The successful operation ensued after joined teams of this city's police, the provincial police, Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), and other law enforcers served multiple warrants to six suspected drug peddlers operating in the area.
|P2 million worth of
suspected shabu seized by authorities in Sitio|
Silungan, Brgy. Bonuan Binloc, Dagupan City.
After about five months of conducting surveillance in the area, the joined teams yielded positive outcome which resulted to the arrest of 17 persons including one person with a standing warrant of arrest.
Cash money believed to be used in drug trade amounting to P111 thousand was also confiscated in the One Time Big Time drug operation in here along with six motorcycles
Mayor Fernandez said the operation was a major headway in this city's police serious campaign against the operation of drug merchants. It sent as a stern warning against those who seeks to destroy the future of the children.
"We will never stop to protect our children against these heartless people. It is a pity that some of them are women but we can do nothing but to bring them in jail," Mayor Belen Fernandez said.
The mayor congratulated the law enforcers headed by Philippine National Police's Provincial Director P/SSupt. Rolly Saltat, PDEA Regional Director Adrian G. Alvariño, this city's chief of polie P/Supt. Christopher Abrahano, PNP Maritime, Coastguard, Land Transportation Office, Criminal Investigation & Detection Group, Naval Intelligence and a warrant officer for joining together in implementing the multiple warrants in the area.
"Our anti drugs text line helps a lot. Please continue to text information on any activities on drugs in your brgy. 24/7," Mayor Fernandez stressed.