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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Michael Wleh Jipply

Michael Wleh Jipply

Liberia Drug Enforcement Agency

Alumni in Focus

We would like to put the spotlight on an alumnus from Liberia who attended the FLETC Leadership for Law Enforcement Supervisors course in March 2019. His success story was nominated for ILEA Day 2022 awards last year. Enjoy the read as you learn about how he made a difference and stay tuned for ILEA Day 2023 awards coming up on April 24, 2023 in … 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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