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Organized Crime Investigation Reviewer

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Organized Crime Investigation Reviewer






Definition of Terms:

Al-Qaeda - is a global militant Islamist organization founded by Osama
bin Laden, Abdullah Azzam and several other militants in Peshawar,
Pakistan. If translated, al-qaeda means the base.

Related: Organized Crime Investigation Review Questions

Alex Boncayao Brigade - is a Manila-based death squad that assassinated
dozens of people on the orders of the Communist Party of the Philippines.
It was formed in 1984. It formally split with the NPA in 1991.

Hashim Salamat - Chairman and founder of the MILF Moro Islamoc Liberation
Front. He passed away in 2003. MILF was formed in 1977.

Hukbalahap - It was an anti-Japanese guerrilla movement formed by the
peasant farmers of Central Luzon. In 1946, the organization rebelled
against the government.

Jihad - a war or struggle against unbelievers.

      Mujahid - a person engaged in jihad.

Nur Misuari - is a Moro revolutionary, politician, founder and former
leader of the Moro National Libera…

Republican College Quezon City

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Republican College Quezon City






Republican College in Quezon City is a private non-sectarian
institution of higher learning.

Related: Quezon City Criminology Schools

It was established in 1948 and officially accepted students in the
year 1949.

It is a school offering courses in Education, Business Administration
and Criminology.

Republican College Performance in the October 2014 Criminology Board
examination is not a disappointment. Out of 91 examinees, 36 passed.

Related: Criminology Review Center in Quezon City

How to keep in touch with the school
1. By Personal Visit
   42 18th Ave, Murphy, Cubao, Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines
2. By Making a Call
   +63 2 912-5579 / +63 2 912-1286
3. By Sending an E-Mail Inquiry
   [email protected]

Experts and Interpreters to be Used in Explaining Writings

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Experts and Interpreters to be Used in Explaining Writings






When the characters in which an instrument is written are difficult
to be deciphered, or the language is not understood by the court,
the evidence of persons skilled in deciphering the characters, or
who understand the language, is admissible to declare the characters
or the meaning of the language.

Experts and interpreters to be used in explaining writings that are
difficult to be deciphered, or where the language is not understood
by the court.(Rule 130, Sec.16)

University of Manila Criminology

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University of Manila
College of Criminology





University of Manila in the Philippines is a private university. It
is located at 546 M. V.  de los Santos St.  Sampaloc,  Manila.

Related: Criminology Schools in Manila

It was established in 1913. It is then known as Instituto De Manila.

University of Manila has the following College Departments:
1.  College of Business Administration
2.  College of Liberal Arts
3.  College of Education
4.  School of Foreign Service
5.  College of Engineering
6.  College of Law
7.  College of Criminology and Police Science

The College of Criminology and Police Science has the most number of
students.

The College of Criminology was opened on July 1, 1963.

In the October 2014 Criminology Licensure Examination, University of
Manila is among the top performing Criminology School.

University of Manila's Performance in the Criminology Board Examination.

October 2014 Criminology Licensure Examination
      Number of Examinees - 110
      No. of those who passed - …

Written Words Control Printed

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Written Words Control Printed







When an instrument consists partly of written words and partly of a
printed form, and the two are inconsistent, the former controls the
latter.

Peculiar Signification of Terms

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Peculiar Signification of Terms






The terms of a writing are presumed to have been used in their
primary and general acceptation, but evidence is admissible to show
that they have been a local, technical, or otherwise peculiar
signification, and were so used and understood in the particular
instance, in which case the agreement must be construed accordingly.

When there is inconsistency between written words and printed words,
the former controls over the latter.(Rule 130, Sec.14)

Valid ID in the Philippines

Valid ID in the Philippines


Valid ID's or Identification Card in the Philippines simply means the
acceptable ID's accepted by any government agency or private companies
as a way of ascertaining the identity of person.

