Westmincom Chief: The PNP can count on us Print
Tuesday, 05 June 2018 11:50

Lieutenant General Arnel B.Dela Vega, who recently assumed as WestMinCom commander, visited the Headquarters of the Police Regional Office 9 at Camp Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City early this morning (June 04).

Lt. Gen. Dela Vega was invited as Guest of Honor during the regular flag raising, followed by the awarding ceremony for the 22 officers who exceled both in police operations and administration.

In his remarks, PCSupt. Billy B. Beltran, who’s also celebrating his 2nd year as Regional Director of PRO9, expressed his gratitude to all PNP personnel and the support being extended to them by the AFP units. He cited and recognized the recent successes of the joint efforts of the PNP and AFP including the conduct of the peaceful Barangay and SK elections, rescue of the police hostages, neutralization of lawless elements and other campaigns against various crimes.

“I vow to improve further the quality of police service and strengthen the character of the PNP founded on compassion” PCSupt Beltran added.

Lt. Gen. Arnel B. Dela Vega, in his message, expressed his gratitude to the men and women of the PRO9 and commended the awardees. He also lauded the troops for their accomplishments.

“That is a manifestation that PRO9 is doing its mandate, and I thank you for all your support and contributions to Western Mindanao Command’s mission accomplishment. Malaki ang pasasalamat namin dahil magkatuwang tayo,” said LtGenDela Vega.

“Once again, we renew our commitment of support in terms of operations, manpower, logistics, and resources to the campaigns of the PNP. You can count on all AFP units. In unity there is strength!” he added.  (PR)