THE City Government of Bacolod City together with the police will tighten their operations regarding cable wire theft.

Councilor Pao Sy, City Administrator Atty. Pacifico Maghari III, and Bacolod top cop Col. Noel Aliño, together with the telco providers, convened Thursday, May 4, for a thorough discussion on the rampant cable wire theft happening in the city.

The city government and the police are also closely monitoring the junk shops all over Bacolod that may be possible dumping areas for stolen cable wires.

Moreover, they plan to conduct a joint meeting with all junk shops to warn them of the corresponding legal implications if they are caught involved in the buying and selling of stolen wires.

This meeting signifies a stronger collaboration between telco providers and the city government to prevent the economic sabotage that is happening because of these incidents in Bacolod City.

Furthermore, the team is seeking help from media outlets for a wider reach and public warning. (PR)