PNP launches mobile app to report crimes, emergencies

The information given will alllow the command center to coordinate with authorities in a particular location, such as the nearest police station, for the required assistance. In a Globe press release, the PNP also said Dela Rosa himself is able to monitor the reports and whether they are acted upon by the concerned police personnel.

Telecommunications companies Smart and Globe formalized a memorandum of agreement for the app and the quick response system. PNP Chief Police Director General Ronald M Dela Rosa; Smart VP for Public Affairs Mon Isberto; and Globe Telecom General Counsel Attorney Vicente Froilan Castelo, signed the joint accord at a symbolic ceremony in Camp Crame. –