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IGDANGUP KAN RD Hotline Launched

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The Bureau of Jail Management & Penology Regional Office VIII launched its newest community hotline tagged as “IGDANGUP KAN RD” held today at BJMP Regional Office VIII Palo Leyte. A series of activities lined up as part of the launching attended by the BJMP Regional Office VIII personnel and Jail Wardens. Commenced with the unveiling of “Igdangup kan RD” program, followed by a motorcade from the Regional Office in Palo in route to Tacloban City Jail, a “Talk to PDL” and the hanging of the Tarpaulin on selected jails spearheaded by JCSUPT EDWIN B RIEL, Regional Director BJMP8. The aim of this feedback mechanism is to establish a direct link between the Regional Director and the public who are reluctant to personally address their issues and concerns on matters under our control.

60KM Bike For The Wetlands

  • by JO1 Queennie B Palomares
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BJMP Bikers

Palo, Leyte - BJMP8 Safekeepers Bike Team joined in the “60-km Bike for the Wetlands” advocacy ride last 02 February 2019 relative to the celebration of the World Wetlands Day. Together with other bikers. They travelled the route from Palo Town Plaza-Castilla-Pastrana-Sta.Fe-San Isidro-Divisoria-New Era-Langit-Dapdap-Salvacion-Alangalang-Sta. Fe then back to Palo Town Plaza where the second confirmed peatland in the Visayas by the ASEAN Secretariat and Global Environment Center is located - the Leyte Sab-a Basin.

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BJMP8 Jails Declared Drug-Cleared And Drug-Free

  • by JO1 Michael Jhon L Avelino
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BJMP Regional Office VIII, Palo, Leyte - Pursuant to Resolution Nos. 01-24 Series of 2019 dated 04 January 2019, all 24 BJMP Jail Facilities were declared as Drug-Free and Drug Cleared Jails regionwide attaining the 100% target. The final evaluation was conducted at the BJMP Regional Office VIII, Brgy. Guindapunan, Palo, Leyte spearheaded by DIR. EDGAR T JUBAY, MDM, Acting Regional Director, PDEA, Chairman, Oversight Committee and J/SSUPT FELIXBERTO S JAGORIN JR, DSC, Regional Director of the Jail Bureau. Also, the declaration was witnessed by the Regional Oversight Committee, ARTEMIO B. CANEJA, CESO IV, OIC-Regional Director, DILG, and Vice Chairperson for Oversight Committee, Dr. Ma. Sol A Villones, MD, MPH, Unit Head, NCDU of the DOH Region 8, and other personnel from the said offices.

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