DD Esmeralda disclosed that he was the one who mov ed during the December 5 Directorial Staff Meeting tha t Garcia and Cabillan be relieved from SMD and reassigned to the ir Mindanao units. He cited the policy of the Bureau to reassig n people who are subjects of derogatory reports that tarnish the nam e of the NBI. Besides, Chief/SI Garcia was also involved in an in discriminate firing incident last November 17, 2011. The Deputy Directors decided to recommend such course of action to the D irector. He later learned from DD Chiong that Director Gatdula overturned the decision and instead assigned Garcia and Cabill an to the ODDAS.
|Source Institution||Department of Justice|
|Place of Publication||Manila|
|Original Publication Date||January 1, 2012|