Observe courtesy, proper conduct, PNP chief orders personnel manning checkpoints
PASIG CITY, July 10 – Philippine National Police (PNP) chief General Archie Gamboa directed all police personnel manning the border control checkpoints/Quarantine Control Points (QCPs) to observe courtesy and proper conduct adhering to the provisions of the PNP Ethical Standards.
According to the PNP PIO, the directive was released to all the Regional Directors thru the Directorate for Operations after receiving some complaints on the behavior of police personnel manning the checkpoints.
“This is a fair warning to all the Regional Directors and their personnel on QCPs, if we continue to receive reports about being rude and impolite, I will not tolerate it and you shall be dealt with accordingly,” General Gamboa said.
He also reminded all PNP personnel to observe courtesy at all times especially when dealing with female and elderly people.
Likewise, PNP personnel were reminded to avoid taking photos of private documents and to strictly adhere to the PNP’s standard of conduct and behavior. (PNP/PIA-NCR)