The Commission on Elections (COMELEC) Resolution No. 9570 deputizes the Philippine National Police as their partner in ensuring safe Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections (BSKE) on May 14, 2018.
On May 11, 2018 at Camp Col Rafael C ROdriguez, Libertad, Butuan City at 7:30PM, a Send-Off Ceremony for Barangay & SK Election 2018 was conducted. As part of the program, PCINSP JUDE CRES G MILAN, Regional Police Human Rights Officer, PRO13 conducted Pre-Deployment Briefing to the personnel of this Police Regional Office who will be deployed to secure different polling places; remind personnel to always adhere the human rights; follow the legal procedures; observe the guidelines indicated in the flyers; and most of all, to abide by the PNP Operational Procedures and United Nations Code of Conduct of Law Enforcement which requires law enforcers to respect, protect human dignity, maintain and uphold the human rights of all persons.
Activity ended at about 8:30 PM of same date.