CIDG Joins 2016 "Siglakasan" Annual NHQ/NSUs Sportfest
PDG Victor P. Deona, Director CIDG together with the Command Group and personnel joins the Annual NHQ/NSUs Sportfest which opened on June 20, 2016 participated by NHQ and NSUspersonnel coinciding with the Monday Flag Raising Ceremony infront of the NHQ PNP Building, Camp Crame, Quezon City. The mission of the event is to instill discipline and develop camaraderie among the PNP personnel through sports.
CIDG Joins 2016 Flores de Mayo Procession
The month of May is devoted to the Blessed Virgin Mary honoring her as the "Queen of May". This month-long May devotion has been a regular feature of Catholic life since the 16th century. The Philippines has its unique and distinct ways of celebrating this May devotion - making May as the merriest and most beautiful month of the year for so many fiestas and festivals are held in all parts of the archipelago.
The PNP has its long established Flores de Mayo Religious Activities with a humble beginning way back in 1967 (Catechetical Classes) and 1968 (Sanctacruzan/Flores de Mayo Procession).
CIDG thru Ms. Keisha Gale Mari S. Mabida and Hans Gabriel B. Villanueva represent the Mater Admirabilis (Mother of the Most Admirable) with PO3 Christopher Artuz and PO2 Rodolfo Honrado designated as Pole Bearer during the event held in Saint Joseph Church, Camp Crame on May 31, 2016.
Visit of PDIR VICTOR P DEONA, Director, CIDG and Staff
The Director, CIDG commended and gave recognition (PNP Medals) to deserving personnel for their invaluable services and accomplishment on April 28, 2016 at around 3:00 PM in CIDG Region 4A, Camp Vicente Lim, Laguna.
Also, in connection with the Salamat Kapatid Program, a Certificate and Recognition was given to PO3 Danilo Castillo, who retired from the PNP organization after 33 years of continuous, invaluable and dedicated police service.
PDIR DEONA reminded all personnel to remain neutral and apolitical and to continue performing the mandated tasks to ensure a Secure and Fair Election (SAFE 2016). He also reiterated that the focus for the third (3rd) OTBT operationsone week prior to the election is loose firearms. Further, the Director thru the Chief, ARMD and Chief, Budget and Fiscal Section released the COMELEC Fund and Election Duty Pay.
PSSUPT JOEL C. PERNITO briefed the Director, CIDG and Staff on the following:
a. Administrative and Operational Accomplishment;
b. Updates on SITG cases;
c. On- going and proposed projects; and
d. Preparation for the 3rd One Time- Big Time (OTBT) Operations on March 2-8, 2016, which focused on Criminal Gangs, Private Armed Groups (PAGs) and loose firearms.
PCSUPT RONALD V SANTOS, OIC, PRO4A and his staff also attended the CIDG conference.
CIDG Office Automation Training
The 10-day Office Automation Training sponsored by this Group is a DHRDD-mandated specialized training for the 1st Quarter of CY 2016 will be participated by 30 personnel from NCR CIDG, and different Offices from the CIDG Headquarters. The training aims to enhance the capability skills and competency of CIDG personnel in the use of technology for a more efficient and cost-effective internal communication system and administrative focus.
To facilitate a more effective learning envirorment, lectures and hands-on sessions will be undertaken whereby the participants are required to bring their own laptop computers for practical exercises. Extensive lectures on the MS Excel Spreadsheet, MS PowerPoint, Basics of Internet, MS Outlook, CIDG Email Communication System, and Data Information Management System will also undertaken. A review on the commnon mistakesin writing, to include the standard formats of the civilian letter and the memorandum form will be included. Practical exercise outputs will also be presented by the participants prior to their graduation as a requirement in completing the said course to evaluate what the participants have learned out of th 10-day training.
PDEA Presents Plaque of Recognition to CIDG
Team CIDG received three Plaque of Recognition for being reliable partner in enforcing the anti-drug law as demonstrated in the successful buybust operation at Paco, Manila on March 2, 2016 which resulted in the arrest ofAli Samsamin y Makalanga, Nasrullah Ulimpin y Budi and Shui Qiao Cai and the confiscation of Methampetamine Hydrochloride with an estimated value of Php 2 Million.
