PRO-9 recruiting 230 police officers PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 29 June 2017 16:02

The Police Regional Office-9 has announced the recruitment of 230 additional new police officers under its attrition recruitment quota to replace personnel losses due to retirement, separation from service and death.

The 230 new recruits will be deployed to various police stations under region 9.

Supt. Aileen Arañas, Deputy Chief, RPHRDD/Chief, Recruitment Selection Section, said that the  2nd Cycle PO1 Attrition Recruitment Program is now accepting online applications for initial screening and evaluation which will start on June 1 –June 30, 2017 thru the PNP website www.attrition.

The oath taking of the new recruits is set to be scheduled on November 16, 2017.

Interested applicants must possess the following qualifications: Must be a Filipino citizen; a person with good moral character; physically and mentally fit.

They must also possess the following eligibility requirements: PNP Entrance (NAPOLCOM), Career Service Professional, RA 1080 (Bar and Board Examination), RA 6506 (Board of Criminologist), PD 907 (CS eligibility for College Honor Graduates); must not have been dishonorably discharged from military employment or dismissed for cause from civilian position in the government; must not have been convicted for final judgment of an offense or crime involving moral turpitude; must be at least 5’4” in height for male and 5’2” for female; must weigh not more or less than five kilograms (5kgs) from the standard weight corresponding to his/her height, age, sex and; Must not be less than twenty-one (21) nor more than thirty (30) years of age.

Successful applicants who will pass the initial screening and evaluation process will proceed to the following stages of recruitment process: Physical Agility Test, Psychiatric/Psychological Examination (PPE), Physical Medical Dental Examination (PMDE), Drug Test and Final Deliberation.

Thereafter, oath taking of the newly recruit Police Officers 1 will take place.

New recruits will undergo Public Safety Basic Recruit Course for six months, and Field Training Program for another six months. After which Police Trainees will proceed with mandatory special training of PNP SCOUT or PNP Special Counter –insurgency Unit Training course for 45 days to 5 months to enhance them in militaristic/tactics for future assignment in the different Public Safety Forces and Police Stations.

For inquiries relative to the PNP Recruitment Program, you may email us at or contact us at ORPHRDD Hotline Number 09176541985 or visit the ORPHRDD, PRO9, Camp Col. Romeo A Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City.  (Dan Toribio)