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Creating Candid Smiles Thru JNORs’ Care

JNORs' Care
Charity begins at home where we learn how to extend help to those in need and value the morals of giving and sharing. Not all who give are blessed and not all blessed gives. Seldom are those people who willingly help others without expecting in return, and I'm so honored I've met one. I have known JO3 Rey C Cabalhin, Operations Division Clerk, Regi...
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Supporting an Advocacy Thru Mangrove Planting

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"Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago." "A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love." "The wonder is that we can see these trees and not wonder more." True indeed that planting a tree saves ...
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Brigada Eskwela 2018

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 A commentary on a local based newspaper says, "Education is a right, not a privilege". Every Filipinos deserves quality education. However, can this be turned into a reality realizing that year after year, we hear news about the Philippine educational system facing slew problems, including lack of classrooms, dilapidated school and shortage o...
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Exploring Limasawa Island: Team Building With A Purpose

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It's always a logic that Team Building Activity is intended for unloading personal and work related stress. But this time, the TBA of BJMP Region 8 is beyond that, and I'll tell you later. We gathered ourselves last 24 May 2018 at around four in the morning, eagerly waiting for our long trip. It was exciting for we laid our expectations to adventur...
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An Open Letter To All Women In The Society

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Hey, Woman, You deserve a break to read this letter of something very important, I really need to follow this impulse to convey my message to women across the world. This message is meant to remind you of your true value and that you are special in so many ways. The whole world is celebrating Women's Month, repeatedly reminding that women are such ...
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New Aspiring BJMP K-9

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Dogs or canines are the friendliest among all the animal in this planet, as what it claims to be the man's bestfriend. There is this saying that, "Magtiwala ka nalang sa aso, wag sa tao." which sometimes I do believe in a way that the trust in your pet is genuine as they trust in you. They got this instinct that if your dog doesn't like someone, be...
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Cramped, are we not?

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The Tacloban City Jail-Male Dormitory has been, and per statistics, will continue to be, the largest in BJMP-RO8 in terms of the number of Persons Deprived of Liberty (PDL) in its custody. In the immediately preceding year, it recorded an average increase in PDL population of 2.1% per month. Despite the average monthly increase in PDL population of...
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CATARMAN DJ: Haven Of Fun, Built By Discipline & Sacrifices; Founded On Safekeeping & Development

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The conventional impression that "jails are where the wicked becomes more and the meek becomes wicked" can now be rebutted against with the advent of professionalized jail management, particularly the BJMP, and especially the Catarman DJ. Founded on its two-pronged mandate of safekeeping and development, Catarman DJ has morphed into an institution ...
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Pearly White Teeth PsDL… Seriously?

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 It was a rainy morning on February 7, 2018 when suddenly, I was roused from my reverie by all the stirring at the main gate. I stood up from where I was seating to peek at the excitement. I saw a crowd of blond people by the gate stooping and trying to pick up heavy big boxes full to the rim. The Duty on Post was talking to them, arms flailin...
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Preventive Imprisonment And Detention FAQ's

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Q.1) When is there preventive imprisonment? A.1) There is preventive imprisonment when an offender is detained while the criminal case against him is being heard, either because the crime committed is a capital offense and not bailable, or even if the crime committed was bailable, the offender could not post the required bail for his provisional li...
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Catarman DJ 22nd NACOCOW Celebration

Catarman DJ 22nd NACOCOW Celebration
National Correctional Consciousness Week (NaCoCoW) is now on its 22nd year. This event draws interest from the residents and personnel alike, such that everybody in a jail unit awaits its annual celebration. This event likewise seeks to provide leeway, more on the part of the residents, as it encourages cooperation, genuflection, awareness of relev...
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Glimpse Of The Past... An Introspect

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Time soars really fast! I could hardly believe that it has been 20 years now, since I set my foot in the portals of my beloved BJMP. I barely noticed that I am already this old. I had been trying to hang on to my 30's and quite successful except that my knees and joints constantly remind me now that I am no longer not. Then one day, there it was, a...
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Supreme Court Decision Digest: G.R. No. 200087, Oct 12, 2016

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As a guide while we are conducting our routinary work at our respective jails, particularly to those assigned as visitors/gate searchers, cited below is a digested Supreme Court recent decision. This may of help in our sustained campaign against proliferation of illegal drugs in our jail facilities; G.R. No. 200087, October 12, 2016 YOLANDA LUY Y G...
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BJMP Region VIII in its 26 Years of Public Service

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It has been a long journey, but the bureau remains steadfast amidst challenges. Jail management has never been any easy, requiring several manpower in upholding its mandate. Thanks to all those who made our Bureau sustainable and renewed thru time. The journey may not be easy, but it's what has made the Bureau firm and dynamic to current trends of ...
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Safekeepers At Play

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One manpracticing sportsmanship is far better than a hundred teaching. Knute Rockne  At dawn break of August 01, as the ray of light from the mightiest star began to seep into the City that was still enveloped with darkness, twenty-two (22) jail officer bike riders who wishfully be called themselves as "BJMP 8 Safekeepers " led by J/SUPT RILL ...
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CSC’s R.A.C.E. To Serve Fun Run

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"On your mark, get set, run!" For centuries man has been running competitively. The sport has been around as long as any other, and has evolved over time. It is arguably one of the most popular sports these days however, having fun while running is another story. It has evolved in many variations, and each variation has remained as one of the best ...
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A New Home For BJMP Regional Office 8

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Something to call your own matters a lot. It gives you the rights and privileges to freely innovate and develop a property, unrestricted by other parties. Knowing that its finally your own, adds sense of security and comfort of its discretion. Finally, the BJMP Regional Office VIII has something new to call its own place. A home where all jail oper...
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They Got Hitched!

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Marriage, a special contract of permanent union between a man and a woman entered into in accordance with law for the establishment of conjugal and family life; a commitment to live together as husband and wife in sickness and in health, to observe mutual love, respect and fidelity, and, to render mutual help and support. It was in this premise (ho...
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Laoang MJ: Significant In Bringing A 100% TCMP-Implementing Region

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 The caption may sound ironic as the unit is assumed to be the most piteous one in the region and to consider it significant would be contrary to the existing norms and beyond human experience. Nonetheless, were it not for the Therapeutic Community and Modality Program (TCMP) in Laoang MJ, the entire region would not have attained a 100% TCMP ...
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1st BJMPROVIII Regional Director’s Cup

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A Shoot For A Cause The BJMP ROVIII Family embarked on an unconventional journey with the golden hearted gun enthusiasts in the region. For the first time a shoot for a cause event was realized last April 29 & 30, 2017. It was purposely organized to aid financially the various Inmate Welfare and Development Programs region-wide at the same time...
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