Napolcom okays 765 police promotions

January 09, 2019

THE National Police Commission approved the filling up of 765 promotional vacancies exclusively for the police officers who passed the Napolcom Qualifying Examinations conducted on August 7, 2016, July 30, 2017 and May 27, 2018.

Napolcom vice chairman and executive officer attorney  Rogelio  Casurao said that the Commission En Banc approved Resolution 2018-767 dated December 20, 2018, granting Philippine National Police chief Director General Oscar Albayalde the authority to fill up the promotional vacancies.

Casurao said that out of the 1,076 who passed the mentioned Napolcom special examinations, only 765 have satisfied all other requisites for regular promotion as validated by the PNP Directorate for Personnel and Records Management.

The special quota promotion is intended exclusively for the 765 PNP uniformed personnel who passed the Napolcom Special Qualifying Examinations conducted for the last three years.

“The Commission periodically conducts special examination for the purpose of giving police officers who are about to be attrited due to non-promotion the chance to be promoted by acquiring the appropriate eligibility,”  Casurao said.

The 765 police officers who shall undergo the special quota promotion process are distributed by rank as follows: for Police Chief Inspector (2); for Police Senior Inspector (1); for SPO4 (8); for SPO3 (1); for SPO1 (7); for PO3 (210); for PO2 (103); and for PO1 (433).