(Jail on “red” alert )1,400 visit inmates on Valentine’s Day Print
Thursday, 15 February 2018 13:42

By Remus Ong

The Zamboanga City Reformatory Center (ZCRC) is literally and figuratively on red alert status as it opened its doors to more than a thousand visitors during yesterday’s Valentine’s Day celebration.

ZCRC Chief Security and Control Inspector Johnny Alburro said that jail facility welcomed 1,400 visitors.

“We have declared red alert, para asigura cay el diaton celebracion, harmonious,” said Alburro.

Jail visiting hours were extended to accommodate guests.  Visiting hours normally take place only in the afternoon.

Alburro said that visitors had the whole day yesterday to visit inmates.

Guests were allowed to bring food and flowers.

The ZCRC also prepared a program to celebrate Valentine's Day.

Visitors were welcomed by inmates dressed as cupids.

Yesterday’s celebration started with a holy mass.  Other activities include Zumba dance exercises, ballroom dancing and musical performances.  (Remus Ong)