Related: BDO Acceptable ID

One of the most important ID's accepted by the Philippines in
obtaining a passport are the following:
1.  Digitized SSS ID
2.  Driver's License
3.  GSIS E-Card
4.  PRC ID
5.  IBP ID
6.  OWWA ID
7.  Digitized BIR ID
8.  Senior Citizen ID
9.  Old College ID
10. Alumni ID
11. Old Employment ID

Aside from any of the ID's above, applicants are required to to show
at least 3 of any of the following documents:
1.  Voter’s ID
2.  NSO Marriage Contract
3.  Land Title                              
4.  Seaman’s Book                  
5.  Elementary or High School Form 137 or Transcript of Records with
    readable dry seal
6.  Government Service Record
7.  NBI Clearance
8.  Police Clearance
9.  Barangay Clearance    
10. Old document…

What is Affidavit of Desistance?

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Affidavit of Desistance Meaning
It means the complainant states that he/she did not really intend to
institute the case and that he is no longer interested in testifying
or prosecuting.

      It is a ground for dismissing the case only if the prosecution
      can no longer prove the guilt of the accused beyond reasonable
      doubt without the testimony of the offended party.

Related: Affidavit of Recantation

Recantation on the other hand means the witness who previously gave a
testimony subsequently declares that his/her statements were not true.


Effect of Affidavit of Desistance in Criminal Case
It does not bar the People from prosecuting the criminal action.

      But it does operate as a waiver of the right to pursue civil
      indemnity.

      Perez v. Hagonoy Rural Bank, Inc. 327 SCRA 588
      An offended party in a criminal case has sufficient personality
      to file a special civil action for certiorari, in  proper cases,
      even without the imprimatur of the  State. In…

Cambodian Police System

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Cambodian Police System






Cambodia’s Ministry of Interior
It is in charge of the Cambodian National Police and other law
enforcement administrations, including police training units, the
judicial police, drug units, border police and prisons.

Cambodia Minister of Interior Organization
1. Minister of Interior
2. Six Secretaries of State
3. Four Under Secretaries of State

Cambodia is a member of Interpol since  April 1, 1956.

Cambodia joined Aseanapol in the year 2000.

Cambodia National Police Vision
Safer Cambodia Together

Cambodia National Police Mission
Working together to serve and protect the people.

Related: Indonesian Police System

Cambodia National Police Values
1. Honesty
2. Integrity
3. Just and Fair within the law
4. Transparent and Responsible
5. Building relationship with communities
6. Respect the different needs of the people
7. Protecting rights, equality and  human dignity

Cambodia’s National Police Force is organized into six (6) central
Departments:
1. Security
2. Transp…

Interpretation According To Circumstances

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Interpretation According To Circumstances






For the proper construction of an instrument, the circumstances under
which it was made, including the situation of the object thereof and
of the parties to it, may be shown, so that the judge may be placed
in the position of those whose language he is to interpret.

The circumstances under which an instrument was made, including the
situation of the subject thereof and of the parties to it, may be
shown, so that the judge may be placed in the position of those whose
language he is to interpret.(Rule 130,Sec.13)

Interpretation According To Intention

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Interpretation According To Intention
General and Particular Provisions





In the construction of an instrument, the intention of the parties
is to be pursued and when a general and a particular provisions are
inconsistent, the latter is paramount to the former. So a particular
intent will control a general one that is inconsistent with it.

Parties intention is to be pursued in construction of instrument.
In the inconsistency between general and particular provision, the
latter prevails. Particular intent controls general one inconsistent

with it.(Rule 130,Sec.12)

Top Medical Technologist School in the Philippines

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Top Medical Technologist School in the Philippines
March 2015





Top Performing Schools in the March 2015 Medical Technologist
Licensure Examination

No.1  University of San Agustin
           Passing Percentage is 94.37%
           67 Examinees Passed out of 71

No.2  Our Lady of Fatima University - Antipolo City
           Passing Percentage is 91.67%
           55 Examinees Passed out of 60

No.3  FEU (Far Eastern University) Manila
           Passing Percentage is 88.64%
           117 Examinees Passed out of 132

No.4  Lyceum of the Philippines University - Batangas
           Passing Percentage is 85.71%
           48 Examinees Passed out of 56

