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CJEU on prisoner transfers - Judgment in Case C-554/14 Atanas Ognyanov v Sofiyska gradska prokuratura 08-11-2016

Implementation of Framework Decision 2009/829/JHA on supervision measures - Council Secretariat Note 04-11-2016

Implementation of Framework Decision 2008/947/JHA on probation decisions - Council Secretariat Note 04-11-2016

MEPs demand new EU rules to improve fight against organised crime and corruption - European Parliament Press Release 25-10-2016

Outcome of Justice and Home Affairs Council meeting 13 to 14-10-2016 - Council Press Release

New EU rules guarantee legal aid in criminal proceedings - European Commission Press Release and Q&A 13-10-2016

EU adopts rules to guarantee legal aid in criminal proceedings - Council Press Release 13-10-2016

Wildlife trafficking: Environment MEPs call for ivory trade ban and EU penalties - European Parliament Press Release 13-10-2016

CJEU on compensation for victims of violent intentional crimes committed in cross-border situations - Judgment in Case C-601/14 European Commission v Italian Republic 11-10-2016

Commissioner Jourová on Anti-money Laundering and the European Public Prosecutor's Office - Speech 26-09-2016

CJEU on effect of criminal record of a national of a non-EU country who has the sole care of an EU citizen who is a minor - Judgments in Case C-165/14 Alfredo Rendón Marín v Administración del Estado and Case C-304/14 Secretary of State for the Home Department v CS 13-09-2016

Commissioner Jourová on United Against Hate Speech on the Web: Where do we stand? - Speech 26-09-2016

Advocate General Mengozzi on planned PNR agreement between EU and Canada – Opinion 08-09-2016

CJEU on extradition - Judgment in Case C-182/15 Aleksei Petruhhin 06-09-2016

Border security: how Parliament is helping to keep Europe safe - European Parliament Article 12-08-2016

CJEU on European Arrest Warrant - Judgment in Case C-294/16 PPU JZ v Prokuratura Rejonowa Łódź–Śródmieście 28-07-2016

Terrorism: 82% of Europeans want EU to do more to tackle threat - European Parliament Article 18-07-2016

European Commission Consultation on the programme "Prevention, Preparedness and Consequence Management of Terrorism and other Security related risks" (CIPS) 2007-2013 - Consultation 14-07-2016

European Commission Consultation on the programme "Prevention of and fight against Crime" (ISEC) 2007-2013 - Consultation 14-07-2016

Gun control: MEPs clarify licensing rules and safeguards - European Parliament Press Release 13-07-2016

European Commission launches EU-US Privacy Shield: stronger protection for transatlantic data flows - Press Release and FAQs 12-07-2016

Human trafficking: "Few victims go to court because we don't protect them enough" - European Parliament Article 11-07-2016

EU must provide legal protection to whistle-blowers, urge MEPs - European Parliament Press Release 07-07-2016

Cybersecurity: MEPs back rules to help vital services resist online threats - European Parliament Press Release 06-07-2016

Statement welcoming the adoption of the first EU-wide rules on cybersecurity - European Commission Press Release 06-07-2016

Commission strengthens transparency rules to tackle terrorism financing, tax avoidance and money laundering - Press Release and Q&A 05-07-2016

Planning terrorist attacks must be made a crime, say civil liberties MEPs - European Parliament Press Release 05-07-2016

No more: fighting terrorism on all fronts - European Parliament Article 04-07-2016

Legal aid in criminal proceedings: Council and Parliament reach an agreement - Council Press Release 30-06-2016

CJEU on ne bis in idem - Judgment in Case C-486/14 Piotr Kossowski 29-06-2016

Conference on strengthening the mutual recognition of freezing and confiscation orders - European Commission Event 20-06-2016

Commissioner Jourová at Launch of EU High Level Group on Combating Racism, Xenophobia and other forms of intolerance - Speech 14-06-2016

Stronger EU action to better tackle violent radicalisation leading to terrorism - European Commission Press Release 14-06-2016

Council agrees negotiating position to strengthen control of firearms - Council Press Release 10-06-2016

CJEU on imprisonment for illegal entry - Judgment in Case C-47/15 Sélina Affum v Préfet du Pas de Calais and Procureur général de la Cour d’appel de Douai Fam 07-06-2016

