PAE Awarded U.S. Department of State Criminal Justice Program Support (CJPS) Task Order
ARLINGTON, Va., May 30, 2014 – PAE, a leading provider of integrated global mission services, has been awarded a $9M task order under the Department of State International Narcotics and Law Enforcement (INL) Bureau’s Criminal Justice Program Support (CJPS) contract vehicle. Under the contract, PAE will provide law enforcement advisors, justice advisors and program management support in support of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) as well as a bilateral component to increase the capacity of the Liberian criminal justice system.
Since 2005, on a competitively awarded task order, PAE has recruited, mobilized and supported expert police advisors to UNMIL and bilateral justice advisors on behalf of the Department of State. Under the requirements of the newly awarded task order, PAE will continue to work with the United Nations and the Government of Liberia towards strengthening skills, competencies, and abilities of Liberia’s Ministry of Justice, the Liberian National Police and other civilian security and justice-sector entities of the Republic of Liberia.
“Our highly qualified PAE team has demonstrated the ability to adapt and evolve as our customers’ requirements have matured and expanded,” said PAE CEO John Heller. “Our focus is to remain a trusted and valued INL partner as we support the mission of strengthening democracies, developing institutional capacities, and promoting internationally-accepted principles of rule of law.”
“At this critical stage of the UNMIL mission, the PAE team stands ready to complete the goal toward which we have worked with INL and the Government of Liberia stakeholders for years,” said Mark Kroeker, PAE’s Senior Vice President for Justice and Rule of Law. “We are honored to have served as a partner in this mission from the beginning, and we could not be more proud to continue this next phase of transition to host country responsibility.”
PAE is a leading provider of integrated global mission services to the U.S. government and its allied partners. For over fifty years, PAE has provided training, logistics, and operations and maintenance services to support complex missions for customers around the world. PAE currently employs approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries and is headquartered in Arlington, Va.