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 closed the second course on tactical safety and planning

ILEA closed the second course on tactical safety and planning

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ILEA developed a virtual course on wildlife trafficking

ILEA developed a virtual course on wildlife trafficking

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ILEA taught a course on financial investigations in corruption cases

ILEA taught a course on financial investigations in corruption cases

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ILEA successfully concluded the first course on crimes against natural resources

ILEA successfully concluded the first course on crimes against natural resources

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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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Dec
01

ILEA organized a virtual workshop for the Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

December 01 2021 14:00
Events Hall

Through the Youth Violence Prevention Program, the International Law Enforcement Academy (ILEA San Salvador) conducted a virtual workshop focused on gender-based violence with the support of the …

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Nov
16

INL Mexico Director paid a courtesy visit to ILEA San Salvador

November 16 2021 09:00
ILEA Compound

Today, the heads of the International Law Enforcement Academy (ILEA San Salvador) received a visit from the Director of the Bureau of Counternarcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs of the U.S. …

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Nov
15

Chilean Ambassador to El Salvador visited ILEA to strengthen cooperation ties

November 15 2021 09:00
ILEA Compound

Today, we received a courtesy visit from the Chilean Ambassador to El Salvador, Renato Sepulveda, who held an important meeting with the heads of the institution and with the Chilean delegates who …

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