The successful implementation of Search Warrant at Mangaluyong City on February 13, 2016 which resulted in the arrest of Ernesto Fernandez y Lubarbio and Liezeliza Bernardo. The confiscation of Methampetamine Hydrochloride of approximately 2kg with an estimated value of Php 15 Million, High Powered Firearm and various pieces of ammunition.
Successful buy-bust operation on February 9, 2016 in District II, Manila wich resulted in the arrest of Karen Mae G. Tan, Bernadette L. Ortega, Maricon Aina M. Castro, Arman DG Ocba, Christopher P. Viray, Arman G. Baer and Judith D. Maglaling and the confiscation of approximately 3kg of Methampetamine Hydrochloride with an estimated value of Php 15 Million.
The award was presented by Undersecretary Arturo G. Cacdac, JR. and given to PSSupt Eliseo T. Rasco, DDA-CIDG during the Monday Flag raising Ceremony On March 14, 2016 at the PDEA National Headquarters.
Congratulation Sir! For your Well Deserved Promotion
The Oath-Taking Ceremony and Donning of Ranks of newly promoted PSSUPT WILSON AZUETA, Chief Investigation Division-CIDG was held on March 11, 2016 at the Conference Room, CIDG Headquarters, wherein the Guest of Honor and Speaker (GOHS) is no other than our Director, PDIR VICTOR P. DEONA.
Congratulation Sir! from TeamCIDG.
Command Visit Headed by CIDG Director
On March 8, 2016, our very own Director, PDIR VICTOR P DEONA together with the DDO and the Chiefs of the Divisional Staff of HCIDG and the GESPO held its first Command/Field Visit at 1st Regional CIDG Office, Camp Diego Silang, San Fernando City, La Union . The highlights of the activity was the awarding of medals and cash incentives to CIDG Region 1 personnel for its outstanding accomplishment.
The briefing on the election and criminality situation was then made by PSSUPT ANGELES B GEÑORGA JR., Regional Chief, with the presentation of the 20 Election Watchlist of Areas (EWAs) in Pangasinan with the corresponding justifications which was subsequently followed by the Open forum and the consultation/dialogue of the GESPO with the PNCOs. Staff announcements were likewise made by the different Division Chiefs.
It was culminated with the guidance of the Director where he thanked all the members of CIDG Region 1 for its outstanding performance and extolled everyone to maintain the good reputation of CIDG. He likewise extended the SILG’s appreciation and gratitude to all CIDG personnel where CIDG has become the “backbone of the PNP”. He also challenged CIDG Region 1 personnel to do more and replicate the Best Practice of CIDG Region 3 in the implementation of 135 Search Warrants in Nueva Ecija for its special OTBT operations.
Congratulation Sir! For a Well-deserved Promotion
Oath-Taking Ceremony and Donning of Ranks of PSSUPT Bowenn Joey M Masauding, Chief AFCCU-CIDG on February 29, 2016 at the Conference Room, CIDG Headquarters , wherein the Guest of Honor and Speaker (GOHS) is Hon. MEL SENEN S. SARMIENTO, DILG Secretary.
Visit of National Police Agency of Japan (NPAJ)
Mr. Kenta Namba, Director, International Criminal Investigative Operations Division, National Police Agency of Japan (NPAJ) together with Mr. Seimei Obinata, Mr. Shigetaka Kai and Mr. Koichiro Kida rendered courtesy call to our group Director PDIR Victor P Deona at around 10:30am of February 9, 2016.
During his call, Director Namba extended Japan's gratitude for the continous cooperation between the NPAJ and the PNP and its importance in hastening investigative process between the two countries. He also recognized the support that the organization has extended to the Japanese Liaison Officer, Seimei Obinata, stationed at the Intelligence Division of the CIDG. Likewise, he also announced the arrival of the incoming Japanese Liaison Officer in the PNP in the person of Mr. Tsuruhara Hiroshi who will assume post on March 2016.
PCR Information Drive in Celebration of Valentine's Day
The PCR family of this Group led by PCINSP ELIZABETH D JASMIN distributed flowers and leaflets to the pedestrian and passersby along Quezon Avenue corner, Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue (EDSA), on February 12, 2016 in connection with the celebration of Valentine’s Day.
