CAMP COL ABENDAN, Zamboanga City – Six (6) police units of Police Regional Office 9 have been conferred proficient status under the Performance Governance System (PGS) during the conferment and awarding ceremony held at PRO9 Multi-Purpose Hall, Camp Col Romeo A Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City on July 29, 2019.
Police Lt. Gen. Camilo Pancratius P Cascolan, The Chief Directorial Staff of PNP and Chairman, Technical Working Group on PNP PATRIL Plan 2030; Police Brigadier Gen. Noel A Baraceros, Director of PNP Center for Police Strategy Management (CPSM); Mr. Pocholo Soliven, Chairman of Regional Advisory Council 9 and members of the PRO9 Command Group headed the conferment right.
The Regional Mobile Forces Battalion 9 (RMFB9) and Zamboanga del Sur Provincial Police Office (ZSPPO) got the “Gold Eagle Award” after garnering an over-all rating of 96.14 percent and 95.04 percent, respectively. On the other hand, Isabela City Police Station with 94.61 percent, Zamboanga City Police Office with 94.35 percent, Zamboanga Sibugay Police Provincial Office with 92.84 percent and Zamboanga del Norte Provincial Police Office with 90.26 percent, all bagged the “Silver Eagle Award”, respectively.
Police Lt. Gen Cascolan, in his message expressed his appreciation to the Regional Advisory Council of PRO9 for their continuous support and contribution to the Police Regional Office 9 through the years.
PGS is otherwise known as the Philippine National Police - Peace and Order Agenda for Transformation and Upholding of the Rule-Of-Law (PNP- P.A.T.R.O.L) Plan 2030. It has four stages: initiation, compliance, proficiency and institutionalization, which aim to improve the quality of police services to the community, strengthen the capabilities of law enforcement as well as to develop all PNP personnel well-being.
The proficiency evaluation process includes the strategic readiness test, performance audit and unit which were conducted focusing on the alignment of the activities, projects, and initiatives to the strategy.
Meanwhile, Police Brigadier General Froilan F Quidilla, PRO9 Director said the PRO9 is now bracing for the fourth stage and final stage of PGS which is the institutionalization. He is optimistic that the PRO9 will eventually passed the last stage of PGS with flying colors.