Camp Efigenio C Navarro, Calapan City – The post for Police Regional Office 4B Regional Director was formallyturnover_of_command2 relinquished to its new successor during the Turn-Over Ceremony on October 9, 2012 at PRO MIMAROPA Grandstand. PCSUPT MELITO MANZANILLA MABILIN, PESE assumed the Office replacing PCSUPT ARTEMIO G HICBAN, PESE. The Turn-Over of Command was officiated by PDG NICANOR A BARTOLOME, CSEE, Chief; PNP as the Guest of Honor and Speaker. In his message, the Chief, PNP encouraged the Officers and Men of PRO 4B to give the same amount of support and cooperation they have extended to PCSUPT HICBAN to the new Regional Director. Further, the C,PNP expressed his sincerest gratitude to the Outgoing Regional Director as he bid good luck for the Incoming Regional Director to continue to perform his sworn duty to the public now with a wider responsibility.The said activity also coincided with the Retirement Honors for the Outgoing Regional Director, PCSUPT ARTEMIO G HICBAN, PESE was jam packed with family members of both the Incoming and Outgoing RD. Also present were : Hon. Alfonso V Umali Jr., Governor of Oriental Mindoro, Local Chief Executives from the different municipalities and cities of the region, Regional Directors from the different National Government Agencies, Philippine Army, Batch Mates (PMA Cl-82) of the Incoming Regional Director and their ladies, members from the media, friends and personnel of PRO 4B.

In the Valedictory Address, PCSUPT HICBAN expressed his sincerest thanks to all Uniformed and Non-Uniformed personnel of PRO4B for carrying their daily tasks despite available resources and facilities. He further expressed his gratitude to the Local Chief Executives of MIMAROPA for the untiring support to all PNP PRO4B programs and projects launched during his stewardship.

Meanwhile, the newly-installed Regional Director, PCSUPT MABILIN stressed his plans and programs for the region giving emphasis on the individual worth of every policeman, one who is well-trained, committed to his work, courageous, honorable and one who is looked up to by the public. He also emphasized the vital role of the media in informing the public on the PNP’s programs. PCSUPT MABILIN was quoted as saying, “I cannot accomplish anything without you. We should work as a team. Together, we can make a difference”.

PCSUPT MABILIN belongs to the Philippine Military Academy “Sandigan” Class of 1982.   He is the 8th Regional Director of PRO MIMAROPA and the number 8th who became the Regional Director among his classmates.



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