16 pumpboats seized in joint coastal patrol PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 10:51

A total of sixteen pumpboats were seized during a joint coastal and seaborne patrol conducted by combined police and military units along RT Lim Boulevard last Monday.

A police report said that the confiscated boats include 12 single engine and 4 double engine pump boats.

The pumpboats were seized for various violations including lack of registration, expired registration and lack of proper markings.

The units seized the boats along waters fronting the areas of RT Lim Boulevard, Baliwasan Seaside, Campo Islam, Lower Calarian.

The boats were impounded at the Regional Maritime Unit -9 office and will be released only by the City Agriculture Office upon compliance by the owners.

Among the units that conducted the patrol are the Zamboanga City Police Office Station 11, 11th Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army, Joint Task Force Zamboanga, Regional Maritime Unit -9, Regional Public Safety Battalion-9 and the City Agriculturist Office. (Dan Toribio)