SOP in drug investigation. Developing law enforcement capacity in investigating and prosecuting drug crimes, Morogoro, Tanzania

 

From 20th to 22nd of April 2021 a workshop regarding the drafting of the Standard Operative Procedures in drug investigation to develop law enforcement capacity in investigating and prosecuting drug crimes has taken place in Morogoro, Tanzania.

The workshop is the last one of five previous workshops completed between November 2018 and May 2019. A group of ten stakeholders from DCEA, supported by an expert and the Regional Coordinator revised the draft copy of the SOP and produced the final version of the document ready to be approved by the competent authorities and printed for training purposes. The intense three day workshop was sponsored by the EU – ACT project.

The EU-ACT project in Tanzania is still ongoing and the activities for 2021 are following the agenda as programmed to achieve the goal of enhancing the National Drug Policy for implementing strategies with regards to reducing demand, supply and harm.