Munti Police state-of-the-art HQ opens in Tunasan, biggest in NCR
The Philippine National Police (PNP) - Muntinlupa’s four-storey headquarters now stands tall in Tunasan, equipped with the state-of-the-art facilities and touted as biggest in the National Capital Region.
Mayor Jaime Fresnedi along with local officials and PNP executives led the inauguration of Muntinlupa City Police Station HQ, a green building amounting to 78 million pesos, in Laguerta St., Tunasan last January 25.
The local government-funded structure has been installed with shock-resistant and bullet proof window panes, 51 closed-circuit television cameras with a Command Center, air-conditioning units with inverters, rain water collector units, and set up with LED lights.
The 2,214 sq.m. HQ designed by Arch. Don Causapin of Muntinlupa Architect’s Office houses fully ventilated detention cells in its Lower Ground Floor for 80 male and female detainees with 25 sets of double deck beds. In addition, the building includes a Roof Deck with barracks and recreation area for police personnel.
PNP officials attending the ceremony were NCRPO chief PDIR Oscar David Albayalde, PCSUPT Tomas Apolinario Jr, and Muntinlupa Police chief PSSUPT Nicolas Salvador.
Albayalde lauded the construction of PNP Muntinlupa HQ and said that it should be a model head office in the country.
“In my 34 years of service, it is only today that I witnessed this high-quality headquarters. It should be a model HQ for the Philippines,” the NCRPO chief added.
Mayor Fresnedi said in the ceremony that the completion of the police station will enhance the delivery of police services and lessen crime incidence.
Muntinlupa City Police Station ranked 2nd as most trusted and respected station in the National Capital Region, based on the latest survey of the National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM).
Of the 570 respondents under the jurisdiction the five police districts in NCR, 66.7 percent trust and respect Muntinlupa City Police, and placed third in the ranking on response and accessibility of NCR police stations.
Under Fresnedi administration, the local government of Muntinlupa channels its resources in building structures for the enhancement and upgrading of security and social services.
NCRPO CHIEF LAUDS MUNTI POLICE HQ: National Capital Region Police Office chief PDIR Oscar David Albayalde lauds the new Muntinlupa City Police Station Headquarters in Laguerta, Tunasan during its inauguration ceremony last January 25. Albayalde gave all praises to the newly constructed office and said that it should a model to the stations in the country. Also joining the ceremony were Mayor Jaime Fresnedi, Congressman Ruffy Biazon, PCSUPT Tomas Apolinario Jr, Muntinlupa Police chief PSSUPT Nicolas Salvador, and local officials.