Army Division chief assures PRO-9 of full support PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 07 March 2012 13:21

Brig. Gen. Reiner Cruz, commander of the Army’s 1st Tabak Division based in Camp Sang-an Pulacan, Labangan, Zamboanga del  Sur has assured Police Regional Office 9 Director Chief Supt. Napoleon R. Estilles that his command is  in full support of PRO-9 in safeguarding the populace and all communities in the whole region.

Brig. Gen. Cruz gave the assurance during a recent gathering of businessmen, public officials,  senior police and military officials and supporters held in a local hotel.

“With all our resources we are working closely hand in hand with the police in guarding mountains and boundaries of cities and municipalities in the region to ensure the safety and security of the people,” Cruz said.

Cruz and Chief Supt. Estilles were classmates in the Philippine Military Academy. They graduated in 1981.

Estilles, for his part, thanked Cruz for the assurance and support of the Army’s 1st Tabak   Division.

“We are grateful and honored with the gesture of support of Gen. Cruz. All the policemen are very grateful of the support of the military. We are open to serve and the help the people in partnership with the troopers of Gen. Cruz in combatting and fighting lawlessness and criminalities so that people would enjoy tending their daily livelihood and economic activities,” Estilles said.

Estilles also expressed optimism that with the police and military  working in partnership in enforcing the law, the people in the region can sleep well in peace. —  Allen Abastillas