About Us


Joint Interagency Task Force (JIATF) South, in conjunction with Partner Nations, leverages all-domain capabilities to target, detect and monitor illicit drug trafficking in the air and maritime domains, within the Joint Operating Area (JOA), facilitating interdiction and apprehension to reduce the flow of drugs and degrade & dismantle Transnational Criminal Organizations (TCOs).        


JIATF South will be the center of excellence for all-resource fusion and employment of joint, interagency, and international capabilities to interdict illicit trafficking posing a threat to national security and regional stability.

- Eliminate the primary flow of illicit drugs in and through the JOA.
- Expand to include all critical International and interagency partners.
- Achieve 100% domain awareness of illicit
- Shape the command for success.