Fight against criminal activities in cyberspace : Council agrees on practical measures and next steps - Council Press Release 09-06-2016

CIA renditions: MEPs want member states to bring those responsible to justice - European Parliament Press Release 08-06-2016

Enhanced data protection rights for EU citizens in law enforcement cooperation : EU and US sign "Umbrella agreement" - Council Press Release 02-06-2016

European Commission and IT Companies announce Code of Conduct on illegal online hate speech - European Commission Press Release 31-05-2016

Fighting terrorism: share criminal records of non-EU nationals, too, urge MEPs - European Parliament Press Release 30-05-2016

MEPs call for virtual currency watchdog to combat money laundering and terrorism - European Parliament Press Release 26-05-2016

EU-US "Privacy Shield" for data transfers: further improvements needed, MEPs say - European Parliament Press Release 26-05-2016

Counter-terrorism and de-radicalisation: How to answer training needs of justice practitioners? - European Commission Event 19-05-2016

Police cooperation: MEPs approve new powers for Europol to fight terrorism - European Parliament Article 11-05-2016

Human trafficking: MEPs call on EU member states to protect victims better - European Parliament Press Release 12-05-2016

Fight against terrorism: Parliament approves updated powers for Europol - European Parliament Article 10-05-2016

CJEU on European Arrest Warrant and conditions of detention - Judgment in Joined Cases C-404/15 and C-659/15 PPU Pál Aranyosi and Robert Căldăraru 05-04-2016

Europol: MEPs endorse new powers to step up EU police counter-terrorism drive - European Parliament Press Release 28-04-2016

Violence against women online: "Freedom of speech ends where threats abound" - European Parliament Article 27-04-2016

Commissioner Jourová on EU Criminal Law: key to a Security Union based on fundamental rights and values - Speech 25-04-2016

Brussels attacks: MEPs call for an EU approach and effective data sharing - European Parliament Press Release 25-04-2016

EU strengthens rights of children in criminal proceedings - Council Press Release 21-04-2016

Council adopts EU Passenger Name Record (PNR) directive - Council Press Release 21-04-2016

Gun control: MEPs debate changes to firearms proposal to make it fit for purpose - European Parliament Press Release 20-04-2016

Foreign fighters: Civil Liberties Committee debates how to tackle the phenomenon - European Parliament Press Release 20-04-2016

Joint Statement on the final adoption of the new EU rules for personal data protection - Statement 14-04-2016

Parliament backs EU directive on use of Passenger Name Records (PNR) - European Parliament Press Release 14-04-2016

Data protection reform - Parliament approves new rules fit for the digital era - European Parliament Press Release 14-04-2016

EU PNR: useful against terrorism, but privacy and proportionality worries remain - European Parliament Press Release 13-04-2016

MEPs give green light to Europol-Brazil deal to fight crime and terrorism - European Parliament Press Release 12-04-2016

Data protection reform: Council adopts position at first reading - Council Press Release 08-04-2016

Commission launches discussion on future framework for stronger and smarter information systems for border management and internal security - European Commission Press Release 06-04-2016

EESC calls for new thinking to prevent radicalisation and limit access to weapons in Europe - EESC Press Release 17-03-2016

EU-US "Privacy Shield": MEPs to examine new deal on transatlantic data transfers - LIBE Press Release 17-03-2016

Crime prevention: experts speak out on new gun control rules - European Parliament Article 16-03-2016

EDPS Case Law Overview 1-12-2014 to 31-12-2015 - EDPS Working Document 16-03-2016

Council conclusions on the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism - EU Council Press Release 15-03-2016

Common position on counterterrorism directive - Presidency News 14-03-2016

Directive on combatting terrorism: Council ready to start negotiations with Parliament - EU Council Press Release 11-03-2016

European police cooperation in cross-border financial investigations - Presidency News 11-03-2016

Updated rules for Europol: Council adopts position at first reading - EU Council Press Release 10-03-2016

JHA Council 10 to 11-03-2016 - JHA meeting page

CJEU annuls Commission decisions relating to requests for information - CJEU Press Release in Cases C-247/14 P HeidelbergCement v Commission and others 10-03-2016

MEPs strengthen rights of children in criminal proceedings - European Parliament Press Release 9-03-2016

