EJTN-CEPOL-Training on Investigations of facilitated Illegal Immigration cases (CR/2022/20-CEPOL/ 03/2022)

Start Date: Monday, October 17, 2022
End Date: Friday, October 21, 2022
Category: EU Criminal Law, Criminal Law Judicial Cooperation in Criminal Matters, Criminal Law European Criminal Procedure, Criminal Law Police Cooperation
Venue: Zagreb, Croatia
Language(s): English
Training level: Introductory, Advanced
Type EJTN-funded activities

  

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURES ARE HANDLED BY EJTN'S MEMBER ORGANISATIONS 

 

TRAINING CONTENT AND TARGET AUDIENCE

 

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Aim

To enhance the work of and cooperation between investigators and prosecutors in the fight against migrant smuggling by improving their capability to apply the most up-to-date investigation techniques as well as EU supporting tools and databases.  

 

Target Group

Investigators and prosecutors specialised on illegal immigration (the number of participants maybe increased from 26 to 38-40 to accommodate more prosecutors in cooperation with EJTN)

 

General Learning Outcomes - upon completion of the activity the participants will be able to:

  • Describe the modi operandi used for migrant smuggling as well as poly-criminality (e.g. THB, Drugs, Terrorism, Firearms, Hawala banking);
  • Explain the complexity of detecting and investigating migrant smuggling cases including the collection of evidence and building of cases;
  • Apply special investigation techniques and support tools available in large scale investigations (e.g. Eurojust facilitated JITs, analytical support of the European Migrant Smuggling Centre);
  • Describe the EU and international migration and security IT databases (e.g. Siena, SIS II, Eurodac, Interpol SLTD, PNR, API) in relation with investigations related to facilitation of illegal immigration;
  • Cooperate with prosecutors/investigators and with EU and international agencies/services and explain their work/functions in the area of facilitation of illegal immigration;
  • Cooperate at international legal level, in particular with non-EU countries, taking into account legal instruments, policy framework, relevant channels and cooperation tools;
  • Apply investigation techniques in relation to facilitation of illegal immigration in full compliance with fundamental rights.

 

Application Process: 

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:

Terms and conditions of participation

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Number of places:

  10 Judges and Prosecutors preferably involved in croos border investigations. All Member States.

Deadline for applications: 

1 September 2022

PROGRAMME AND DOCUMENTATION

 

CONTACT(S)

 

Training materials

Draft program

 

EJTN Secretariat:

 

Alina Secrieru

alina.secrieru@ejtn.eu

Mónica Martí García:

monica.marti@ejtn.eu