No.5  Centro Escolar University - Manila
           Passing Percentage is 83.53%
           71 Examinees Passed out of 85

No.6  Adventist University of the Philippines
           Passing Percentage is 100%
           All of its 49 Examinees Passed

No.7  University of Baguio - Baguio City
           Passing Percentage is 97.87%
           46 Examine…

Medical Technologist Board Exam Topnotchers

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Medical Technologist Board Exam Topnotchers
March 2015 Licensure Examination





March 2015 Medical Technologist Board Exam Examinees Garnering The
Ten Highest Places

1st Placer  - Ace William Gopez Pasion 89.80%
                      Angeles University Foundation

2nd Placer  - John Alvin Ocampo Reyes 89.50%
                      SLU (Saint Louis University) - Baguio City

3rd Placer  - Teneisha Jhonne Morrow Brett 89.30%
                      SLU (Saint Louis University) - Baguio City

4th Placer  - Danderick Avanzado Ablir 89.10%
                      Silliman University

5th Placer  - John Michael Declarado Merin 89%
                      St. Scholastica's College - Tacloban

6th Placer  - Philip Patrick Petelo Lee 88.90%
                      Centro Escolar University - Makati

7th Placer  - Hazel Hope Manuel Acosta 88.60%
                      SLU (Saint Louis University) - Baguio City

8th Placer  - Anie Jan Kalbi Segovia 88.40%
                      Universidad De Zamboanga

9th Placer  …

Comparative Police System Review Questions 2

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Comparative Police System Review Questions 2







1.  The First Aseanapol meeting of Chief of Police was held in
      A. Manila
      B. Kuala Lumpur
      C. Hanoi
      D. Jakarta

2.  The first formal meeting of the Chiefs of ASEAN Police was held on
      A. 1981
      B. 1982
      C. 1983
      D. 1984

3.  One of the following is not an original member of Aseanapol.
      A. Malaysia
      B. Singapore
      C. Thailand
      D. Cambodia

4.  Aseanapol has how many member countries?
      A. 8
      B. 9
      C. 10
      D. 11

5.  The Royal Brunei Police joined Aseanapol in what year?
      A. 1983
      B. 1984
      C. 1985
      D. 1986

6.  The Republic of Vietnam National Police joined Aseanapol in what year?
      A. 1996
      B. 1997
      C. 1998
      D. 1999

7.  The Laos General Department of Police joined Aseanapol in what year?
      A. 1996
      B. 1997
      C. 1998
      D. 1999

8.  The Myanmar Police Force joined Aseanapol in what year?
      A. 1996
      B. 1997
  …

Comparative Police System Review Questions 1

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Comparative Police System Review Questions 1







1.  Interpol as an organization became known as such in
      A. 1936
      B. 1946
      C. 1956
      D. 1966

2.  The Organization known simply as Interpol is the
      A. International Police Association
      B. Association of Chief of Police
      C. International Criminal Police Organization
      D. None of the Above

3.  The Present Interpol was officially created as the International
    Criminal Police Commission in what year?
      A. 1913
      B. 1923
      C. 1933
      D. 1943

4.  It is the world’s largest international police organization, with
    190 member countries.
      A. International Police Organization
      B. Aseanapol
      C. Interpol
      D. Borderpol

5.  It is the Interpol's supreme governing body. It meets annually to
    take all important decisions related to policy, resources, working
    methods, finances, activities and programmes.
      A. General Assembly
      B. Executive Committee
      C. G…

Instrument Construed To Give Effect To All Provisions

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Instrument Construed So As To Give
Effect To All Provisions






In the construction of an instrument where there are several
provisions or particulars, such a construction is, if possible, to
be adopted as will give effect to all.

