Camp Col Romeo A Abendan, Zamboanga City – Police Regional Office 9 (PRO9) Regional Director PBGEN JESUS D CAMBAY, JR led the ceremonial blessing and dedication of four “Makatao” Barracks at the Regional Special Training Unit 9 in ECOZONE, Talisayan, Zamboanga City on August 17, 2020 at 9:00 AM.
The buildings are expected to be finished within a month or two intended for the new breed of police officers who are undergoing Basic Internal Security Operation Course (BISOC) for six months at the said training unit.
The build-up of this “Makatao” Barracks is one of the noble initiatives of the Regional Director under its flagship PRO9 C.A.R.E.S. where one of its standard motto is to prioritize the morale and welfare of its police trainees undergoing the mandatory training.
The conceptualization of the “Makatao” Barracks was realized after a series of command visit of the Regional Director to the different training centers in the region wherein he observed that the trainess are being quartered in a makeshift tents for the duration of their training. Thus, he decided to have a decent barracks aimed at providing better facilities and uplift the living condition of police trainees.
PBGEN CAMBAY, JR expressed his warm gratitude to the stakesholders and LGUs for their overwhelming support as they conveyed their pledges in support to the project. (PIO-PRO9)