Governance System (PGS) compliant status in a ceremony held yesterday at Camp Alfredo Montelibano Sr. in Bacolod City.
The PNP Integrated Transformation Program - PGS also known as the PNP PATROL (Peace and Order Agenda for Transformation and Upholding of the Rule of Law) Plan 2030, defines the way how the police effectively and efficiently delivers its mandate through human rights-based community-oriented policing system.
It is divided into four stages: initiation, compliance, proficiency and institutionalization.
Of the 41 police stations conferred the PGS compliant status, 11 are Eagle awardees, and these include the city police stations of Silay, Himamaylan, Bago, Sipalay and municipal stations of Hinobaan, Ilog and Pontevedra in Negros Occidental, BCPO Police Stations 8,1,6 and 7.
The 11 Eagle awardees already passed the proficiency stage of PGS.
The Sipalay City Police Station topped the 31 police stations of Negros Occidental, with an average OF 94.65 percent, while the BCPO Station 8 bested nine other units of the Bacolod police.
Newly-promoted Brig. Gen. Remus Zacarias Canieso, deputy regional director for Administration of the Police Regional Office 6, assisted by Col. Romeo Baleros, provincial police director of Negros Occidental, Lt. Col. Gilbert Gorero, officer-in-charge of the Regional Police Strategy Division 6, and Pastor Celino Villarete, led the distribution of awards to the outstanding police stations.
The other police stations of NOCPPO and BCPO were also PGS compliant, status and the awards and plaques were received by their respective police chiefs and members of their advisory councils.
Brig. Gen. Rene Pamuspusan, Western Visayas police director, in his message read by his deputy, Brig. Gen. Canieso,emphasized that PNP transformation is not only possible but, in fact, inevitable.
“With these transformation efforts, we will finish strong,” Pamuspusan said.
Baleros also led the arrival honors for Canieso, who was recently promoted to the rank of brigadier general, at Camp Alfredo Montelibano Sr. in Bacolod City.*
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