The President of the Republic, Luis Abinader, introduced the promulgation of the rules of Organic Law No. 590-16 of the National Police.
The president recalled that the Law was pending the event and promulgation of the rules, so it was solely put into operation six years later.
“In order to comply with the provisions of Organic Law No. 590-16 of the National Police, since we arrived at the Government we set out to develop its Regulations, which had been pending for 6 years and whose implementation was not fulfilled by the previous administration” , he indicated.
In that sense, he mentioned that it was essential to create the authorized framework to advance with the National Police reform challenge.
Regarding the overall software rules, he defined that it empowers the Superior Police Council to know and approve the opposite inside rules of the Law itself, which have been additionally drafted and reviewed by the working group and the Legal Consultancy of the Executive Branch. .
“In summary, with these actions we are marking a new milestone in this long road that represents the commitment to our country and to the Dominican people,” the president careworn.
On the opposite hand, Abinader appointed and swore within the worldwide safety knowledgeable José (Pepe) Vila Del Castillo as Executive Commissioner of the Executive Commission for the implementation of the plans, methods and insurance policies for the transformation and professionalization of the National Police.
According to his resume, Pepe Vila has greater than 22 years of accrued skilled expertise all through the Latin American area and East Africa, working within the fields of organized crime, terrorism, drug trafficking, corruption, crime prevention, medicine, remedy, rehabilitation and social reintegration.
On January 7, the Executive Branch issued decree 2-22, which creates mentioned physique, which has inside its capabilities, the implementation of the design conceived by the working group for the transformation and professionalization of the National Police .
It additionally establishes that this fee will coordinate, with an govt character, the general public situations and the executive departments that must intervene to execute the transformation and professionalization of the National Police.
The Executive Commission will probably be made up of the Head of State, who will preside over it; the Minister of the Interior and Police, Jesús Vásquez Martínez, who will function its vice chairman; the Minister of the Presidency, Lisandro Macarrulla; the chief commissioner, Pepe Vila, and two members appointed for such functions by President Abinader.
Similarly, Abinader additionally ordered the appointment of Servio Tulio Castaño Guzmán as a member of the chief fee for the implementation of the strategic plans and insurance policies for the transformation and professionalization of the National Police.