Bureau of Corrections

Republic of the Philippines


“Bagong BuCor sa Bagong Pilipinas”

Philippine Standard Time

Monday 17 June 2024

LRP receives another batch of PDL transfers from NBP

On May 04, 2024, a total of 107 Persons Deprived of Liberty (PDLs) were successfully transferred from the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) Reservation, Muntinlupa City to Leyte Regional Prison (LRP).
On board three buses, the PDLs were properly escorted by the security personnel of NBP headed by C/CINSP JOSEMARI D ALAMBRO, Deputy Director, Directorate for Security and Operations.
The newly transferred PDLs had undergone proper turn-over procedures such as accounting and inspection. The belongings of the PDLs were also inspected by the K9 units to preempt possible entry of illegal drugs inside the camps.
C/SUPT ALFREDO A DEVARAS, JR, Superintendent, LRP continuously supports the Master Decongestion Program of Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) Director General GREGORIO PIO P CATAPANG JR, AFP, (Ret), CESE, CCLH, which is an essential part in the BuCor Development and Modernization Plan FY 2024-2028, geared towards a relevant, sustainable and respected agency in the 21st Century.