The Comeback of Gen. Alan Purisima in PNP

           The suspension bestowed by the Ombudsman has been ended and he will go back in PNP. Not as a PNP Chief, but as an ordinary police officer. PNP Deputy Director Gen. Leonardo Espina confirmed that Purisima is still in service despite the fact the he resigned being a PNP Chief after he involved in Mamasapano mission.

            Gen. Espina said as a four star general, Purisima will still get a salary with an amount of P117,000. He will back in PNP on June 10. In Wednsday, he  will proceed to PNP Personnel  Holding and Administrative Unit in Camp Crame for accounting purposes.

            Espina also said as of now, he don’t know what would be the assignment of Purisima in PNP. He still waiting for the go signal from Department of the Interior and Local Government or from President Benigno Aquino III.

            According to Espina, Purisima can still get his benefirs in his retirement on November this year. He will also get his monthly pension which has an 90 % equivalent from his salary. But it still depends upon the decision of the Office of the Ombudsman regarding to his graft case and to the result of the investigation of Mamasapano incident where 44 SAF members had been killed. Based to the testimony of former SAF Chief Getulio Napenas he was the one who ordered them to conduct that mission.