Welcome to ILEA San Salvador

Welcome to the website of the International Law Enforcement Academy (ILEA San Salvador). We are a binational institution that focuses on training law enforcement professionals of Latin America and the Caribbean in order to provide them with modern tools and techniques, to combat transnational crime, thereby contributing to the economic and social development of our nations.

ILEA San Salvador is part of a network of international academies that were created at the initiative of the former U.S. President Bill Clinton, to fight transnational crimes such as the international trafficking of drugs, criminality and terrorism. Founded in the year 2005, with the signing of an agreement between the Ministry of Justice and Public Security of El Salvador and the Embassy of the United States of America in El Salvador, in order to provide world-class training in a multicultural environment that fosters harmonious coexistence and teamwork.

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ILEA developed a virtual course on public corruption investigations

ILEA developed a virtual course on public corruption investigations

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ILEA provided important training to combat organized crime

ILEA provided important training to combat organized crime

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ILEA developed Anti-Gang course with PNC support

ILEA developed Anti-Gang course with PNC support

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ILEA San Salvador completed course on Overseas Protection Operations

ILEA San Salvador completed course on Overseas Protection Operations

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Dr. René Fernández Bobadilla

Dr. René Fernández Bobadilla

He attended the Public Corruption Investigations and Law Enforcement Ethics Course at ILEA San Salvador in September 2018.

Alumni in Focus

Two Paraguayan ILEA Alumni lead Investigations resulted in the seizure of $100 million. In May 2019 Paraguayan ILEA Alumni Dr. René Milciades Fernández Bobadilla and Liliana Alcaraz Recalde were the lead prosecutors in charge of the Paraguayan side of a money laundering case, where they seized approximately $100 million and made five arrests. The … read more

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Sep
22

ILEA resumes workshops focused on crime prevention and gender violence

September 22 2021 09:00
Events Hall

This day we resumed, virtually, the talks focused on preventing human trafficking, which are part of our Youth Violence Prevention Program, implemented with the support of the Bureau of …

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Jul
21

ILEA San Salvador received a certificate of appreciation from INL Washington

July 21 2021 09:00
Events Hall

Tobin Bradley and Heide Fulton, Deputy Assistant Secretaries (DAS) of State for the U.S. Department of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs joined a virtual visit …

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May
13

ILEA awards recognition to outstanding alumni

May 13 2021 09:00
Events Hall

This afternoon, the International Law Enforcement Academy (ILEA San Salvador), held the awards ceremony for alumni who won worldwide recognition for their success story in the category of Best …

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