PIA Press Release
Monday, January 09, 2012
New police director assigned in Surigao del Surby Nida Grace B. Tranquilan
TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 9 (PIA) -- PSSupt Arthur M. Sanchez got the post as the new Police Provincial Director in Surigao del Sur after the outgoing officer PSSupt Julito Diray formally turned over the command of responsibility on Friday, Jan. 6 held at Camp Vicente Pimentel, Sr., Telaje this city.
The occasion was attended by Deputy Regional Director for Administration PCSupt Isagani Genabe, Jr as honorary Guest of Speaker.
Also, in behalf of the Gov. Johnny Pimentel, Provincial Administrator Efren Rivas and City Administrator Aldy Novo were there together with the representative from DILG, Col. Henry Robinson of Phil. Army, TESDA Dir. Rey M. Cueva and other agencies who witnessed the said event.
Prior to his new assignment, PSSupt. Sanchez is the chief of the Police Community Relations Office of Philippine National Police (PNP)-Caraga Region.
Meanwhile, Supt. Diray served as Provincial Director for more than two years in this province.
It can be recalled that he was assigned here last September 2009, and as per request of Provincial Governor Johnny Pimentel, his assignment was extended until December 2011. (PIA-Surigao del Sur)