Central Luzon gets new police chief

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Nov 04 2019 04:48 PM | Updated as of Nov 04 2019 05:16 PM

MANILA — The Central Luzon police has a new chief starting Monday.

Brig Gen. Rhodel Sermonia was appointed as the new regional director of the Central Luzon police, based on a Nov. 4 order from the National Police Commission.

Sermonia replaced Brig. Gen. Joel Coronel, who was earlier named director of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG), the primary investigation arm of the police force.

Sermonia previously served as deputy of the PNP Directorate for Police Community Relations (DPCR).

-- With a report from Raffy Santos, ABS-CBN News