The leaflets distributed were information tips on how to avoid being victimized by petty crimes and different modus operanda of criminals and how to address the same.
Criminology Students Educational Tour
PCR and HRDD Section of this Group conducted colloquium on January 27, 2016 to the forty – four (44) graduating Criminology Students of Aklan Catholic College, Kalibo Aklan and Colegio de la Purisima Conception, Roxas City Capiz regarding the history and mandate of the Group to supplement their knowledge in the Criminal Investigation.
As gesture of appreciation to the Group for being their partner in strengthening the student knowledge and competence in criminal investigation, the said colleges issued a certificate of appreciation respectively.
Dugo Kong Alay, Dugtong mong Buhay 2016
As part of the celebration of the CIDG 63rd Anniversary and in partnership with the Philippine Red Cross (PRC), this Group conducted a bloodletting activity on January 22, 2016 at the HCIDG lobby, dubbed as "Dugo Kong Alay,Dugtong mong Buhay 2016".
The activity started at 8:30 A.M. and all personnel volunteered to donate undergo blood analysis administered by Dr. Aubrey Morla together with Registered Nurse Glaiza Chavez and Medical Technician Karen Piano of the PRC.
CIDG CELEBRATES ITS 63rd FOUNDING ANNIVERSARY
The Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) celebrates its 63rd Founding Anniversary with Atty. Claro A. Arellano, Prosecutor General of the Department of Justice as the Guest of Honor and Speaker held at the HCIDG Conference Room, Camp Crame, Quezon City on January 20, 2016.
The celebration highlighted the presentation of plaques of recognition to the men and women of the CIDG as well as its civilian partners, who immensely contributed to the overall accomplishment of the CIDG’s mission and functions.
PDir Victor Deona, CIDG Director, said that over the years, all those great men and women who served the Group well are truly servants of the Filipino people. Their dedication and commitment to professionalism in achieving the mission and functions of the CIDG for the past 63 years have brought us to where our organization is now – respected, reliable and resolute in pursuit of truth and justice, added Director, CIDG.
Congratulation Sir! For a Well-deserved Promotion
POLICE CHIEF SUPERINTENDENT VICTOR PELOTA DEONA O-05137 of Criminal Investigation and Detection Group is PROMOTED (Regular) to the rank of POLICE DIRECTOR (PDIR) in permanent status effectiveDecember 14, 2015 pursuant to Section 38 (a) of RA 6975 as amended by RA 8551 and RA 9708 (Authority: Approval of the President dated December 14, 2015).
The Oath taking and Donning of Rank Ceremony on January 4, 2016 was held at the PNP National Headquarters, Star Lounge, Camp Crame, Quezon City.
Simultaneous Taping on Muzzles of CIDG Personnel Service Firearms
Members of the Command Group conducted simultaneous taping on muzzles of service firearms to symbolize it's commitment and intensified campaign against illegal discharge of firearms and indiscriminate firing in observance of the Yuletide Season held infront of HCIDG Building, December 16, 2015.
Korean National Police (KNP) Visits CIDG
PCSupt Victor P Deona, Director CIDG, members of the command group and other officers welcomes the delegates of the KNP headed by Commissioner General Kang Sin-Myeong.
The courtesy call to the C, PNP and the visit to the Korean Desk in CIDG on November 6, 2015 aims for better cooperation between the PNP and the KNP.
PCSupt Victor P Deona Swears in Four Newly Promoted Police Senior Superintendent.
CIDG Acting Director PCSupt Victor P Deona officiated the Oath Taking Ceremony and Donning of Ranks of the newly promoted Police Senior Superintendents on November 5, 2015 held in the CIDG Conference Room, Camp Crame, Quezon City.
The four Newly Promoted Police Senior Superintendents were: PSSupt Marlon A Tayaba, PSSupt Milo B Pagtalunan, PSSUpt Niǹo David L Rabaya, and PSSUPT Angeles B Geǹorga.
CIDG Region 4A recieved Medal of Recognition.
PNP Chief Police Director General Ricardo C Marquez awarded Medalya ng Kagalingan to personnel of CIDG Region 4A led by Acting Chief PSUpt Arthur Bisnar for the successful arrest of NORMAN TAEBAS y LERPIDO and ERICK TIMBREZA, both of St. Francis V Subdivision, Brgy. Canlalay, Biñan, Laguna.
