CAMP ABENDAN, Zamboanga City – The Acting Director of PNP Special Action Force Police Brigadier General Amando Clifton B Empiso paid a courtesy visit to Police Regional Office 9 as he graced the traditional Monday flag raising held at PRO9 Quadrangle in Camp Col Romeo A Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City on April 22, 2019. Police Brigadier General Amando Clifton B Empiso was warmly welcome by men and women of PRO9 headed by Police Brigadier General Emmanuel Luis D Licup, PRO9 Director as traditional arrival honors was rendered to the SAF Director upon his arrival at PRO9 Headquarters.
In his resounding message, the SAF Director expressed his sincerest thanks and gratitude to the leadership of PRO9 for the warm welcomed and arrival honors that they accorded to him. He also thankful to PRO9 for providing operational support to their troops particularly to the 5th SAB, SAF and the Seaborne Rapid Reaction Company and the establishment of stronger partnership with their troops in all law enforcement concerns. Likewise, he underscored the effective inter-operability between the SAF troopers and PRO9 and other operating units and cited an indicative accomplishment during the Zamboanga City sieged.
The SAF Acting Director graced the graduation of PNP-SAF Seaborne Warfare Course at 84th Special Action Company in La Vista del Mar, Upper Calarian, Zamboanga City on April 22, 2019.
Police Brigadier Gen Amando Clifton B Empiso is a member of the Philippine Military Academy's Hinirang Class of 1987 and a mistah (classmate) of Police Brigadier General Emmanuel Luis D Licup, PRO9 Director. Prior to his assignment at PNP SAF, Police Brigadier Gen Empiso was the chief of operations of the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO).