The Police Sergeants Attending The Course
Photo By Erasmus Williams
Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis
June 28, 2012 (CUOPM)
Four members of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force are in El Salvador attending a Law Enforcement Management Development course.
The six week course at the International Law Enforcement Academy (ILEA) is been attended by Sergeant Eldrin Dickenson, Sergeant Shorna Edwards, Sergeant McCarta Browne and Sgt. Alrick Edwards.
The local law enforcement officials are joined by their counterparts from Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Belize, Dominica, Guyana, Jamaica, St. Vincent and the Grenadines and El Salvador. Experts from the United States and other countries are providing expert instruction.
The LEMDP is a law enforcement training programme for middle management law enforcement personnel from the rank of sergeants to prosecutors of judicial officials who have specific responsibilities for strengthening the national enforcement capacities of their institutions, planning for institutional development and implementation of democratic criminal justice reforms, training responsibility for other managers involved in their respective criminal justice area and coordinating or developing agency responses to problems of narcotics and other transnational crime.
The course includes but not limited several topics including counter-terrorism, corruption, financial crimes, money laundering, border control, trafficking in persons, passport fraud, drug investigations, undercover operations, fire-arms trafficking, explosives, general and crime scene investigations, human dignity and management and policing techniques.