(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Friday, 19 August 2022) At 3:00 AM today, a Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 1,325 km East of Central Luzon (15.6°N, 134.5°E). Southwest Monsoon affecting the western sections of Northern and Central Luzon. The entire Caraga region will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to Southwest Monsoon/Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. Light to Moderate winds coming from Southeast to South will prevail with slight to moderate seas / (0.6 to 2.1 meters).



Friday, August 5, 2022

PPO Dinagat Islands  culminates 27th PCR Month celebration

SAN JOSE, Dinagat Islands  Aug. 5 (PIA) -- The Police Provincial Office (PPO) of Dinagat Islands culminated the 27th Police Community Relations Month Celebration in the province. 

The activity is anchored on the theme, “Ugnayang Pulisya at Komunidad Tungo sa Mapayapa, Maayos at Maunlad na Pamayanan."

The activity was participated by deserving Individuals  and Organizational Stakeholders Awardees, PNP personnel, and Kabataan Kontra Droga at Terorismo (KKDAT) members who immensely contributed to the attainment of the mission and vision of the Philippine National Police.

In his message, Vice-Governor Benglen B. Ecleo emphasized the importance of forging stronger partnership and community support in peace making, and how crucial the role of the community in crime prevention efforts. 

He said that the Provincial Government is expressing its full support for the Dinagat Islands Police Provincial Office in joining the nation in revitalizing the crucial role of the community in peacekeeping and nation building.

Higlighting the activity was the giving of awards to Libjo Municipal Police Station as an Outstanding Municipal Police Station.

Also, individual outstanding awards were given to Police Staff Sergeant Joseph Q. Geltura as Outstanding PCAD Junior PNCO; NUP Tracee Joy O. Brace, NUP Jeia M. Tubo, NUP Maria Dian R. Simogan, NUP Edcyl T. Litang, NUP Mitchel A. Rodriguez and NUP Charissa T. Rubio as Outstanding PCAD NUP.

Meanwhile, stakeholders from Sanny D. Seco, Pastor Arnel S Sarion, Cagdianao Mining Corporation, Libjo Mining Corporation Oriental Vision Mining Corporation, San Roque Metals Incorporation and Sinosteel Philippines HY Mining Corporation were also given certificates of appreciation for their invaluable support and unwavering commitment to all the community  activities of Dinagat Islands. PPO thereby contributing to the attainment of the Mission and Vision of the Philippine National Police. (Susil D. Ragas, PIA- Dinagat Islands/PPO- Dinagat Islands)