The U.S. Department of State (DoS) Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) has awarded DynCorp International (DI) a task order under the Criminal Justice Program Support Contract (CJPS) to support the U.S. contingent to U.N. Police (UNPOL) in Haiti.
DI team members will recruit and support up to 100 UNPOL and 10 U.N. Corrections Advisors. DI will also provide logistics support to the Haitian National Police (HNP) Academy and each academy class. In addition, DI will supply five high-level French and Haitian Creole speaking subject matter experts to advise senior HNP officials.
“We are proud to support this important program to enhance the rule of law in Haiti and help contribute to future economic development,” said Michael Vane, group vice president, Training & Intelligence Solutions, DynCorp International. “The DI team is pleased to expand our support and continue working with the HNP.”
The competitively-awarded task order has a one-year base period with three, one-year options and a total contract value of $48.6 million if all options are exercised. CJPS is a multiple-award, indefinite delivery / indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract to support criminal justice sector development programs worldwide, providing advisors, other specialists, and life and mission support services.
DynCorp International in Haiti
DI has supported the HNP under its Civilian Police (CIVPOL) contract with the U.S. State Department, providing training support for more than 400 HNP personnel since 2008 under the Haiti Stabilization Initiative task order.
Under this task order, DI law enforcement professionals conduct specialized training for Haitian law enforcement officers deployed to the Cité Soleil section of Port-au-Prince. DI team members provide vehicles, communication equipment, and other support to the Haitian National Police Force. DI also provides architectural engineering, and design and build services to construct and refurbish law enforcement stations and other structures supporting the national justice system.
DynCorp International Training & Mentoring
The people of DynCorp International deliver integrated basic and advanced training and mentoring solutions to suit any situation in any part of the world. DI’s training and mentoring capabilities focus primarily on security sector reform – but include nation building support for the emerging ministries of interior and defense in underdeveloped nations recovering from conflict or political instability.
DynCorp International works closely with customers, international donor nations and local government institutions to assess risks and apply the right mix of professional services and advanced technologies.