The Regional Logistics, Research and Development Division headed by PSSUPT ALAN MOLINTAS NAZARRO and his personnel conducted a monthly showdown inspection of issued firearms of the PNP personnel of Police Regional Office 9 on April 5, 2016 at about 8:30 AM at the Multi-purpose Hall, Camp Romeo A. Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City.
The inspection is in consonance with the policy and guidelines from the National Headquarters to properly account and check the individual issued firearms as well as to update their individual Acknowledgement Receipt Equipment (A.R.E).
During the election period, PNP personnel are authorized to bring their issued firearms only during their tour of duty, while bringing of firearms in civilian attire is strictly prohibited. This activity shall also be replicated in all the subordinate units of PRO9.
PSSUPT ALAN M NAZARRO reminded all PRO9 personnel to religiously observe the COMELEC guidelines on firearms.