Camp Bado Dangwa, La Trinidad, Benguet – Chief RPRMD of Police Regional Office Cordillera was promoted to the next higher rank, while 13 PNP personnel were awarded this morning, during the Regular Monday Flag Raising Ceremony cum Donning of Ranks at Camp Major Bado Dangwa, La Trinidad, Benguet.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has approved the promotion of Police Colonel Peter M Tagtag, Jr pursuant to GO Number NHQ0GO-PR-2020-229, dated January 22, 2020. Relative hereto, PROCOR Regional Director PBGEN Israel Ephraim T Dickson administered the oath taking and donning of ranks, assisted by other members of the Command Group and family of the promotee.

Another highlight of the ceremony was the awarding of Medals to 13 deserving PNP personnel for contributing significant accomplishments that led in the attainment of the mission and vision of PROCOR.

Awardees of Medalya ng Kasanayan were: PCOL David K Peredo, Jr; PCOL Davy Vicente Limmong; PLTCOL Joselito Borja; PCPT Jeremiah Benito; PCMS Fernando Ngayawon; and PSMS Evangeline Ternola.

PCOL Peredo and PSMS Ternolla were awarded for the successful implementation of the PNP P.A.T.R.O.L. PLAN 2030 in PROCOR. While PCOL Limmong and PLTCOL Borja were given the same award for the successful conduct of Orientation Seminar for Regional Headquarters Squad Leaders and Value Life Coaches in relation to the  Revitalized Internal Cleansing Program of the PNP. Likewise, PCPT Benito and PCMS Ngayawon received the same for preparing the documents in the titling of Sallapadan and Licuan-Baay MPS.

Furthermore, awardees of Medalya Papuri were PLTCOL Fernando Botangen, PMAJ Oliver Panabang, PMAJ James Acod, PLT Marjorie Tadeo, PEMS David Benson, PEMS Anna Liza Cortez, and PCMS Cliff Cadena.

PLTCOL Botangen and PCMS Cadena were awarded for the successful conduct of gift giving of school and sports supplies benefiting San Juan Central School and St John High School; PLT Tadeo and PEMS Cortes received the same for the significant contribution in the delivery of Finance Service; while, PMAJ Acod was also awarded for the successful arrest of a high value Individual.

In his message, PBGEN Dickson expressed his utmost congratulations to the newly promoted officer and to the awardees for job well done then encouraged them to continue fulfilling their mandated tasks. (PROCOR RPIO)