- PNP Chief Ronald De la Rosa’s son Rock survived the grueling phase of his training at the PNPA
- Attending his son’s recognition rites at the academy is one of the PNP chief’s happiest moments in his life
- The recognition rites were held at Camp General Mariano Castañeda in Silang, Cavite.
Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Ronald “Bato” De la Rosa became the happiest father after his son Rock De la Rosa survived the grueling phase of his training and become a full-pledged cadet of the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA).
The PNP Chief, according to GMA, expressed how proud he is for Rock during the recognition rites for PNPA Hinirang Class of 2021, of which his son is a member, on Saturday, December 2, Camp General Mariano Castañeda in Silang, Cavite.
De la Rosa, during his speech as a guest speaker for the event, spoke about the three significant phases in the life of a cadet – incorporation, recognition and graduation.
Among the three phases, the PNP Chief said it is the recognition that is the hardest to achieve.
De la Rosa said he is very proud of his son for surviving seven months of the rigid physical and mental training.
“I told my son I’m very proud of him,” Dela Rosa told reporters in an interview.