MEPs back agreement among EU institutions to upgrade and clarify EU law-making - European Parliament Plenary Press Release 09-03-2016

Agreement on the exchange of tax information – Presidency News 8-03-2016

Statement of HR/VP Mogherini on the accession of El Salvador to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court - EEAS Statement 4-03-2016

Commission proposes EU accession to international Convention to fight violence against women - European Commission Press Release 4-03-2016

Fighting VAT fraud: time to step up efforts, say EU Auditors - ECA Press Release 3-03-2016

Council agrees its negotiating position to reinforce checks at external borders - European Commission Press Release 25-02-2016

Justice and Home Affairs Council 25-02-2016 - JHA meeting page

Cyberspace, the cloud, and cross-border criminal investigation: the limits and possibilities of international law - available on Presidency website 25-02-2016

World Economic Forum Cybercrime Recommendations 2016 - available on Presidency website 25-02-2016

Firearms proposal: impact on law-abiding citizens dominates committee debate - IMCO Press Release 23-02-2016

Kuneva: Regulating domestic workers will reduce trafficking and abuse - European Parliament Article - 22-02-2016

CJEU judgment confirming annulment of fund-freezing measures in place against a bank - CJEU Press Release in Case C-176/13 P
Council v Bank Mellat 18-02-2016

CJEU judgment on detention and fresh asylum application – CJEU Press Release in Case C-601/15 PPU J.N. v Staatssecretaris van Veiligheid en Justitie 15-02-2016

Right to a fair trial: new rules to guarantee presumption of innocence - European Commission Press Release 12-02-2016

EU strengthens right to the presumption of innocence - EU Council Press Release 12-02-2016

Council conclusions on the fight against the financing of terrorism - EU Council Press Release 12-02-2016

The 6 need-to-knows about Financial Investigation - Presidency Brochure 8-02-2016

Questions and Answers about Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) - European Commission Memo 5-02-2016

Joint Statement on International Day against Female Genital Mutilation - European Commission Statement 5-02-2016

Agenda on Migration and International Security - Presidency Document 5-02-2016

Attacks against women: MEPs call for zero tolerance - European Parliament Press Release 4-02-2016

Advocate General Szpunar opines on not expelling and refusing residence permit to non-EU national having sole care of an EU citizen minor child because of criminal record - CJEU Press Release in Cases C-165/14 Alfredo Rendón Marín v Administración del Estado and C-304/14 CS v SSHD 4-02-2016

CJEU judgment on precluding the imposition of penalties for unauthorised cross-border intermediation of sporting bets – CJEU Press Release in Case C-336/14 Sebat Ince 4-02-2016

Commission presents Action Plan to strengthen the fight against terrorist financing - European Commission Press release and Q&A 2-02-2016

EU Commission and US agree on new framework for transatlantic data flows: EU-US Privacy Shield - European Commission Press Release, Justice Commissioner Speaking Points and Commission Vice-President Speaking Points

Advocate General Szpunar opines on imprisonment for illegal entry when not stopped at external Schengen border – CJEU Press Release in Case C-47/15 Sélina Affum v Préfet du Pas de Calais and Procureur général de la Cour d'appel de Douai 2-02-2016

Commissioner Jourová on Safe Harbour negotiations’ state of play - European Commission Speech 1-02-2016

Commission issues reports on progress in Bulgaria and Romania under the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism - European Commission Press Release on Bulgaria and Romania and Memo 27-01-2016

Make best use of every euro and combat fraud, say budgetary control MEPs - CONT Press Release 28-01-2016

Virtual currencies: what are the risks and benefits? - European Parliament Article 26-01-2016

Dutch Presidency priorities discussed in committee - European Parliament Press Release 26-01-2016

Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos at Europol's European Counter Terrorism Centre (ECTC) launch - European Commission Press Release 25-01-2016

O'Flaherty: “Fundamental rights are always under threat” - Fundamental rights Article 25-01-2016

New platform for deepening cooperation between European intelligence and security services - Presidency Press Release 25-01-2016

European Border - Paper for informal JHA meeting 22-01-2016

Cybercrime - Paper for informal JHA meeting 22-01-2016

Counter Terrorism - Paper for informal JHA meeting 22-01-2016

Car emissions inquiry committee members and remit approved - European Parliament Press Release 21-01-2016

