BAGUIO CITY – Awards of recognition were given to ten Benguet policemen by the Rotary Club of La Trinidad during the celebration of the club’s 24th Charter Anniversary on March 16, 2015 at the Margarita Hall of Supreme Hotel here. In his introductory statement, Rtn. Marvin Yang-ed mentioned that the ten outstanding policemen were chosen according to their “performance, operational accomplishments, character, and contribution to the community even outside their lines of duty”.
“This is the second batch of outstanding policemen recognized by the club”, says PP Joselito Villarey, and being the only club outside Baguio, we aim to institutionalize this activity and make it better in the future”, he added.
Posthumous Awards were also granted to two PNP-SAF Fallen 44 who hailed from La Trinidad namely, P/S Insp. Gednat G. Tabdi and PO2 Jerry D. Kayob. Close relatives of these two heroes were in the event to receive the awards.