As a general rule there is need to prove the authenticity of private
documents. Are there exceptions to this general rule ?
      SUGGESTED ANSWER:
      Yes. There may be no need to prove the a authenticity of
      private documents:
      a. When the document is ancient. (Sec. 21, Rule 132, ROC)
      b. When the execution and genuineness of the document is
         admitted by the adverse party.(Tria vs. Cruz, 14 Phil.551)
      c. When the genuineness and due execution of the document is
         immaterial.(Hicks vs. Coleman, 25 Cal.122)

Christian Hans Stoelting

Christian Hans Stoelting founded the Stoelting Company. Stoelting  Company is a leading product supplier of physiological, psychological  and psycho-physiological machines and apparatus.
Chicago Laboratory Supply and Scale Company is the original name of the Stoelting Company.
Stoelting Company was established in 1886 by Christian Hans Stoelting. He is an American.
As early as the year 1895, He Supplied apparatus specifically tailored to inent psychological laboratories.
Physiology had been Stoelting's first major market. The Company had  earlier been known of scientific psychology in the 19th century.
At present, Stoelting Company is known to produce neuro-science, any-maze (behavior tracking software), pyschological testing machines  and polygraph instruments.
Christian Hans Stoelting first polygraph machine consists of a  mechanical amplifier for detection of the pulse of the human heart  and recording apparatus (Kymograph) to record the signal of said  pulse.    Two instrument…

Interpretation of Documents

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Interpretation of a Writing According to its legal Meaning







The language of a writing is to be interpreted according to the legal
meaning it bears in the place of the execution unless the parties
intended otherwise.

Rules on Interpretation of Documents
1. Interpretation of a writing according to the legal meaning it
   bears in the place of execution, unless parties intended otherwise.
   (Rule 130, Sec.10)
2. Instrument construed so as to give effect to all provisions.
   (Rule 130,Sec.11)
3. Parties intention is to be pursued in construction of instrument.
   In the inconsistency between general and particular provision,
   the latter prevails. Particular intent controls general one
   inconsistent with it.(Rule 130, Sec.12)
4. The circumstances under which an instrument was made, including
   the situation of the subject thereof and of the parties to it,
   may be shown, so that the judge may be placed in the position of
   those whose language he is to interpret.(Rule 130,Sec.13)
5. The terms of a w…

Brunei Police System

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Brunei Police System








The Brunei Police force is called Polis Diraja Brunei or Royal Brunei
Police Force. It was established in 1921.

Royal Brunei Police Force is a member of the Interpol. It is a member
since September 4, 1984.

      Related: Comparative Police System Definition of Terms

It is also a proud member of Aseanapol. Aseanapol is the association
of the Chiefs of ASEAN Police. The first formal meeting of The Chiefs
of ASEAN Police was held in Manila in 1981. The 5 original members
are the following:
1. Indonesia
2. Malaysia
3. Philippines
4. Singapore
5. Thailand

Royal Brunei Police became a member of Aseanapol and joined the annual
conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in 1984.

The Sultan of Brunei serves as Prime Minister, Minister of Defense,
Minister of Finance and Chancellor of the national university.

The Sultan also serves as Superintendent General of the Royal Brunei
Police Force.

The Royal Brunei Police Force is organized into 7 Police Districts:
1. The Brunei
2. Bela…

Parol Evidence Rule

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Parol Evidence Rule
Evidence of Written Agreements







Parol Evidence:
Any evidence aliunde, whether oral or written, which is intended or
tends to vary or contradict a complete and enforceable agreement
embodied in a document.

General Rule:
When the terms of an agreement have been reduced to writing, it is to
be considered as containing all the terms agreed upon and there can
be, between the parties and their successors in interest, no evidence
of such terms other than the contents of the written agreement.

