- Huli Ka Operation!
Huli Ka Operation! A new anti-corruption strategy launched by the Office of the Ombudsman for the Visayas, in partnership with the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) and the Philippine National Police (PNP) on March 27, 2009 at the Cebu Grand Convention Center, Banilad, Cebu City.
The project focuses on aggressive entrapment which is believed to be one of the most effective corruption prevention strategies that can deter act of corruption in the bureaucracy, such as fixing, bribery and red tape. This strategy hopes to lead to a more efficient and expeditious delivery of basic services to the people, as well as encourage public to report alleged irregularities in the government.
The Huli Ka Operation Task Force is composed of the investigators from the Office of the Ombudsman, the NBI, the PNP who will implement the project in the Visayas region. To acquire a greater impact and for a massive information campaign, the project will tap the support of the civil society and link with the Ehem! Aha! Movement of the Society of Jesus.
To report complaints for entrapment, contact the following persons in the Huli Ka! Coordination Board: Dr. Belle Quijano, OMB; Ernie Macabare, NBI; S/Supt. Marcelo Garbo, PNP , at these telephone numbers (OMB-032-416-6134/253-8609; NBI-032-256-3366/254-6444; PNP-032-253-2171/253-2172). You may also report directly to the Chairman of the Project, Deputy Ombudsman Apostol or his partners, NBI Director De Lemos and PNP Director Terte.