Terrorism debate: “The threat seems to be increasing in the EU and further afield” - European Parliament Article 21-01-2016

Next step in mutual defence: European Defence Union, say MEPs - European Parliament Press Release 21-01-2016

Mutual defence clause: what the requirement to help out other Member States means - Plenary Session Article 20-01-2016

CJEU judgment that EU and Member State competition law leniency programmes coexist autonomously – CJEU Press Release in Case C-428/14 DHL Express (Italy) S.r.l. and Others v Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato and Others 20-01-2016

Commission proposes to strengthen the exchange of criminal records on non-EU citizens - European Commission Press Release 19-01-2016

ECRIS to be upgraded to allow a better exchange of criminal records relating to non-EU nationals: Frequently asked Questions - European Commission Memo 19-01-2016

The European Network of National Human Rights Institutions (ENNHRI) Guidelines - Guidelines 18-01-2016

Manual for experts on multidisciplinary cooperation against trafficking in human beings for labour exploitation – Manual 18-01-2016

Refugee crisis: “If Schengen collapses, it'll be start of end European project” - European Parliament Article 14-01-2016

First-ever EU-wide cyber-security rules backed by Internal Market Committee - IMCO Press Release 14-01-2016

Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos to the LIBE Committee at the European Parliament - European Commission Speech 14-01-2016

MEPs debate relocation, hotspots, Schengen and Dublin rules with Avramopoulos - LIBE Press Release 14-01-2016

Cyber security: “Without fair protection at European level, we will be in trouble” - Information society Article 13-01-2016

The year ahead: what Parliament will be dealing with in 2016 - European Parliament Article 12-01-2016

Security, migration and justice (infographic) - Infographic 11-01-2016

Programme of the Netherlands Presidency of the Council of the European Union - Programme 6-01-2016

The joint declaration on gender equality of the Netherlands, Slovakia and Malta - Declaration 5-01-2016

Video: this year's most memorable moments at the Parliament - European Parliament Article 29-12-2015

Questions and Answers: data protection reform - European Commission Fact Sheet 21-12-2015
Trio Programme (January 2016 - June 2017) - Document 20-12-2015

EU data protection reform: Council confirms agreement with the European Parliament - EU Council Press Release 18-12-2015

EU steps up cyber security: Member States approve agreement - EU Council Press Release 18-12-2015

New data protection standards to ensure smooth police cooperation in the EU - European Parliament LIBE Press Release 17-12-2015

Parliament calls for tougher arms export regime - European Parliament Press Release 17-12-2015

New EU rules on data protection put the citizen back in the driving seat - European Parliament LIBE Press Release 17-12-2015

Procedural safeguards for children in criminal proceedings: Council confirms deal with EP – EU Council Press Release 16-12-2015

EDPS issues an alert on intrusive surveillance - EDPS Press Release 15-12-2015

New Director-General for DG JUSTICE - European Commission Press Release 15-12-2015

Presidency Trio (The Netherlands, Slovakia and Malta) Programme 2016 to mid-2017 – Programme 14-12-2015

State of the European Union Presidency edition - Document 14-12-2015

Legal protection for LGBTI people - FRA Update 11-12-2015

EDPS supports EU legislator on security but recommends re-thinking on EU PNR - EDPS Press Release 10-12-2015

Commission opens infringement procedure against Hungary concerning its asylum law - European Commission Press Release 10-12-2015

Manipulation of market benchmarks: Council confirms agreement with EP on tougher rules - EU Council Press Release 9-12-2015

Fighting tax evasion: EU and the Republic of San Marino sign new tax transparency agreement - European Commission Press Release 8-12-2015

Joint Elements from US-EU Cyber Dialogue - EEAS Press Release 7-12-2015

Annex to EDPS Opinion 6/2015 of 28 October 2015 on EDPS recommendations on the directive for data protection in the police and justice sectors comprising a comparative table of directive texts with EDPS recommendations - EDPS Opinion Annex published 7-12-2015

Q&A: Guidance on transatlantic data transfers following the Schrems ruling - European Commission Fact Sheet 6-11-2015

Updated rules for Europol: Council confirms the agreement found with EP - EU Council Press Release 4-12-2015

Court of Justice of the EU: Council adopts reform of General Court - Council Press Release 3-12-2015

