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.
We would like to put the spotlight on an alumnus from Senegal who attended the DEA Advanced Narcotics Course in March 2019 and CBP/ICE’s two-week course on Fraudulent Document and International Border Interdiction course, that took place last month. He was very happy to share his training experience with the alumni community. Enjoy the read! … read more
The RTC hosted a virtual networking event for alumni who previously attended at least one (1) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI)-led training. Regional Attache Ken Rochford logged on from Dakar, …
The RTC hosted a virtual networking event for alumni who previously attended at least one (1) Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)-led training. Regional FBI Attaches Marcelle Bebbe-Ramish, …
The RTC hosted a virtual event to recognize the US Department of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement’s (INL) ILEA Day, which highlights the contributions of the International …