PAMECA IV has started a round a regional trainings for the police employees working against organized crime in the Regional Police Directorates. The intention, is to deliver the same 2-days training in 5 or 6 regional capitals in order to ensure the same level of training for police employees.
The two priority training topics chosen by the ASP were: 1) Criminal Acts Involving Explosives and 2) the Techniques and Proactive investigations on the trafficking in human beings.
Four regjional trainings were conducted during March 2015.
– Criminal Acts involving Explosives – Shkoder 9 – 10 and Pogradec 12 – 13 March
For the conduct of this training, PAMECA IV deployed a French expert from the Paris Forensic Lab and Bomb Squad.
38 (thirty-eight) police employees, part of the organized crime police structures in Shkoder, Puke, Lac, Lezhe, Mat, Diber , Tropoje, Korce, Pogradec and Elbasan, were trained on types of explosives, types of explosions and security measures related to them.
Following LTE’s request, the trainer has stressed on description of a Radio Controlled IED (Improvised Explosive Device).
– Techniques and Proactive Investigations on THB- Shkoder 23 -24 and Pogradec 26 -27 March.
An Italian STE who works for the Italian National Police as a Coordinator of investigations on International Organized Crime was deployed for the delivery of this training.
26 (twenty-six) police employees part of the organized crime police structures in Shkoder, Puke, Lac, Lezhe, Mat, Diber, Tropoje, Korce, Pogradec and Elbasan were trained on practical investigation methods, including the use of SIMs and the interest of international cooperation in order to build up the proceeding and to get enough evidence without any witness statement who are often scared to testimony. He also stressed on victim protection procedures in compliance with international regulations.