They are the leader and financier of the notorious TAEBAS and TIMBREZA (TNT) CRIMINAL GROUP involved in Gun-for-Hire; Gunrunning; Illegal Drug Trade; and Financial Crimes (ATM/Credit Card Fraud) operating in Brgy. Canlalay, Biñan, Laguna.
The law enforcement operation further resulted to the confiscation of the following items: Two (2) hand grenade; One (1) ARMSCOR 12G Shotgun; One (1) ARMSCOR 12G Shotgun; several ammunitions for different caliber of FAs; One Hundred Ninety One (191) pieces of Credit Cards with different Account Numbers and Names; other items used in Credit Card and ATM fraud; Twelve (12) heatsealed plastic sachets in various size containing suspected shabu MOL 150-200 grams; One (1) digital weighing scale; Different drug paraphernalia; Cash money amounting to Fifteen Thousand Pesos; Dollar bills amounting to One Hundred One; and Other Gadgets (Laptops, Tablets and Cellphones).
CIDG Conducts Anti-Organized Crimes Specialization Investigation Training.
The 10-day Anti-Organized Crimes Specialization Investigation Training (AOCSIT) shall be participated by personnel from NCRCIDU, 4ARCIDU, 3RCIDU, different CIDG Special Operating Units and the other offices of this Group without specialized training in the field of anti-organized crimes investigation. It shall be held in PNPTS, Camp Crame, Quezon City.
This course will deal with laws on Kidnapping for Ransom, Bank Robbery, Hijacking, Carnapping, Trafficking in Person, Illegal Recruitment, Drug Trafficking, Smuggling, as well as other related laws as defined under the Revised Penal Code and Special Laws.Related Criminal Procedures, PNP directives and the Police Operational Procedure will likewise be covered.
CIDG Personnel awarded by Chief, PNP.
Deserving personnel of CIDG awarded by CPNP during the Monday Flag Raising Ceremony for the successful arrest of "Reyes Brothers" in various capabilities from the intel build-up and execution of the arrest and transfer of the arrested brothers to the issuing court and for the successful investigative efforts that led to the arrest of Shabbir Valdez Ponferrada a.k.a. Shabb, the principal suspect in the series of Carnapping, Robbery/ Hold-up and Rape incidents involving taxi cab within Metro Manila.
CIDG Celebrates Crime Prevention Week 2015.
The PCR Section of this Group together with DSOU force multiplier TRACKER, ICCT Criminology Students presently on the job training with this Group, President of JRU Criminology Students Association and PSSUPT ROMEO BALEROS Chief, WCPU, conducted outreach program and information drive at Barangay Apacay, Taal Batangas on September 12, 2015.
The tenor of the event is to educate the parents and women of said barangay regarding the significance RA 7610 and RA 9262 and the proper procedures in filling cases for violation of these particular laws, also the group gave footwear to the children present during the program.
Visit of Director, CIDG and Staff.
CIDG Acting Director PCSUPT VICTOR P DEONA and Division Staffs, composed of PSSUPT FELIPE R NATIVIDAD, Chief Intelligence Section; PSUPT WILSON ASUETA, Chief, Investigation Section; PSUPT NIÑO DAVID RABAYA, Chief, ARMD and SPO4 Dandie Bonita, GESPO, visit CIDG Region 4A on September 9, 2015 at 9:00 AM. The said event was also graced by the presence of PSSUPT EDUARDO SERAPIO M GARADO, the Deputy Regional Director for Administration (DRDA) of PRO CALABARZON.
The Acting Director started the day’s visit with the awarding of the deserving personnel of CIDG Region 4A, headed by PCINSP RICKY P NERON and PCINSP DANILO F BALMES, for their noteworthy accomplishments and for being the top performers during the recently concluded 5th One Time Big Time (OTBT) Operations.
PCSUPT DEONA after the awarding of personnel conducted an on-site inspection of the whole CIDG Region 4A premises, after which, the case conference on SITG cases handled by the CIDG Provincial Offices follows, wherein, the main purpose is to brief and update the Acting Director on the background, the flow of investigation undertaken and future directions of the said cases.