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MPD chief of staff transferred

Posted at | Updated as of 06/12/14 3:56 AM

MANILA -- Manila Police District (MPD) chief of staff Senior Supt. Gilbert Cruz has been transferred to another post, a dzMM report said Wednesday.

Cruz told dzMM said he was being transferred due to "advancement."

He was asked to return to the Philippine National Police (PNP) Training Services in Camp Crame.

Cruz implemented the organized vending and road clearing operation in Divisoria as one of the projects of Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada.

The new MPD chief of staff has yet to be announced but reports indicate that Laguna Provincial Director Sr. Supt. Romulo Sapitula will get the job. -- report from Noel Alamar, DZMM