National Police Commission – Cordillera Regional Director Editha Puddoc announced during the 1st Quarter Joint Regional Development Council – Regional Peace and Order Council meeting here that the 2019 Search for Model PNP Families is now open.
Puddoc is encouraging members of the Police Regional Office – Cordillera from the regional, provincial, municipal and city levels to join the search which aims to strengthen and encourage partnership between the community and the police by highlighting the PNP’s capability as a leader and partner of the community in the maintenance of peace, order and security for an improved socioeconomic system.
The nationwide search is intended to help the PNP uniformed personnel induce positive change in the community by serving as role models.
The Search is open to all uniformed members of the PNP with legitimate or legally adopted child/children, legally married and living together with his/her spouse for at least five years, and has been in the police service for at least five years at the time of the Search.
For a Muslim nominee with more than one family, all families will be evaluated. The family with the highest rating will be considered.
Candidates may be nominated by members of the local government units, non-government organizations or fellow police officers who are not related within the 3rd degree of consanguinity and affinity.
Nominees from previous years who were not declared winners at the national level may still be nominated.
Nomination forms may be downloaded from the NAPOLCOM website at www.napolcom.gov.ph or from the PNP website at www.pnp.gov.ph.
Deadline of submission of nomination to the provincial / city search committees is on April 26, 2019.
Last year, SPO1 Antolin Potpoten of the Mountain Province Provincial Police Office reached the national level of the Search for Model PNP Families.(JDP/RMC- PIA CAR)