MUNICIPALITY OF PATEROS METROPOLITAN MANILA
PEOPLE’S LAW ENFORCEMENT BOARD ( PLEB )
MS. LORIE Q. CONSOLACION
MR. ROCKY MABASA AND
MR. RICHARD MABASA,
Complainants. ADMINISTRATIVE CASE NO. 2010-001
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PO3 FELECITO M. BRIJUEGA JR. FOR: NEGLECT OF DUTY Respondent . ( Charged/Offense ) X - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - x
R E S O L U T I O N
This case stemmed from an administrative complaint filed by the above mentioned complainants , all residents of Pateros, Metro Manila, against PO3 FELICITO M. BRIJUEGA, a member of Pateros Police Station for Neglect of Duty.
WHEREAS, this Board (PLEB) based on said complaints conducted an investigation wherein the parties allowed to present their documentary and oral testimonies along with their witnesses to support their respective claims.
Complainant LORIE ANNE CONSOLACION stated that on February 21, 2010, she attended a meeting relative to dental mission at Vista de Lago, Ususan,Tagig City. Richard Mabasa recommended her to be part of the mission. The meeting finished past midnight of February 21, 2010 prompted her to request Rocky Mabasa to take her home along with Richard Mabasa since there was no more means of transportation that night. They rode in a motorcycle owned and driven by Rocky Mabasa. While turning left from M. Almeda St. to C.Almeda St., a passenger jeep driven by Anthony Dacayana with plate No. CU-902 suddenly bumped the motorcycle they were riding. That because of the incident, she sustained injuries (Exh.D). She was brought to the Ospital of Makati by a tricycle driver for medical treatment.
She stated further that no policemen from Pateros Police Station came to the hospital to investigate the incident. That she was not confine at the hospital and upon released she went home to rest before she will report the incident to the police. Since she cannot walk normally because of her injuries, she was brought by her parents to another hospital for second opinion.
That when she reported at the Pateros Police Station to file complaint, she was surprised that her name was not included in the police blotter as one of the complainants in the vehicular accident. That respondent PO3 Brijuega was the one who recorded the incident in the,police blotter. Police Officer Dantes made the inclusion of her name in the blotter. Further, she stated that the jeep involved in the accident was released by PO3 Brijuega which according to him and record show there was no complainant and no complaint filed. That there was already a case filed against the driver of the passenger jeep Anthony Dacayana before the Fiscal’s Office for Recckless Impruidence Resulting to Multi[ple,Physical Injuries.
RICHARD MABASA stated that he was one of the victims in a vehicular accident that happened on February 21, 2010 and one of the complainant in the instant case. He claims that he belong to a company doing dental mission. He requested Lorie Anne Consolacion to join him because the company lack of personnel. That the meeting they attended finished at past midnight and no more means of transportation that prompted him and Lorie Anne to ride in a motorcycle owned and driven by his brother Rocky Mabasa to get home. That while turning left at C. Almeda St. from M.Almeda St. Pateros Metro Manila, the motorcycle they were riding suddenly bumped by a passenger jeep driven by Anthony Dacayana, hence, he sustained injuries ( Exdh.D-1 ). That he was...