Exception:
A Party may present evidence to modify, explain or add to the terms
of the written agreement if he puts in issue in his pleading any of
the following:
   a. An intrinsic ambiguity, mistake or imperfection in the written
      agreement
   b. The failure of the written agreement to express the true intent
      and agreement of the parties thereto
   c. The validity of the written agreement
   d. The existence of other terms agreed to by the parties or their
      successors in interest after th…

Top Mechanical Engineering Schools in the Philippines

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Top Mechanical Engineering Schools in the Philippines







The Best Mechanical Engineering Schools in the Philippines are the ff:

March 2015 Mechanical Engineer Licensure Examination

No.1  Batangas State University
          No. of Examinees - 84
          No. of those who passed - 84
          No. of those who failed - 0
          Passing Percentage - 100%

No.2  Mapua Institute of Technology
          No. of Examinees - 55
          No. of those who passed - 46
          No. of those who failed - 9
          Passing Percentage - 83.64%

No.3  Saint Louis University - Baguio City
          No. of Examinees - 34
          No. of those who passed - 33
          No. of those who failed - 1
          Passing Percentage - 97.06%

No.4  De La Salle University - Manila
          No. of Examinees - 29
          No. of those who passed - 28
          No. of those who failed - 1
          Passing Percentage - 96.55%

No.5  Technological Insitute of the Philippines - Manila
          No. of Examinees - …

Certified Plant Mechanic Board Exam Result March 2015

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The Result of the March 2015 Certified Plant Mechanic Board Exam has
been released.


Read: September 2015 Certified Plant Mechanic Board Exam Result


Out of 28 Examinees, only 19 passed.


16 Schools participated in this examination.


The names of those who passed are the following:


ANTONIO, JHAYNARD CENTENO
BACIERTO, RONALD DADIZON
CLARIN, JAYSON RAMIREZ
DELA PAZ, EDWARD IMPERIAL
DELA PIEDRA, JEAN ASAS
ESCURO, KIM SORETA
ESPINOZA, OLIVER MALLARI
FLORES, LESLIE
GABARDA, FRANCIS DOMINIC HERMOSO
LLANES, RJ JACINTO III IRENO
MAGISTRADO, ALVIN OGAYON
MORALES, ZALDY TABENAS
NARRA, JELOUMER IBARRIENTOS
PONTANARES, ALDION BORCELE
ROMERO, REDENTOR HERMOSORA
SERVO, WILLIAM MIRALES
SIRON, JEBIE SALDIVAR
SUMPAY, ANTHONY CAVITANA
TONIZA, RYAN EDGARDO SALDIVAR

Mechanical Engineer Board Exam Topnotchers

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Mechanical Engineer Board Exam Topnotchers







March 2015 Board Examination

1st Placer  - Joerge Ryan Bermudez Maramot 90.55%
              Batangas State University

2nd Placer  - Kent Joseph Garcia Carurucan 90.20%
              Batangas State University

3rd Placer  - Chernan Lepon Madugay 89.65%
              University of Cebu

4th Placer  - Michael Ray Sumalinog Wenceslao 89.45%
              University of San Carlos

5th Placer  - Andrew James Ang Tan Lee 89.05%
              De La Salle University - Manila

6th Placer  - Benjamin Fajardo De Guzman Jr. 88.85%
              Mapua Institute of Technology - Manila

7th Placer  - RJ Lawrence Co Tiu 88.75%
              Mapua Institute of Technology - Manila

8th Placer  - Jerome De Leon Lopena 88.45%
              Mapua Institute of Technology

9th Placer  - Richard Magnaye Endaya 88.15%
              Batangas State University

10th Placer - Shaeffer Glenn Gutierrez Bisa 88%
              Batangas State University

Mechanical Engineer Board Exam Result March 2015

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The Result of the March 2015 Mechanical Engineer Board Examination
has been released.


Click here to view the complete names of those who passed.


739 Examinees out of 1,247 passed.


The No.1 Mechanical Engineering school is Batangas State University.
All of its 84 examinees passed.


Related: Mechanical Engineer Board Exam Result Sept. 2015


Mapua Institute of Technology comes in 2nd. Out of its 55 examinees,
only 9 failed.


The Mechanical Engineer board exam 1st placer is Joerge Ryan Bermudez
Maramot of Batangas State University. He has a rating of 90.55%



127 Mechanical Engineering Shools participated in this examination.


Registration for the issuance of Professional Identification Card (ID)
and Certificate of Registration will start on March 18, 2015 but not
later than March 20, 2015.

