Three Toyota Hi-Ace vans carrying twenty-one alleged human trafficking victims were intercepted by Zamboanga City Police Station 6 at about 8:50 PM on August 20, 2017 along MCLL Highway. The vehicles were headed for Brgy. Tugbungan, Zamboanga City. Operatives of ZCPS6 checked the said vehicles and found out about the presence of said victims of illegal recruitment.
The Regional Police Community Relations Division facilitated the deliberation and selection of PNP personnel who will represent PRO9 in the Quest for Miss Red Cross Zamboanga City Chapter 2017 with PSSUPT EDWIN S DE OCAMPO, DRDA PRO9 as head of the screening committee. Said activity was held on August 3, 2017 at the PRO9 Conference Room, where the PNP candidates showcased their beauty and talents before the selection committee.
The Police Regional Office 9 has intensified its law enforcement, security and public safety operations in the entire Zamboanga Peninsula in preparation for the State of the Nation Address (SONA) of Pres. Rodrigo Roa Duterte (PRRD) at the House of Representatives Session Hall, Batasan Complex, Quezon City on July 24, 2017.
A total of seventy (70) Barangays in Zamboanga Del Norte after assessment and validation conducted by the Regional Oversight Committee were issued a certification as Drug-Free Barangays during the Ceremonial Declaration of Drug Cleared and Drug Free Barangays held at Zamboanga Del Norte Sports and Convention Complex, Dipolog City on July 19, 2017.
Anti-drug operatives of Sta. Maria Police Station arrested Janiel Versuza Reyes, 24, during a drug buy-bust operation in Sun Street, Barangay Tumaga, Zamboanga City at about 8:00 PM on July 19, 2017.