2017 U.S.-Mexico Police Professionalization Exchange Program

The World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana is proud to announce we’ve partnered with Global Ties U.S. and the U.S. Department of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) to bring a cohort of Mexican Police to Kentucky in 2017, 2018 and 2019 for a Police Professionalization Exchange Program!

For this year’s program, the Mexican cohort of Police will be in Kentucky from May 13-17th, 2017, and will conduct a program on “Best Practices in Internal Affairs,” meeting with local, state and federal officials and organizations.


Specific topics to be addressed include:

  • Internal Investigative Processes
  • Relations between Internal Affairs Departments and Prosecutors
  • Role of Civilian Review Boards and Public Oversight
  • Public Communication and Media Relations
  • Professional Ethics