Criminology Schools in Manila

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Criminology Schools in Manila







Emilio Aguinaldo College
How to keep in touch with the school
a. By Personal Visit
   1113-1117 San Marcelino St., cor. Gonzales St. 1000 Ermita, Manila
b. By Making a Call
   +63 2 521-2710
c. By Sending an E-Mail Inquiry
   [email protected]

         Performance in the October 2014 Criminology Board Exam
         Number of Examinees - 60
         Number of those who passed - 45
         Number of those who failed - 15
         Passing Percentage - 75%



Eulogio Amang Rodriguez Institute of Science and Technology
How to keep in touch with the school
a. By Personal Visit
   Nagtahan, Sampaloc, 1008 Manila
b. By Making a Call
   +63 2 716-5059

         Performance in the October 2014 Criminology Board Exam
         Number of Examinees - 150
         Number of those who passed - 81
         Number of those who failed - 69
         Passing Percentage - 54%



Manila Law College
How to keep in touch with the school
a. By Personal Visit
   641 Sales Street, Sta. Cr…

Party Who Calls For Document Not Bound To Offer It

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Party Who Calls For Document Not Bound To Offer It








Production of papers or documents upon the trial, pursuant to a
notice duly served, does not make such papers or documents evidence.
It is not until the party who demanded the production of the papers
examine them and offers them in evidence that they assume the status
of evidentiary matter.

A party who calls for the production of a document and inspects it
is not obliged to offer it as evidence.(Rule 130,Sec.8)

Evidence Admissible When Original Documents Is A Public Record

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Evidence Admissible When Original
Documents Is A Public Record







Its contents may be proved by a certified copy issued by the public
officer in custody thereof.

Such document may be evidenced by an official publication thereof or
by a copy attested by the officer having the legal custody of the
record, and in case of an authorized public record of a private
writing, the same may also be proved by a copy thereof attested by
the legal keeper of the record.

Procedure for proving the contents of original in the custody of
a public officer:
1. When the original of a document
2. Is in the custody of a public officer or
3. Is recorded in a public office
4. Its contents may be proved
   a. By a certified copy
   b. Issued by the public officer
   c. In custody thereof. (Sec. 7  Rule 130)

When Original Document Is In Adverse Party’s Custody

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When Original Document Is In Adverse
Party’s Custody Or Control






If after reasonable notice is given to the adverse party to produce
the document and after satisfactory proof of the existence of the
document is made, he fails to produce the document, secondary
evidence may be presented.

Facts Which Must Be Shown By The Party Offering Secondary Evidence:
1. The adverse party’s custody or control of the original document
2. That reasonable notice was given to the adverse party who has the
   custody or control of the document
3. Satisfactory proof of its existence
4. Failure or refusal by the adverse party to produce it in court.

No particular form of notice is required, as long as it fairly
apprises the other party as to what papers are desired.

Even an oral demand in open court for production at a reasonable time
thereafter will suffice.

Notice must be given to the adverse party, or his attorney, even if
the document is in the actual possession of a third party.

Where receipt of the original of a letter…

Indonesian Police System

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Indonesian Police System








Kepolisian Negara Republik Indonesia
Is the official police force of Indonesia. It is known as the
Indonesian National Police.

      Related:Royal Brunei Police Force

April 1999
The date that the police were formally separated from the military.

Markas Besar/Mabes 
The headquarters of the Indonesian Police. It is located in
Kebayoran Baru, South Jakarta, Indonesia.

Veldpolitie
It means field police or colonial police during dutch occupation,
together with the military performed police duties.

1946
The Indonesian police was established.

Kapolri
Chief of the Indonesian Police.

Wakapolri
Second highest ranking officer in the Indonesian police.

Itwasum
The third highest ranking officer in the Indonesian police.

Indonesian Police Ranks

High-Ranking Officers
Police General / Jenderal Polisi - equivalent of PNP Director General
Police Commissioner General / Komisaris Jenderal Polisi - equivalent
      of PNP Deputy Director General
Police Inspector General / Inspektur Jenderal…