The Police Regional Office 9 Acting Regional Director, PCSUPT BILLY B. BELTRAN, awarded the personnel of Zamboanga City Police Station 5 (Divisoria) the PNP Medal of Merit “ Medalya ng Kagalingan” during the flag raising ceremony held at the PRO9 parade ground, Camp Romeo Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City on August 22, 2016 at about 8:00 AM.
Combined elements of ZSBYPPO Provincial Intelligence Branch, PPSC, RIU9, and 44th IB Philippine Army, and 6th Special Forces Company conducted a law enforcement operation to serve a warrant of arrest in Barangay Silal, Payao, Zamboanga Sibugay at 8:00 AM of August 21, 2016.
Combined personnel from Zamboanga Sibugay PPO, Regional Intelligence Unit 9, ZSBY PPSC, Ipil Municipal Police Station, Anti-Kidnapping Group-MFU, PNP-IG Counter-Terrorism Division, RID-PRO9 and 44th IB of the Philippine Army conducted a law enforcement operation for the service of arrest warrant in Barangay Tenan, Ipil of this province at around 4:30 PM on August 20, 2016.
A police officer and the suspect who shot at them were killed while another police officer was injured when a police response turn into a shootout in Sitio Sapa Botong, Barangay Culasian,Sirawai, Zamboanga Del Norte at about 2:30 PM of August 12, 2015.
Elements of Labason Municipal Police Station, in coordination with PDEA9, conducted a drug buy-bust operation in Barangay Antonino, Labason, Zamboanga del Norte at about 10:00PM on August 2, 2016. This resulted in the neutralization of Haridjal Vinancio Sansalani, 54, resident of Brgy Kipit, Labason, Zamboanga del Norte, a drug pusher who previously surrendered during the implementation of Oplan Tokhang in their area.