The AKG is committed to perform the following functions inherited from the different Task Forces created before it to address the Kidnap-for-Ransom (KFR) menace in the country. (Reference: PNP Letter of Instruction LOI 12/02 dated July 15, 2002):

  • Conduct an all-out and sustained operation¬† against KFR groups and personalities.
  • Strengthen its operational capabilities to implement anti-KFR strategies and to intensify its campaigns against all forms of kidnapping and hostage taking.
  • Maintain linkages with other law enforcement agencies and strengthen community participation in the fight against the KFR menace.
  • Develop and maintain relevant database.
  • Perform other duties as directed by the Chief, PNP.