Camp Crame, Quezon City — The Philippine National Police has accounted for 70% of 1.8 Million personalities in its drug watchlist.
According to statistics from the PNP Directorate for Operations (DO), the PNP Anti-Illegal Drugs Campaign Plan dubbed Project: Double Barrel Alpha has accounted and recorded a total of 1,326,472 individuals who were involved in illegal drugs from July 1, 2016 to December 22, 2016.
Included in the 70% are the total of 1,049,302 individuals who have surrendered under Oplan Tokhang; 45,041 who were arrested; 2,295 drug suspects who were killed during police operations; 69,647 drug offenders in jails; 54 under counselling with DSWD; and 147,756 drug personalities arrested or killed in 2010 to June 30, 2016.
The PNP is on its continuous campaign against criminal gangs and personalities supported by the Project Double Barrel Alpha, with more focus on the arrest and account of High Value Target Personalities involved in illegal drugs an progressing towards the Barangay Drug Clearing Strategy of the government. (PNP-PIO)