Police Director General Oscar David Albayalde, the Chief of Philippine National Police led the 117th Police Service Anniversary Celebration of Police Regional Office 9 (PRO 9) held at PRO9 Quadrangle, Camp Col Romeo Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City on Tuesday afternoon, September 11, 2018 with the theme “Pagbabago Sa Hanay Ng Pulisya, Hatid Ay Ligtas Na Pamayanan, Laban Sa Korupsiyon, Krimen At Iligal Na Droga”.
The Chief, PNP, in his resounding message to the 7,000-strong men and women of PRO9, reiterates to rekindle in their heart the core ideas of service, honor and justice, the very ideals that they bound to upload when they join the police service organization. “The core ideas of service honor and justice must remain at the center of all action as law enforcers and public servant”, He said. “As we celebrate the glorious history of police organization by highlighting our recent achievement, let us give even more meaning to the occasion by renewing our commitment with our vision of a highly capable, effective and credible police service”, The Chief, PNP added.
Meanwhile, during the ceremony, The outgoing Regional Director PCSUPT Billy B Beltran and member of Command Group, assisted the Chief, PNP in the presentation of awards to PNP units and personnel for outstanding achievements in the police service.