Despite being at the center of controversy for alleged human rights violations, the Philippine National Police (PNP) funds its own human rights office.
Established under the Arroyo administration, the PNP Human Rights Affairs Office has been tasked to monitor human rights violations and recommend policies in the police force to prevent abuses.
In this episode of KRIMINAL, Rappler’s police reporter Rambo Talabong sits down with the PNP HRAO’s acting chief Colonel Vincent Calanoga to discuss the office’s history, its achievements, and why their office is being slammed for doing too little.
Listen wherever you get your podcasts. – Rappler.com