The Police Regional Office 9 through the Regional Oversight Committee on Project Double Barrel spearheaded the conduct of Barangay Drug Clearing Operations Seminar and the Cascading of Supplemental Guidelines on Tokhang activities to the chiefs of Police, PADAC, CADAC, MDAC and BADAC in the province of Zamboanga Del Norte at Dipolog City Sports Complex, Barangay Olingan, Dipolog City on February 28, 2018. The notable speakers during the said seminar are: DILG, PDEA, DOH and the PNP.
455 new police officers 1 of Police Regional Office 9 (PRO-9) were set to assign and deploy to the Regional Mobile Forces Battalion 9 and Provincial/City Public Mobile Forces Battalion following their Send-Off Ceremony held at PRO9 Quadrangle, Camp Col Romeo A Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City at about 9:00 AM of February 21, 2018.
Police operatives of Zamboanga City Police Station 7 (Sta. Maria) conducted intensified operation against wanted person at the vicinity of Barangay Sta. Maria, Zamboanga City at about 11:55 AM of February 11, 2018. The operation resulted to the arrest of Top One Most wanted person in Zamboanga City Police Station 7 level identified as Ritchie Vedua Y Manlocot, 30, male, single, resident of Camino Nuevo, Canelar, Zamboanga City.
Police Regional Office 9 hosted the series of Information and Education Campaign on Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) conducted by Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) -Government of the Philippines (GPH) Coordinating Committee on the Cessation of Hostilities (CCCH) and Ad-Hoc Joint Action Group (AHJAG) at PRO9 Headquarters, Camp Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City on February 6, 2018.
The Police Regional Office 9 (PRO-9) under the leadership of PCSUPT Billy B Beltran, Regional Director, celebrated its 27th PNP Foundation Day coinciding with the Traditional Monday Flag Raising Ceremony held at PRO-9 Quadrangle, Camp Col. Romeo Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City at about 8:00 in the morning of February 5, 2018 with Mr. Christopher Lawrence S Arnuco, Chairperson and Administrator of Zamboanga City Special Economic Zone Authority as Guest of Honor and Speaker. This annual celebration was highlighted by the giving of Plaque of Appreciation and Plaque of Recognition to deserving individuals and agencies contributed vastly to the plans and programs of PRO-9.