Joelay J. Coquilla Ranks 8th in the December 2017 Criminologist Licensure Examination (CLE)

By: Eduard M. Solomon | January 15, 2018

JOELAY J. COQUILLA of the Philippine College of Criminology (PCCR) ranked 8th in the recent Criminologist Licensure Examination (CLE) with an 88.55% rating, the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced on Friday, January 12, 2018. Coquilla led the other 202 newly licensed Criminologists from PCCR.

Out of 36,516 examinees, 13,025 or 35.67% passed the CLE which was held last December 8, 9, and 10, 2017, simultaneously in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, General Santos City, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Pagadian, Palawan, Rosales, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga.

The December 2017 CLE covered the following subjects:

  • December 8 - Criminal Jurisprudence, Procedure and Evidence 20% and Law Enforcement Administration 20%;
  • December 9 - Criminalistics 20% and Crime Detection and Investigation 15%;
  • December 10 - Sociology of Crimes and Ethics 15% and Correctional Administration 10%.

Members of the Board of Criminology who headed the licensure exams include: Hon. Ramil G. Gabao, Chairman; Hon. George O. Fernandez and Hon. Ruben A. Sta. Teresa, members.