EU Internet Forum: Bringing together governments, Europol and technology companies to counter terrorist content and hate speech online - European Commission Press Release 3-12-2015

European Agenda on Security: Commission takes action to combat terrorism and illegal trafficking of firearms and explosives - European Commission Press Release 2-12-2015 and Fact Sheet

Protection gaps risk exposing children with disabilities to abuse - FRA Press Release including Report 2-12-2015

Financial benchmarks: Commission welcomes agreement on new rules to prevent manipulation - European Commission Press Release 25 November 2015

Conclusions on enhancing the criminal justice response to radicalisation leading to terrorism and violent extremism - Council Press Release 20-11-2015

European Agenda on Security: State of Play - European Commission Press Release 17-11-2015

New rules on better protection for victims of crime in the EU enter into force today - European Commission Press Release 16-11-2015

Victims' Rights Directive: Frequently asked Questions - European Commission Fact Sheet 16-11-2015

Fair trials: civil liberties MEPs back new EU rules on presumption of innocence - European Parliament LIBE Press Release 10-11-2015

Presumption of innocence: Council confirms the agreement found with EP - EU Council Press Release 4-11-2015

EU and Liechtenstein sign deal on automatic exchange of tax data - Council Press Release 28-10-2015

Mass surveillance: EU citizens' rights still in danger - European Parliament Press Release 29-10-2015

The protection of personal data: more than a European fundamental right, it is a right for everyone - European Commission Speech 29-10-2015

A further step towards comprehensive EU data protection: EDPS recommendations for the police and justice sectors - EDPS Press Release and Opinion 28-10-2015

European Commission adopts second annual Work Programme: Maintaining focus and delivering on 10 priorities - European Commission Press Release Questions and Answers and Presentation to the European Parliament and European Parliament Press Release 27-10-2015

Ending EU citizens' bank secrecy in Switzerland - European Parliament Press Release 27-10-2015

MEPs ask EU Commission to monitor investigations into car emission test fraud – European Parliament Press Release 27-10-2015

Council deal on automatic exchange of tax rulings is a “missed opportunity” - European Parliament Press Release 27-10-2015

New report highlights crucial role of EU customs authorities in fighting against counterfeit goods – European Commission Press Release and Memo on EU customs action to tackle the infringement of intellectual property rights 27-10-2015

Sex Trafficking of women - EASO Country of Origin Information Report on Nigeria 27-10-2015

Commissioner Jourová's remarks on Safe Harbour Judgment before LIBE Committee - European Commission Speech 26-10-2015

Safe Harbor Briefin - Q&A session with the EDPS 23-10-2015

Free circulation of public documents: Council confirms the agreement found with the European Parliament - EU Council Press Release 22-10-2015

European Commission takes action to tackle radicalisation through the criminal justice system – European Commission Press Release 19-10-2015

Better guardianship key to better protection for child victims of trafficking - EU FRA Press Release 16-10-2015

Europe’s big data protection opportunity - EDPS Speech to Banking and Payments Federation 8-10-2015

A welcome step towards the reform of Data Protection rules - EDPS Press Release 09-10-2015 and Opinion

Data protection for police and judicial cooperation in criminal matters: Council ready for talks with the European Parliament - EU Council Press Release 09-10-2015 and negotiating position

Strengthening the use of means
of fighting trafficking of firearms - EU Council Conclusions 08-10-2015

First Vice-President Timmermans and Commissioner Jourová on Safe Harbour following Court ruling - European Commission Statement 06-10-2015

CJEU declares the Commission’s US Safe Harbour Decision invalid - CJEU Press Release in Case C-362/14 Maximillian Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner 06-10-2015

Tax transparency: Commission welcomes agreement reached by Member States on the automatic exchange of information on tax rulings - European Commission Press Release 06-10-2015

CJEU judgment on indefinite ban on voting in European Parliament elections - CJEU Press Release 06-10-2015

CJEU members - CJEU Press Release 05-10-2015

Commissioner Jourová 's concluding remarks at the Colloquium on Fundamental Rights - Tolerance and respect: Living better together - European Commission Speech 02-10-2015

CJEU judgment on prison sentence for third-country national unlawfully entering territory in breach of an entry ban - CJEU Judgment 01-10-2015

