The Police Regional Office 9 (PRO9) expressed alarm over the rising number of deaths and injured due to road mishaps at the National Highway in the region. From June 5-12, 2018, the PRO9 Regional Operation Center tallied a total of thirteen (13) vehicular accidents occurred at the provinces/cities in the region and registered eight (8) deaths and forty-six (46) injured, respectively.
The Police Regional Office 9 (PRO9) joins the whole nation in the observance of the “120th Anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence” on June 12, 2018. Police Regional Office 9 led by PCSUPT. BILLY BALDEMOR BELTRAN (RD) celebrated the 120th Independence Day at Camp Eduardo Batalla, JRT Lim Boulevard, Zamboanga City.
IN FOCUS: JUNE 8, 2018, Police Regional Office 9 family led by PCSUPT. BILLY BALDEMOR BELTRAN (RD) reminded all participants of Summer Sports Festival 2018 the essence of sportsmanship. PRO9 is hosting summer festival every year where selected PCOs, PNCOs, and NUP compete each other on different sports. The alluring pink sand of Sta. Cruz Island (15 minutes boat ride from Zamboanga City port) was the venue of this year's summer games.
Lieutenant General Arnel Dela Vega, the new commander of the Armed Forces’ Western Mindanao Command (Westmincom) based in Zamboanga City, was accorded with an Arrival Honors during his visit to Police Regional Office 9, Camp Col Romeo Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City on June 4, 2018. Lt. Gen Dela Vega was warmly welcomed by PCSUPT Billy B Beltran, Regional Director. PCSUPT Beltran and Lt. Gen Dela Vega are “Mistahs”, both of whom are members of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) “Sandiwa” Class of 1985.
PCSUPT Billy B Beltran, Regional Director PRO9, personally pinned awards to its deserving personnel for their meritorious operational accomplishment in a ceremony held at PRO-9 Quadrangle, Camp Romeo Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City on May 28, 2018. The Regional Director congratulated the awardees for their meritorious accomplishment worthy of emulation by their peers in the Philippine National Police Organization.