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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Mr. Gueye

Mr. Gueye

Alumni in Focus

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

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Success Story Information Session - October 14, 2022

October 23 2022 12:27

In preparation for the upcoming 2023 ILEA Day, the RTC hosted a virtual event to demonstrate the components of a winning Success Story and to answer questions related to the Success Story nomination …

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