With the concerted effort of the public, government and institutions like the POCs, ADACs
, and PLEB, Ano said "law enforcement agencies successfully re-calibrated their anti-criminality operations" leading to a decrease in the crime volume from 488,644 for the period of July 2017 to June 2018 to 438,960 for the same period in 2018-2019.
"Despite several directives from the DILG and the Dangerous Drugs Board, the concerned mayors still failed or refused to comply with the said orders and their towns are among those that are without an organized and functional ADAC
," Antildeo said.
Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Assistant Secretary for External and Legislative Affairs Ricojudge Janvier Echiverri filed Wednesday the complaint for misconduct and dereliction of duty against the mayors for their respective low-performing and unorganized ADACs
The DILG filed separate complaints against nine mayors and vice mayors over the poor performance of their ADACs
The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) filed complaints against the mayors of 50 towns before the Office of the Ombudsman, due to low-functionality or non-compliance of their anti-drug abuse councils (ADAC
This was followed by numerous DILG directives and DDB regulations which have been cascaded to LGUs to remind and direct local chief executives to organize their respective ADACs
Former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Bong Go on Friday was the guest of honor at the first National Anti-Drug Abuse Council (ADAC
) awarding at the Manila Hotel.
He cited the May 21, 2018, joint memorandum issued by the DILG and the Dangerous Drug Board (DDB), which enjoined all local government units (LGUs) to activate, strengthen, and ensure the functionality of the local ADACs
Yesterday, the DILG also filed an administrative complaint against six municipal mayors over their alleged failure to organize their respective Anti-Drugs Abuse Council (ADACs