Bureau of Corrections chief Undersecretary Gregorio Catapang attends the hearing presided over by Senator Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa, chairperson of the Committee on Public Order and Dangerous Drugs, on Tuesday (November 8, 2022), on the proposed measure seeking to institutionalize the National Police Clearance System, establish a forensic DNA database in the Philippines and amend Republic Act 9263 or the Bureau of Fire Protection and the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology Professionalization Act. Dela Rosa said investing in much-needed equipment and resources will boost the morale of the country’s law enforcement agencies. (MNS photo)