SAIDSOTG operatives of Zamboanga City Police Station 9 (Ayala) conducted a drug buy-bust operation at Purok 4, Barangay Recodo, this city at about 6:10 AM on July 30, 2016, which resulted in a shootout incident.
The 1st Maneuver Company of RPSB9 received a tip from an informant that a black Nissan car with plate number VBL 541 with male passengers traveling from Dipolog City to Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay are alleged couriers of illegal drugs. At about 3:00 PM of same date, a team from said unit conducted a checkpoint along the national highway in Brgy. Overview, Liloy, ZN to intercept the said vehicle.
Joint elements from RID9, 54th Special Action Company-5th Special Action Battalion, Isabela City Police Station, RPSB9 and 304th AISG, Philippine Air Force conducted a law enforcement operation to serve an arrest warrant in Barangay Binuangan, Isabela City, Basilan province at about 9:00 AM on July 18, 2016.
Joint elements of Zamboanga City Police Station 4 (Culianan) Regional Intelligence Divison 9, 304th AISS, and 304th AISG from the Philippine Air Force arrested Edward Lee Pisan, a.k.a. Salih Abdulla Jainal, 52, an Abu Sayyaf Group member residing in Barangay Camino Nuevo, Zamboanga City.
Joint elements of ZCPS6 and Jolo MPS, PPSC, 501st Brigade and PNP Maritime Unit conducted a rescue operation at the vicinity of Sitio Suwah-Suwah, Anuling, Patikul, Sulu at about 7:45 AM on July 1, 2016. This resulted in the rescue of one kidnap victim who was abducted on June 28, 2016 at around 7:30 in the evening in Brgy. Arena Blanco, Zamboanga City.