PCSUPT BILLY B BELTRAN, PRO9 Region Director administered the oath-taking of six Police Commission Officers during the Oath Taking and Donning of Ranks Ceremony held at the PRO9 Quadrangle, Camp Romeo A Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City on March 20, 2016
Promoted to the rank of Police Superintendent were PSUPT BENJAMIN B DE PERALTA, Chief of Regional Operations Center 9; PSUPT MARY CLAIRE S DURUIN, Training Director of Regional Special Training Unit 9; PSUPT JASON M APANA, Deputy Chief of Regional Intelligence Division 9; PSUPT ROLANDO H BARRAQUIO, Chief of Police, Sindangan MPS; PSUPT PHILMORE D DUMAGAT, Chief of ZSBYPPO PCR Branch and PSUPT ROLAND F ASTACAAN, Operations Chief, Zamboanga Sibugay PPO.
PSUPT BENJAMIN DE PERALTA, Chief of ROC9, being the most senior PCO among the group, delivered an inspirational message wherein he expressed gratitude to the God Almighty for the blessings that they received and challenged the newly promoted PCO’s that their promotion is not just about status or ranks but it is about their responsibilities to one’s job, responsibilities to subordinates, responsibilities to the command and responsibilities to the whole PNP organization.
PCSUPT BILLY B BELTRAN, PRO9 Regional Director, congratulated the newly Police Superintendent and encouraged them to keep working on their individual goals in order to achieve their dreams. He also adviced them to strengthen their faith in God and learn to value their services. Likewise, he also informed the updates on Project Double Barrel Reloaded and Peace Talks between the Philippine Government and the New People’s Army.