The Police Regional Office 1 under the leadership of Chief Superintendent Roman A. Felix, Regional Director still accommodates gun holders of Region 1 who will avail the Neuro-Psychiatric Examination, Drug Test and Tent Prints as requirements in securing the License to Own and Possess Firearms (LTOPF).
Police Senior Superintendent Angelito D. Dumangeng, Chief of the Regional Operations and Plans Division (ROPD), said the neuro-psychiatric exam is conducted twice a day every Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Regional Health Service 1 (RHS1).
He said, the neuro exam will start at 8:30 AM and 1:30 PM every Tuesday and Thursday with a payment of P900.00 per examinee.
The Regional Crime Laboratory Office (RCLO) is also open 24 hours on Tuesdays and Thursdays for Drug Test and Tent Prints with corresponding payments of P300.00 and P200.00 respectively.
2×2 ID pictures are also needed for the application form (3pcs), neuro exam (1pc), drug test (1pc) and tent prints (1pc).
Meanwhile, PSSupt. Dumangeng likewise stressed that applicants will submit all the requirements to the Firearms and Explosives, Security Agencies and Guards Supervision Section (FESAGSS) of PRO1 and said office will forward the application to the Firearms and Explosives Office (FEO) in Camp Crame for the processing of LTOPF.
Requirements to be submitted are as follows:
- Filled-up Application Forms (3 copies);
- Neuro-Psychiatric Clearance;
- Drug Test;
- Gun Safety and Responsible Gun Ownership Seminar Certificate;
- RID Clearance (requirements for this clearance are local police clearance and NBI Clearance);
- NSO Birth Certificate/Passport;
- Proof of Latest Billing, and
- Valid ID###