The Security, Justice, and Peace Cluster provides the preservation of national
sovereignty and the rule of law.
Entered Bilateral Engagements, Multilateral Talks and Cooperative Mechanisms
Code of conduct in South China Sea was pushed, diplomatic relations and bilateral discussions and confidence building were nurtured.
For Territorial Defense Operations, new air defense surveillance radars were installed; wider coverage of air maritime patrols were conducted, and additional detachment were established in strategic locations.
Completed Projects of beaching ramp and sheltered port in PAG-ASA Island
Diplomatic actions taken in addressing incursions and harassments. Identification, detection, and interdiction efforts were improved.
For the Armed Forces of the Philippines Modernization, the government acquired assets and capabilities for Philippine Army, Philippine Navy, and Philippine Air Force.
Updating of National Marine Policy, regular consultations conducted by the National Coast Watch Council.
Crime volume was reduced from 438,496 (July 2018 to May 2019) to 404,995 (July 2019 to May 2020)
Crime rate decreased by 51%
Decrease in backlog rate vs. disposition rate of criminal cases
Conviction rate has increased
Legal assistance was made more accessible for the poor
15 counts of murder were filed against Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA) personalities
Cases were filed by National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF ELCAC) and National security Adviser
Cases were filed against recruiters of Child Warriors
Closure of Schools Serving as recruitment hubs for child warriors - 75 out of 97 schools have been ordered to close.
Cases were filed against 14 Communist Terrorist Group (CTG)personalities