The Police Regional Office 7 inaugurated the first police substation in Sitio Kakha, Barangay Talalak, Sta. Catalina, Negros Oriental on April 24, 2021 to beef up peace and development in the community.
 
PBGEN RONNIE S MONTEJO, PRO7 Regional Director led this undertaking together with Hon. Peve Ligan, Municipal Mayor, Sta. Catalina, Brgy. Chairman Edmar Bigay of Brgy. Talalac, PCOL BRYANT DEMOT, Provincial Director, NOPPO and other officers present.
 
The substation will be another way for the police officers to thwart crimes and building trust in the community. It will have 30 personnel to help man the substation.
 
In a statement, PBGEN MONTEJO said that this initiative was started by PGEN DEBOLD SINAS, CPNP in 2019 when was the PRO7 Regional Director then.
 
He added that police and the community have the responsibility to work together to effectively address the peace and order situation and promote public safety in the area.