As PROCOR cops continue to intensify their campaign against criminality, another twenty-seven (27) wanted personalities were arrested in a week-long manhunt operation conducted from March 5 to 11, 2023.
Based on the records from the Regional Investigation and Detective Management Division (RIDMD), for the week, Benguet Police Provincial Office (PPO) has recorded the highest number of arrests with eleven (11) wanted persons arrested followed by the Baguio City Police Office (CPO) with seven (7) arrests; Abra PPO with five (5) arrests; and two (2) arrests each for Ifugao PPO and Kalinga PPO.
Highlighting the week’s manhunt operations were the arrest of five (5) individuals listed as Most Wanted Persons (MWP) of which, one (1) is listed at the Provincial Level, one (1) at the City Level, two (2) at the Municipal Level, and one (1) at the Station Level.
Meanwhile, sixty-five (65) municipalities in the different provinces of the region and Baguio City remain peaceful as PROCOR recorded zero crime incidents during the same week.
Zero crime incidents were recorded in twenty-six (26) municipalities of Abra; five (5) municipalities in Apayao; nine (9) municipalities in Benguet; six (6) municipalities in Kalinga; nine (9) municipalities in Mountain Province; and ten (10) municipalities in Ifugao.