Zamboanga City - Joint elements of PRO9 Regional Intelligence Division Zamboanga City Police Station 4, Joint Task Force Zambasulta (JTFZ) NAVSOG, MARSOG, NISGWM, AISGWM, and TFZ Bomb Squad conducted a law enforcement operation against the presence of Improvised Explosive Device (IED) components and a suspected Abu Sayyaf Group member identified as certain “Alkobar” who is the primary target of the operation at the identified safe house located in Sitio Gapuh, Barangay Talabaan at about 11:30 PM of June 20, 2015.
The leadership of Police Regional Office 9 commended the elements of Imelda and Kabasalan Municipal Police Stations both of Zamboanga Sibugay Police Provincial Office led by Police Inspector Cedric Alfonso, Chief of Police of Imelda Municipal Police Station for the successful conduct of operations which resulted in the rescue of a lending collector who is a victim of foiled abduction.
A member of Zamboanga Sibugay Provincial Police Office was critically wounded and later pronounced dead in the hospital when he was shot by two unidentified motorcycle riding-in-tandem suspects in the early Monday morning on June 8, 2015 in Barangay Poblacion, Diplahan, Zamboanga Sibugay.
Zamboanga Del Sur - A man was killed during a police operation after he allegedly fired a shot to the operating team from Dumingag Police Station in Barangay Mangueles, Mahayag town at about 5:15 AM of May 25, 2015.
Zamboanga Sibugay - A wanted Navy personnel who went AWOL and a man included in the drug watchlist were arrested during a manhunt operation conducted by joint elements of Imelda Municipal Police Station led by Police Inspector Jervie M. Alfonso, 44th IB of Philippine Army led by Col. Tommy Crosby, Naval Intelligence and Security Unit 63, Naval Intelligence and Security Group-WESMIN, Naval Detachment Margosatubig and D2-3rd Air Division-Philippine Air Force, at Purok Aguinaldo, Barangay Poblacion, Imelda municipality at about 3:30 PM of May 18, 2015.