For Immediate Release
April 06, 2017
Contact Information

Angela Marlo Coleman, Program Manager, DEA, EEO Staff
(202) 307-8404, (202) 560-6905, or
J. Sean Fay, Esq., Professor, Montgomery College, Criminal Justice Program
(240) 567-7479 or

(BPRW) DEA and others to host the 5th Annual Student Forum

Students learn about law enforcement careers

Black PR Wire (Maryland) -- The Drug Enforcement Administration's (DEA), Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Staff, Minority College Relations Program (MCRP) is sponsoring their 5th Annual Student Forum on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, hosted by Montgomery College located in Germantown,Maryland.

The event will target students from minority colleges and universities as well as institutions for individuals with disabilities and local high schools. The forum will provide students the opportunity to gain first-hand information about law enforcement careers from a panel of DEA and Federal government employees and guest speakers. Breakout sessions will also be held with representatives from other federal law enforcement agencies and components. Breakout sessions are tentatively scheduled with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Federal Air Marshal Service, U.S. Secret Service, Internal Revenue Service-Criminal Investigation, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and more.

DEA -- where every job is challenging and every mission is valued. As the world’s leading drug enforcement agency, DEA offers rewarding career opportunities in a variety of disciplines. These career opportunities include: Special Agent, Diversion Investigator, Forensic Chemist, Intelligence Research Specialist, Professional/Administrative, and Student & Entry Level positions.

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About the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

Organizer of 5th Annual Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Student Forum

The mission of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is to enforce the controlled substances laws and regulations of the United States and bring to the criminal and civil justice system of the United States, or any other competent jurisdiction, those organizations and principal members of organizations, involved in the growing, manufacture, or distribution of controlled substances appearing in or destined for illicit traffic in the United States; and to recommend and support non-enforcement programs aimed at reducing the availability of illicit controlled substances on the domestic and international markets.

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