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.
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.
Judges and prosecutors from all EU MS, specialized in Criminal Law
All applications must be submitted through the candidates' national EJTN member institution.
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.
Frequently Asked Questions
Number of participants:
36 judges and prosecutors from all the Member States
Deadline for application:
NEW deadline: 6 November 2020