During his official visit to the province of Apayao, PGEN RODOLFO S AZURIN JR asserted the importance of engaging church leaders and community stakeholders in ensuring a safe and secure community.

The Chief PNP made his pronouncement in a program held at Aliwa Gym, Provincial Government Center in Luna, Apayao on September 16, 2022, where he served as the guest of honor and speaker.

In his message, PGEN AZURIN ask for the support of the people of Apayao as he expounded the concepts of the KASIMBAYANAN (KApulisan, SIMbahan PamaYANAN) to the local leaders, tribal elders, and community stakeholders who attended the program.

Present also during the program were PMGEN RONALDO E OLAY, The Director for Logistics; PMGEN JESUS D CAMBAY JR, Director for Comptrollership; PBGEN MAFELINO A BAZAR, PROCOR Regional Director; PBGEN STEVE B LUDAN, PRO 2 Regional Director; Director Editha Puddoc, Regional Director of NAPOLCOM-CAR; COL RHENANTE M SALVADOR, Deputy Commander of Philippine Army’s 501st Brigade; Governor Elias C Bulut Jr of Apayao; and other PROCOR Key Officers & local government officials of Apayao.

The KASIMBAYANAN aims to employ joint efforts of police, church, and community towards a peaceful community. Moreover, it also brings about holistic transformation not only within the PNP organization but also in the whole community with the help of the religious sector. (PROCOR-PIO).