Jovito Palparan

 Masters in National Security
Administration, National
Defense College of the
Philippines (1999)
 Masters in Management,
Philippine Christian University
 Joint Services and Staff
Course, Australia
 Command and General Staff
Course, Metro Manila
 Infantry Officers Advanced
Course, US Infantry School,
 Field Officers Tactics III, Land
Warfare Center, Australia
 B.Sc Business Administration,
University of the East
Work Experienceii
 Congressman (2009-2010)
 Commanding General, 7th
Infantry (Kaugnay) Division,
Philippine Army (2005- 2006)
 Commanding General, 8th
Infantry Division, Catbalogan,
Samar (2005)
 Chief of Staff, Philippine Army
 Various Commanding positions
within the AFP
Major Awardsiii
 Distinguished Service Stars
 Gold Cross Medal
 Gawad sa Kaunlaran Medal
 Bronze Cross Medals
 Wounded Personnel Medals.
 Military Merit Medals
 Campaign Medals


 Currently on trial and
charged with the
kidnapping and
serious detention of
2 UP students, Sheryl
Cadapan and Karen
Empeno. His next
hearing is set for
November 5iv
 Human rights groups
accuse him of
extrajudicial killings,
torture, and
Misc. Actions
 Went into hiding for 3
years following the
release of his arrest

i “Jovito S. Palparan Jr.” GMA News, February 23, 2007.
ii Ibid
iii Ibid
iv Lazaro, Ramon. “Palparan to Run for Senate.” PhilStar Global, October 1, 2015.
v Tupaz, Voltaire. “General Palparan, ‘The Butcher,’ Arrested in Manila.” Rappler, August
16, 2014.
vi Ibid