Move over Captain Ri! These ruggedly good-looking Filipino policemen are here to take your spot!
The swarm of fans buzzing about the handsome character in the hugely popular Korean teledrama, Crash Landing On You, are now feasting their eyes on the photos of our men in uniform on the Facebook page called "Pulis Bata Moko."
At press time, the Facebook page has garnered over 3,300 reactions and more than 8,700 shares.
The cops in the compilation are members of the police force tapped by the government to man the checkpoints in communities around the country under quarantine
The checkpoints are put in place to control the movement of people outside of their homes, one of the ways being implemented globally to flatten the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak.
PEP.ph (Philippine Entertainment Portal) has done some research and we learned social media have already discovered the three hottest cops in the photo gallery of "Pulis Bata Moko."
And here they are:
DON MCGYVER COCHICO
Don McGyver Cochico, 31, is assigned in the Polygraph Division of the Philippine National Police Crime Laboratory at Camp Crame in Quezon City.
He had his share of fame when he won top prize in the male pageant Misters of Filipinas in 2015. This led to the Manhunt International 2015 pageant in Manila, where he represented the Philippines and landed in the top 16.
Don has since pursued print and ramp modelling on the side while serving as a member of the police force. He is happily married to Charmaigne Rabano.
In 2018, PO1 Lucky Galang was dubbed as "Police Bae ng Tondo" after his photos went viral on Facebook, which led to a feature about him on GMA-7's magazine show Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho.
Before becoming a police officer, he worked at a foreign exchange company in Dubai. In 2004, he tried his luck in showbiz and joined the second season of StarStruck, the Kapuso network's artista search.
PO2 Mariano Perez Flormata Jr., popularly known as Neil Perez, became the first Filipino policeman to take home the Mister International title in 2014. The male pageant was held at the Grand Hilton Seoul, Seoul, South Korea.
Long remembered as the first Filipino cop to win an international pageant, Neil does some modeling and acting stints as he remains in service as a member of PNP.
CRIS IAN TAGHAP
Originally from Baguio City, Senior Police Inspector Cris Ian Taghap is now the police chief of Magsaysay town in Davao del Sur. He finished his degree in Bachelor of Science in Public Safety at Philippine National Police Academy.
Taking note of his chinito features, netizens see Cris as the Filipino version of South Korea actor Song Seung-heon, who played the role of Johnny in the hit drama series Autumn In My Heart.
In his free time, Cris tickles the funny bones of the 50,000 followers watching his Tiktok videos.
JAWAD UMBAR KIRAM
With his charming smile, Jawad Kiramis is the "gwapulis" at the Philippine National Police Finance Service Office.
He grew up in Marawi City, Lanao Del Sur, and is now based in Tamparan, a town in the same province.
Like Cris, Jawad also uploads videos on his Tiktok account during his free time. His handle name @jk.umbar1723 currently has more than 606,000 followers on Tiktok.