President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has now prohibited the police and military from entering bars and other drinking places. He said this during the Barangay Summit on Peace and Order held yesterday, January 8, 2019 at the Cuneta Astrodome in Pasay City.
Duterte said his directive intends to stop them from getting into trouble especially when drunk citing several incidents involving both cops and soldiers. More details in the link below.
In relation to this DILG Secretary Eduardo Año ordered the Philippine National Police leadership to issue an administrative circular prohibiting cops from drinking in public where violators will face administrative sanctions. Read more below.