The National Police reacts about 24 hours after this event occurred and to the popular clamor on social networks for the institution to demonstrate in this situation.
The National Police announced the start of an investigation into the actions of a unit of the “Lince” Motorized Police Service that were recorded in a video and uploaded to social networks.
In the images, a policeman is observed, with a package of alleged illicit substance in the middle of a police chase by the Mano de Piedra sector in the San Miguelito district “, indicates the note from Proteger y Servir
The information clarifies that the National Police, through the National Directorate of Professional Responsibility, will open an investigation ex officio, to clarify this fact and determine if the police unit carried out the procedure in strict adherence to the regulations. “
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It is also indicated that “in accordance with the provisions of Law 18 of June 3, 1997, the National Police is responsible for guaranteeing peace, citizen security, compliance and observation of the Political Constitution of the Republic of Panama.
The reaction of the National Police occurs about 24 hours after this event occurred and before the popular clamor on social networks for the institution to manifest itself in the face of this confusing situation.