The Regional Headquarters of PRO 12 at Barangay Tambler is within its jurisdiction. Aside from special and technical staffs and administrative and operational units, the Office maintains a City Mobile Force (CMFC),; SWAT Unit, EOD/K9 Team, Traffic Management Unit (TMU), City Drug Enforcement Unit (CDEU), Patrol Operation Section (POS) and Tourist Police Unit (TPU).   

ADEN TUPAS LAGRADANTE          Police Colonel                          City Director


By authority of PD NR. 181 dated May 1, 1950, during the Administration of former President of the Republic of the Philippines, Elpidio Quirino and the Incumbency of former GSC Mayor Hon. Pedro Acharon Sr., a parcel of land covering more or less 8.5 hectares located at Cahilsot Street, Darimco, Brgy Dadiangas West, General Santos City was utilized as PC Headquarters with reserve area for personnel’s housing program. The area was installed with lone building and used in succession by the following PC Company, 68th PC COMPANY, 101st PC COMPANY, 451st PC COMPANY, 452nd PC COMPANY and 453rd PC COMPANY. on or about 121900h June 1974, a battalion size contingents led by major andres M Superable, OIC, 456th PC COMPANY conducted a combat operation against the reported fully armed member of “blackshirts” at barrio ned complex part of lake sebu, surallah, south cotabato which resulted in an encounter between the government troops and lawless elements leading to death of captain fermin g lira jr together with his two (2) personnel.  in this  heroic act, the camp was named to  CAMP FERMIN G LIRA JR  pursuant to G.O. nr 154 dated 21 March 1979 issued by the office of National Defense, GHQ, AFP, Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo, Quezon City signed by General Rumolo C Espino, AFP, Chief of Staff.

              By virtue of PD 661 dated August 8, 1976 during the integration of PC/INP, a Provincial Headquarters building was installed within the premises, wherein captain andres m superable 0-1906, PC was designated as the first Officer in-Charge (OIC), Provincial Commander of South Cotabato PC/INP Command and lately, designated as Provincial Commander.

               On July 4, 1994, pursuant to sub para (f), para 3 of the letter directive of the Chief PNP dated June 22, 1994  reorganizing the PNP Provincial/City Command and lower units , the General Santos City Police Station was separated from South Cotabato Provincial Police Command  and was renamed as General Santos City Police Office (GSCPO). The South Cotabato Provincial Police Command then transfered its office to Koronadal, South Cotabato whereby the GSCPO took over the camp where it is now presently occupies. The then PSUPT RENATO C SANTOS became the first city director of GSCPO from July 4, 1994 up to May 20, 1995. The following officers are the past and present city directors of this office after the incumbency of PSUPT RENATO C SANTOS.  

P/SUPT BENHUR S MONGAO PNP                   -           21 MAY 1995 -27 MAY 1997

P/SUPT CONRADO E LAZA PNP                       -           05 JUN 1997 -15 OCT 2000

P/SUPT GEORGE  T REGIS PNP                        -           16 OCT 2000 -19 APR2001

P/SSUPT JEORGE M AQUISAP (DSC)               -           20 APR 2001 -27 FEB 2004

P/SUPT WILLIE M DANGANE (DSC)                -           02 APR 2004- MAR 27 2005

PSSUPT ALFREDO T TOROCTOCON (DSC)      -           28 MAR 2005- 14 JAN 2007 

PSSUPT VICENTE M BAUTISTA, MPSA (DSC)   -           15 JAN 2007  - 15 OCT  2007

PSSUPT ROBERT G PO, CEO VI                        -           16  OCT 2007-  04 JUN 2009

PSSUPT MARCELO O PINTAC                          -           04 JUN 2009 – 01 JUL 2010 

PSSUPT CEDRICK G TRAIN, CEO VI                  -           19 JUL 2010 – 10 SEPT 2012

PSSUPT FROILAN F QUIDILLA                          -           10 SEPT 2012 – 05 JUL 2015

PSSUPT MAXIMO C LAYUGAN                        -           06 JUL 2015 – 10 JUL 2017

PSSUPT ROMEO RUEL R BERANGO                -           10 JUL 2017 – 23 MAR 2018

PSSUPT RAUL S SUPITER                                 -           23 MAR 2018 – 25 MAR 2019

PCOL ADEN T LAGRADANTE                           -           25 MAR 2019 TO DATE

        The General Santos City Police Office is located in Bulaong Ave, Brgy Dadiangas West, General Santos City with a distance of 1 kilometer away from General Santos City Hall, more or less 5  minutes travel by land  away from the office.  

                        Location of the City Police Office to other Neighboring Police Units

          In the north-eastern part is the Polomolok Police Station with a distance of more less  18 kilometers with  more or less 15 minutes travel by land.

            In the eastern part is the Sarangani Provincial Police Office  (SPPO) with a distance of more or less 20 kilometers in more or less 20  minutes travel by land.

                        In the south –western part is the Maasim Police Station with a distance of  more or less 32 kilometers with   more or less 45 minutes travel by land.

                         The Police Regional Office 12 & rmg 12 is located in south-western part from the chq with a distance of more or less 10 kilometers in  more or less  15 minutes travel by land.

Office for the period from January 1 to 31, 2020.  It contains the summary of various threats to public safety and order, crime trend and analysis, and operational accomplishments, current initiatives and activities, plans and program of action, and assessment.




Camp Lira, General Santos City, Philippines

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