The PRO9 Reparation program shall be implemented by processing the surenderees pursuant to the memorandum from ARD-PRO9 with subject “Procedures re Surrender of Drug Pushers and Users”, wherein PRO 9 will encourage surrenderees thru proper coordination with the Barangay Anti-Drug Abuse Council (BADAC) and other barangay officials for incorporation in the program during their regular scheduled visit to the barangays as required by the BADAC.
Through this agenda, Police Regional Office 9 started the program on July 23, 2016 at about 7:00 AM at Justice RT Lim Boulevard, Zamboanga City. The activity was attended by the chairpersons of Barangays Sta. Catalina, Zone 4, and Baliwasan including the surrenderees in their respective barangays.
After the launching program, a coastal dean-up activity was conducted which was participated by PNP personnel of PR09 Headquarters, RPSB9, and RSTU9. Said activity was spearheaded by PCSUPT BILLY B BELTRAN, Acting Regional Director.
The ARD also asked the public to continue providing relevant information to the PNP to help in raising awareness on the ill-effects of illegal drugs.