PSSUPT FARO ANTONIO O OLAGUERA, the PRO9 Regional Chief Directorial Staff, led the conduct of the Friday Monthly Ranks Inspection wearing the old PNP athletic uniform (jogging pants). A Police Information and Continuing Education (PICE) was later held at the PRO9 Parade Ground on September 29, 2017.
Two hundred fifty-one (251) PNP uniformed personnel from Regional Headquarter, Regional Public Safety Battalion 9 and National Support Units were promoted to the next higher rank before their families and love ones during the simultaneous mass oath-taking and donning of ranks ceremony held at the Police Regional Office 9, Quadrangle, Mercedes, Zamboanga City on September 20, 2017.
RCDS joins other PNP PRO9 personnel in a National Clean-up Month activity at the Mercedes Riverbank in Zamboanga City on September 22, 2017.
PSSUPT EDWIN S DE OCAMPO, PRO9 Deputy Regional Director for Administration, led the awarding of PNP Efficiency Medals to six Police Commissioned Officers during the Flag Raising Ceremony held at the PRO9 Headquarters during the Monday flag-raising ceremony on September 18, 2017. Also during the program, as a part of the Best Practices in PRO9, the September birthday celebrators, including five Police Commissioned Officers, five Police Non-Commissioned Officers, and a Non-Uniformed Personnel received a birthday greeting certificate and cake from RD, PRO9. The symbolic blowing of candles was simultaneously done by the celebrators.
PCSUPT BILLY B BELTRAN, PRO9 Regional Director, joined the Zamboanga City Government in honoring the fallen and living heroes of the 2013 "Zamboanga Siege" held on September 9, 2017 in front of the Zamboanga City Hall. The highlights of the activity included wreath-laying, commemorative program and a musical concert.