The Police Regional Office 9 formally celebrated the 21st Police Community Relations Month kick-off ceremony with the theme: “Matatag na Ugnayan, Ligtas na Pamayanan” on June 27, 2016 at 8:00 AM with Atty. Alexis C. De Lima, Officer-in-Charge, NAPOLCOM IX, Zamboanga Satellite Office, as Guest of Honor and Speaker. The ceremony was held at PRO9 Quadrangle, Camp Romeo A. Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City which coincided with the Traditional Monday Flag Raising Ceremony.
A team from Sibuco Municipal Police Station conducted a law enforcement operation for the service of warrant of arrest against the group of Jamaruddin Alih a.k.a. “Boy Takas” in Barangay Lakiki, Sibuco, Zamboanga Del Norte at about 3:00 AM on June 24, 2016.
Elements of Zamboanga City Police Station 4 (Culianan) and 304th Philippine Air Force conducted a joint law enforcement operation at JS Alano St., Barangay Zone 1, Zamboanga City at about 12:45 PM on June 21, 2016.
PCSUPT BILLY B BELTRAN, Acting Regional Director of PRO 9 lauded and commended the successful joint operation of the Zamboanga City Police Office, Criminal Investigation and Detection Group-NCR, NISWM and PCTC on June 15, 2016 at about 9:40 AM at Zamboanga City Public Market.
Apart from the anti-illegal drug initiatives and policies of the PNP through the Anti-Illegal Drugs Group (AIDG), President-elect Rodrigo “Rody” Duterte, known for his hardline approach against criminality and illegal drugs, urges the conduct of mandatory drug testing among PNP personnel from the highest to lowest rank as soon as he assumes office on July 1, 2016.