The use of the forensic science evidence in Courts - challenges and developments in the EU - CR/2020/15

Start Date: Thursday, November 19, 2020
End Date: Friday, November 20, 2020
Category: EU Criminal Law, Criminal Law Judicial Cooperation in Criminal Matters, Criminal Law European Criminal Procedure, Criminal Law European Criminal Law, Criminal Law Criminal Law National Law, Judicial Skills
Venue: Online
Language(s): English
Training level: Introductory
Type EJTN-funded activities

  

APPLICATION PROCEDURES ARE HANDLED BY EJTN'S MEMBER ORGANISATIONS 

ONLINE TRAINING

TRAINING CONTENT AND TARGET AUDIENCE

 

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Description

The training aims at facilitating the understanding of forensic reports and bring to the judges and prosecutors an overview over the latest development in this field. During the one day and a hlaf training the experts will bring to the participants presentations and practical exercises dealing with the use of different types of forensic evidence (facial recognition, DNA, etc), interpretation of forensic reports.

Learning outcomes:

1. Basic understanding of what is the forensic expertise, how to read its reports,

2. Clear distinction between probative report (that a judge must assess while rendering its decision) and defined evidence-based report (evidence give, agreed and non-disputable that a judge can take into account for granted while rendering its decision),

3. Potentials brought by forensic sciences for the judges and prosecutors and the analytical methods that may be applied while gathering evidences (evidence, digital evidence, pattern comparison)

 4. Latest trends and developmnents in forensics - new types of evidence.

The training is organized in cooperation with ENFSI.

Target group:

Judges and prosecutors from all EU MS, specialized in Criminal Law

Level: Introductory

 

 

Application procedure: 

All applications must be submitted through the candidates' national EJTN member institution.

Participation:

Upon invitation by EJTN, participants register via EJTN online  platform to which they receive access.
After the event, reimbursement is processed via EJTN online platform.

Useful documents:

Frequently Asked Questions

Number of participants: 

36 judges and prosecutors from all the Member States 

Deadline for application:

NEW deadline: 6 November 2020

 

 

PROGRAMME AND DOCUMENTATION

 

CONTACT(S)

 

Agenda

 

 

EJTN Secretariat:

Alina Secrieru

alina.secrieru@ejtn.eu

 

Mónica Martí García
monica.marti@ejtn.eu