Picture7Lamut, Ifugao– The multiplier force, otherwise known as the Public Order and Safety Aide (POSA), was organized by the Public Order and Safety Committee during the first month of office of the newly-elected Mayor of Lamut, Ifugao the POSA will augment the PNP of Lamut in the maintenance of peace and order and in the enforcement of laws and ordinance of the Sanguniang bayan.

The public order and safety committee that was created through an Executive Order no. 6 is chaired by Mayor Mariano B. Buyagawan, Jr. with Rosito B. Malingan as Vice chairman. The members of the committee are: Hon. Adryan B. Chaguile, Chairman of the SB Peace and Order Committee, the different heads of office of the PNP, BFP, Highway patrol group and the market administrator.

The first 10 appointed POSA were: Clifford Baliwag, Dexter Castillo, Jenson Dayawon, Jomel Dela Cruz, Patricio Igwa, Kimpy Lacuwata, Oliver Linnam, Cecile Lumawig, Karl Monchalog and Alfonso Te-op

Among the ordinances that the POSA enforced were: Anti Momma spiting in public places, anti-smoking in public places, Walang Plastikan sa Lamut, astray dogs, anti– littering and traffic ordinance.

The POSA apprehended 307 violators of anti-smoking ,136 from littering, 407 from spiting of moma and 177for traffic. With the total of 1,027 violators amounting to Php 54, 990.00 was collected and 344hours of community service from the violators who wasn’t able to pay.

#Rosito B. Malingan