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PNP to recruit 2,500 SAF troopers

Feb 22, 2018 - 5:30 PM

Philippine National Police chief Ronald dela Rosa says the new commandos will be tasked to prevent terrorist attacks in the country

'TAGALIGTAS'. PNP-SAF troopers deployed to Marawi get a heroes' welcom as they walk to Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig City. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

FACT CHECK: Did the PNP scrap its height requirement?

Jan 20, 2018 - 5:54 PM

'There shall be no height requirement for the PNP entrance exam applicants as long as they are bachelor's degree holder and not more than 30 years old,' the National Police Commission announces on January 19

HEIGHT REQUIRED. The PNP continues to have minimum height requirements. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

25 mayors, governors stripped of powers over police for 'various reasons'

Nov 07, 2017 - 7:03 PM

One of the reasons, according to reports, is their ties to the illegal drug trade

Officers do the 'copwalk' to show PNP’s new uniforms

Jul 05, 2013 - 7:30 AM

The Philippine National Police eyes changes to their 17 year old uniform showcasing designs modelled by policemen and women at a fashion show

PAST UNIFORMS. Part of the fashion show modeled old uniform designs of the Philippine National Police including this Ifugao-inspired uniform. Photo by Natashya Gutierrez/Rappler