AIDSOTF PRESS RELEASE

May 15, 2015

 

PNP AIDSOTF; PRO AIDSOTGs; PDEA, NBI and BUREAU OF CUSTOMS

CONVERGE FOR A ONE-DAY SHOOTFEST

 

In a display of solidarity and oneness of objective, the PNP AIDSOTF; Police Regional Office’s AIDSOTGs; PDEA, NBI and the BOC embarked on a one-day PPSA-Sanctioned Level 1 Shooting Competition at the Camp Crame Firing Range in Quezon City on 15 May 2015 with no less than an anti-illegal drugs advocate, The Deputy Chief PNP for Operations, PDDG MARCELO POYAOAN GARBO, Jr as Guest of Honor and Speaker.

 

The PNP AIDSOTF headed by PSSUPT BENJAMIN M. LUSAD envisioned the shooting competition as a common avenue for emphasizing oneness of objective amongst PNP and other Law Enforcement Agency Anti-Illegal Drugs Units in the fight against illegal drugs. From Northern Luzon to the Autonomous Region for Muslim Mindanao, Police Regional Office’s shooting teams headed by their respective Deputy Regional Directors for Operation completed the full participation of the PNP’s anti-illegal drugs units in this activity.

 

LUSAD added that the shootfest, no matter how competitive it is, enhances camaraderie and a sense of belongingness between and amongst the participants, which on higher perspective would redound to better coordination and teamwork for all concerned. The problem on illegal drugs is an issue that needs to be resolved concertedly by everyone including the community and with total commitment.