From 31st of July to 04th of August 2017, in order to tackle transnational crime, in CARICC officers attended a regular training seminar on organizing profiling at the checkpoints as experts in Kostanay.
This training seminar was organized for border control officers of the Republic of Kazakhstan National Security Committee Border Service as part of a joint initiative of the Narcotics and Law Enforcement Section of the U.S. Embassy in the Republic of Kazakhstan (INL) and the OSCE Programmes Office in Astana.
The purpose of the seminar was to develop theoretical knowledge and acquire practical skills among the officers of border control authorities in organizing and implementing the profiling of suspicious individuals and goods crossing the state border of the Republic of Kazakhstan at international road, rail and air checkpoints to tackle multiple types of threats to national security (illicit drug trafficking, religious extremism, and international terrorism).
The training course conducted by CARICC analysts has received a positive feedback from the participants of the event. Following the results of the seminar, the participants were awarded certificates.