ILOILO CITY: Police Assistance Desks will be established in major school campuses and clustered schools regionwide in Western Visayas as Police Regional Office (PRO6) here launched Ligtas Balik-Eskwela 2016. Iloilo City is considered the mecca of education in Western Visayas, with seven universities including three state universities, over 10 private colleges that also offer elementary and secondary education, and several schools with specialized courses and vocational technology courses. The city has 15 public high schools and 24 public elementary schools. PRO6 assured the public of maximum security coverage at all places of convergence, transportation hubs, and learning institutions and the protection of students, teachers and parents from criminal elements who may take advantage of the situation.
LYDIA C. PENDON