PNP Regional Maritime Unit (RMU-8) Regional Chief PCol. Simeon Liarte Gane Jr, Assistant Regional Chief PLtCol. Jose Robrido and Calbayog Station Chief PLt. Reno Acangan met with Mayor Diego Rivera regarding the addition of a High-Speed Tactical Watercraft 41 (HSTW 41) for the city of Calbayog.
The HSTW would be used as part of Calbayog City’s law enforcement operations, as well as patrol and rescue missions for the seas of Samar.
During the meeting, both Mayor Diego Rivera and the party of PCol. Simeon Liarte Gane Jr reiterated the need to preserve our local maritime resources and be vigilant against destructive means of fishing, including the use of dynamites and explosives.