Police Regional Office 3 - updates

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Crime down in Metro Manila, Central Luzon in first days of lockdown

Mar 22, 2020 - 5:45 PM

The two regions' police offices report lower crime volumes compared to the same days in March 2019

'GHOST TOWN.' The corner of EDSA and Kamuning on March 17, 2020 on the 3rd day of the Metro Manila lockdown. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Central Luzon police set up at eco-zones to prevent union organizing

Jan 23, 2020 - 4:48 PM

'Central Luzon remains a major flashpoint for communist insurgency and in the white area operation,' says Central Luzon police chief Brigadier General Rhodel Sermonia

NO TO MILITANT LABOR. Police and economic zone offiicals – led by PNP chief Lieutenant General Archie Gamboa, Brigadier General Rhodel Sermonia, PEZA Director Charito Plaza, and Secretary Carlito Galvez at  the launch of JIPCO at Clark Freeport Zone in Pampanga. Photo courtesy of PRO3 PIO

2 Chinese nabbed for human trafficking at Clark Freeport

Dec 04, 2019 - 3:24 PM

Central Luzon cops also rescued 14 women – 6 Vietnamese and 8 Chinese

HUMAN TRAFFICKING. A Google Maps image of the CSZ Regency Park in Clark Freeport Zone, Pampanga.

Ex-NCR deputy chief Coronel is now Central Luzon police director

Nov 20, 2018 - 3:37 PM

Chief Superintendent Joel Napoleon Coronel, who was deputy director for operation in Metro Manila, replaces Chief Superintendent Amador Corpus in Central Luzon

PROMOTION. Newly installed Police Regional Office 3 director Chief Supt. Joel Napoleon Coronel addresses the police officers in Camp OLivas, Pampanga. Photo courtesy of PRO3-PIO

Police seize P4M worth of shabu in Pampanga buy-bust

Jun 08, 2018 - 12:48 PM

The suspect, Jay-Ann Salonga, is arrested after handing illegal drugs to an undercover cop and an informant posing as buyers

BUY-BUST. Police present the items they recovered during a drug buy-bust operation in Barangay Cutud, Angeles City in Pampanga on June 7, 2018. Photo courtesy of PRO3 PIO

‘Serious personal grudge’ possible motive in Cagayan priest’s slay – PNP

May 03, 2018 - 12:06 AM

Police Chief Superintendent Jose Mario Espino, head PNP-Cagayan, says they do not think the killing was the handiwork of the NPA or anti-mining groups

VENTURA KILLING. PNP Cagayan Valley chief Jose Mario Espino (center) says investigators are zeroing personal grudges as motive in the killing of Fr Mark Ventura. Photo courtesy of PRO2

New Central Luzon police chief orders no-text policy among patrol cops

Sep 01, 2017 - 3:54 PM

What safety would people feel if the policeman standing on the road is just texting? asks Chief Superintendent Amador Corpus the new director of Police Regional Office 3

CENTRAL LUZON POLICE CHIEF. Chief Superintendent Amador Corpus answers questions from reporters after he formally assumed the post of Police Regional Office 3 director on September 1, 2017. Photo by Jun A. Malig/Rappler

Over 10,000 drug suspects surrender in Pampanga

Jul 21, 2016 - 1:55 PM

It s good that you surrendered to us because there are only 3 things that can happen to you: Die surrender or get arrested says Police Regional Office 3 director Chief Superintendent Aaron Aquino

OATH OF PROMISE TO CHANGE. Some 8,500 drug suspects take their oath to participate in the Pampanga provincial government’s ‘Road to Change program. Photo by Jun A. Malig/Rappler

Surprise drug test on Central Luzon cops; 1 officer positive

Jul 06, 2016 - 7:16 PM

Chief Superintendent Aaron Aquino PRO3 regional director says the officer will be charged administratively and eventually dismissed from service

SURPRISE! Police officers undergo a surprise drug test after their command conference at the multi-purpose hall of Camp Olivas in Pampanga on July 4, 2016 Photo courtesy of PRO3 PIO

37 policemen sacked from service in Central Luzon

Oct 22, 2015 - 5:06 PM

Since January administrative cases have been filed against 127 PNP personnel comprising 1 32 of the 11 479 strong police force in Region III