Iligan Mayor creates anti-colorum/extortion task force

Iligan Mayor Lawrence Ll. Cruz, has signed an Executive Order to create a task force that will be going against colorums and extortion groups in their area: The Anti-Colorum/Anti-Extortion Task Force or ACTAF.

Cruz designated P/Sr. Supt. Celso Regencia, Director of the Iligan City Police Office (ICPO) as head and members are the heads of the Land Transportation Office (LTO), Land Transport Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB), Philippine National Police-Traffic Division (PNP-TD) and the Iligan City Traffic Management Office (ICTMO).

The purpose for this group is to prevent groups from using illegal PUVs and protect the legal operators. The EO allows the ACTAF to make arrests and investigate suspected individuals who are operating a colorum PUV or conducting extortion activities.

[Article via: Philippine Information Agency | Image via : Wikimedia Commons (Public domain)]

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