The police personnel of Police Regional Office 9 were awarded with the PNP Medalya ng Kagalingan for their commensurate operational accomplishments during the Monday Flag Raising Ceremony held at PRO9 Quadrangle, Camp Col Romeo A Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City on August 20, 2018. PCSUPT Billy B Beltran, Regional Director, commended the operating police units of PRO9 for a job well done. He added that the above-mentioned PNP personnel displayed exemplary meritorious devotion to duty worthy of praise and emulation.
Two Hundred Forty Six (246) newly promoted uniformed police personnel of Police Regional Office 9 (PRO9), PNP-SAF and Regional Support Units (RSU) took their oath before their love ones during the traditional flag raising ceremony held at the Police Regional Office Quadrangle, Camp Col Romeo A Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City on August 20, 2018.
On August 16, 2018, a delegation composed of the chairmen of the GPH and MILF ceasefire mechanisms and normalization bodies headed by Assistant Secretary Dickson P. Hermoso, Assistant Secretary for Peace and Security Affairs and party visited the PRO9 Headquarters, Camp Col. Romeo Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City and paid courtesy call to PCSUPT Billy B Beltran Regional Director of PRO9.
The Police Regional Office 9 (PRO9) has awarded the competing Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team of every police units in the region including other guest participants in a ceremony held at Regional Mobile Force Battalion 9, Firing Range on August 10, 2018. In the results released by the secretariat of the competition, the SWAT team of Zamboanga City Police Office emerged as the champion in the City Police Station category, followed by Dipolog City Police Office as 1st runner up while the team from Pagadian City Police Office came in as 2nd runner up.
One-Hundred Fifty Seven (157) Barangays in seven municipalities and one city in Zamboanga Del Norte have been recently declared as drug cleared by the Regional Oversight Committee on Barangay Drug Clearing during the ceremonial declaration of drug free and drug cleared Barangays in Zamboanga Del Norte held from August 7-10, 2018.