12 months Cops deployed for opening of classes MB
By Dhel Nazario The Southern Police District (SPD) will deploy more than 2,500 policemen including force multipliers to protect the safety of students, parents, teachers and school staff during the opening of classes. SPD Director Police Brig. Gen. Eliseo Cruz ordered the mobilization of police personnel for the establishment of Police Assistance Desks (PADs) within the immediate vicinity of schools, transportation hubs/terminals and other places of convergence. Out of the 388 private and public schools in the south metro area, 207 PADs will be established with 706 personnel to be deployed while 64 personnel will be assigned in transportation hubs/terminal. ... more