Police Chief Superintendent JUANITO B VAŇO JR, Western Mindanao Police Director awarded some 15 police officers for their accomplishment in the implementation of COMELEC GUN BAN during Monday Flag Raising Ceremony in Camp Col. Romeo A Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City yesterday morning. Atty. Francisco G. Pobe, Regional Director, COMELEC Region IX was the guest of honor and speaker.
PCINSP ARIEL T HUESCA, PRO9 Spokesperson, said the awardees who attained the highest accomplishment in the Implementation of COMELEC GUN BAN were PSSUPT JAMES MEJIA, OIC ZNPPO, PSSUPT THOMAS ABELLAR, OIC ZSPPO, PSSUPT EDWIN DE OCAMPO, OIC ZCPO.
Meanwhile, on PPSC Category, awarded were PSUPT REYNALDO M MACLANG, Company Commander Provincial Public Safety Company, PSINSP ROLDAN C MOLATE, and two non-commissioned Police Officers, PO2 John Harold D Barros, PO1 Joseph A Capino, of Zamboanga del Norte PPO.
PSINSP NOEL G LOZANO, SPO3 Miralam A Baring, PO3 M Sorilla and PO1 Noel L Falcasantos Jr., all of Zamboanga City Police Office, also received the same awards.
On Municipal Police Stations category, the Polanco Municipality Police station was awarded the Highest Accomplishment in the Implementation of COMELEC GUN BAN.
Moreover, PINSP EDISON F ALVIAR, SPO4 Sergio D Sumagang, SPO2 Marlon D Velasco and PO3 Simeon C Wapelle Jr. of the Zamboanga del Norte PPO warrant section received the same award for garnering highest number of arrest in the campaign against Wanted Persons.
As this developed, the police Regional Director expressed warm gratitude to the awardees for their unsolicited commitment in the implementation of laws and a job well done.