Innovative Law Enforcement Training at the RTC

The West Africa Regional Training Center (RTC) provides innovative law enforcement instruction to combat transnational organized crime in West Africa.  Located in Accra, Ghana, the RTC is an initiative of U.S. Department of State, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs’ (INL) International Law Enforcement Academy (ILEA) Program. 

Training at the RTC advances the strategic efforts of INL to address complex transnational criminal threats including transnational organized crime, corruption, illicit trafficking, money laundering, terrorist financing, cyber and intellectual property crime, border insecurity, environmental crime, and illegal drugs.  

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July Alumni Forums

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Joint ILEA Training

Joint ILEA Training - Human Trafficking and Child Exploitation Symposium

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Eighth Security Governance Initiative Meeting

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The ILEA Alumni Portal Launches April 21, 2021

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Miss Elaina

Miss Elaina

Deputy Narcotics Control Officer

Alumni in Focus

Featured in our newsletter this month is an alumna who has attended multiple training at the RTC. She recently joined us for the virtual Fraudulent Document and International Border Interdiction Training. In a phone interview with her, she shared with us how the training she received at the RTC has helped enhance her career. Let’s hear what she … read more

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Jan
18

DAS Bradley Visits the RTC

January 18 2022 15:01
RTC

We concluded the month of December with a high-level visit from the International Narcotics and Law Enforcement (INL) Program Office. What a way to end the year!! On December 9, the RTC was …

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Oct
07

Joint ILEA Training with ILEA Roswell and Budapest

October 07 2021 17:17
Virtual Platform

Our first ever joint ILEA course on human trafficking was a huge success. Congratulations to all participants from Serbia, Czech Republic, Croatia, Ghana, Nigeria and Cameroon for your meaningful …

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Oct
07

Success Story Information Session -ILEA Day 2022

October 07 2021 16:56
Virtual Platform

In the month of September, the RTC hosted a virtual information session for alumni where we discussed how to craft a winning success story to get qualified to receive an award during the 2022 …

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