1 month PNP Chief clarifies types of gifts cops can validly accept MB
By Noreen Jazul Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Oscar Albayalde on Monday said cops can accept gifts provided that “it is not prohibited by law”. Philippine National Police Chief Director Oscar Albayalde(Kevin Tristan Espiritu / MANILA BULLETIN) Albayalde said police officers can only accept gifts if it’s of “insignificant value” or a “token of gratitude.” “Kapag may birthday, di mo na alam kung sino na talaga nag papadala sayo ng pagkain or yung token. Remember, kahit kami po ay nag bibigay ng token sa mga counterparts namin, that’s a form of gift,” Albayalde said. Albayalde, meanwhile, underscored that if the ... more