Moreover, barangay chiefs are encouraged to report on the constitution and organization of barangay-based institutions namely the Barangay Development Council (BDC), Barangay Peace and Order Committee
(BPOC), Barangay Disaster Risk Reduction Management Committee, Lupong Tagapamayapa, Barangay Council for the Protection of Children (BCPC), and Violence against Women (VAW) Desk.
Relative to the statement of Dumaguete City Chief of Police, PSUPT Jonathan Pineda during the forum that community especially barangay officials should be involved in crime prevention, Ayroso urged that barangay peace and order committee
to be active and operational.
355 of 1996, the Barangay Peace and Order Committee
serves as an implementing arm of the City/Municipal Peace and Order Council at the Barangay level.
The Provincial Government Unit (PLGU) of Negros Oriental and the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) recently recognized the most outstanding Barangay Peace and Order Committees
(BPOCs) and Tanod Teams and awarded cash prizes for their initiatives at attining peace and order.