EJTN Criminal Justice Seminar on Forensic Science

On November 19th and 20th 2020, the European Justice Training Network (EJTN) organized an online Criminal Justice Seminar called “The use of the Forensic Science Evidence in Courts – Challenges and Developments in the EU” in cooperation with ENFSI.

Representatives of two ENFSI Expert Working Groups (DNA WG and Drugs WG) enriched the programme with interesting contributions on the following topics:

  • Interpretation of forensic DNA evidence in criminal case
  • Forensic DNA phenotyping (FDP) methods for criminal  investigations
  • Individualization of a seized drug to a specific production batch/source (drugs profiling)  
  • Congnitive influence
  • New types of drugs Latest methodologies of drug imports/transportation, tips for investigations

ENFSI considers education and training of external stakeholders very important and appreciates the possibility to contribute to valuable training activities.