Have your say on geo-blocking and the role of platforms in the online economy - European Commission Press Release 24-09-2015

CJEU on disapplying limitation periods in cases of serious fraud in relation to VAT - CJEU Press Release 08-09-2015

Questions and Answers on the EU-US data protection Umbrella Agreement - European Commission Fact Sheet 08-09-2015

Commissioner Jourová on the finalisation of the EU-US negotiations on the data protection Umbrella Agreement – Statement 08-09-2015

High-Level Ministerial Conference: Criminal justice response to radicalisation 19-10-2015 - European Commission Event Page

Annual Colloquium on Fundamental Rights Tolerance and respect: preventing and combating antisemitic and anti-Muslim hatred in Europe 1 to 02-10-2015 - European Commission Event Page

European Commission Daphne call - Action grants to support transnational projects to combat sexual harrassment and sexual violence against women - JUST/2015/RDAP/AG/SEXV 07-2015

European Commission Actions grants call to support transnational projects on promoting the quality of the national justice systems - JUST/2015/JACC/AG/QUAL 07-2015

European Commission Action grants call to support projects to enhance the rights of persons suspected or accused of crime – JUST/2015/JACC/AG/PROC 06-2015

Commission modernises EU customs procedures - European Commission Press release 28-07-2015

CJEU on expiry of time-limits to decide on EAW execution – CJEU Press Release 16-07-2015

Passenger Name Records: MEPs back EU system with data protection safeguards – European Parliament Press Release 15-07-2015

Joint statement: Beginning of negotiations between Mexico and the European Union on PNR data transmission – European Commission Statement 14-07-2015

Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos after informal Home Affairs Council in Luxembourg – European Commission Speech 09-07-2015

EU joining CITES Convention will help in the preparation of the Commission's wildlife trafficking action plan – European Commission Press Release 08-07-2015

EDPS Opinion on the EU-Switzerland agreement on the automatic exchange of tax information – EDPS Opinion 08-07-2015

Civil liberties MEPs to debate concerns over French surveillance law - European Parliament Press Release 02-07-2015

European Judicial Network plenary meeting in Riga, Latvia - EJN Press Release 02-07-2015

European Crime Prevention Network hands over flag to Luxembourg - Latvian Presidency Media Release 01-07-2015

A Union for the citizens Priorities of the Luxembourg Presidency 1 July to 31 December 2015 and website

Progress achieved in the Council during Latvian Presidency - Latvian Presidency Media Release 30-06-2015

CEPOL: Council and Parliament agree on updated rules - Council Press Release 30-06-2015

Network and information security: breakthrough in talks with EP - Council Press Release 30-06-2015

European Crime Prevention Network hands over flag to Luxembourg during the last home affairs event of the Presidency - Latvian Presidency Media Release 27-06-2015

Outcome of Justice and Home Affairs Council 15 to 16-06-2015

Press speaking points of Commissioner Jourová at EU-US Justice and Home Affairs meeting in Riga - European Commission Press Release 03-06-2015

OLAF in 2014: a strong investigative performance bringing tangible results for EU taxpayers - European Commission Press Release 02-06-2015

EU-US Justice and Home Affairs Ministers to discuss transatlantic cooperation - Latvian Presidency Media Release 29-05-2015

Fighting tax evasion: EU and Switzerland sign historic tax transparency agreement - European Commission Press Release 27-05-2015

Tougher rules on money laundering to fight tax evasion and terrorist financing - European Parliament Press Release 20-05-2015

Statement on the situation in Hungary - European Commission Press Release 19-05-2015

Fair trials: MEPs strengthen EU-wide standards for legal aid – European Parliament Press Release 06-05-2015

Justice needs to be more child-friendly, finds EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) in its report Child-friendly justice – Perspectives and experiences of professionals on children’s participation in civil and criminal judicial proceedings in 10 EU Member States - FRA Press Release 05-05-2015

Parliament’s Civil Liberties Committee to address situation in Hungary - European Parliament Press Release 30-04-2015

Opening remarks in the European Parliament by First Vice-President Timmermans on the adoption of the European Agenda on Security - European Commission Speech 28-04-2015

Commissioner Avramopoulos presents European Agenda on Security at European Parliament - European Commission Speech 28-04-2015

Commission takes steps to strengthen EU cooperation in the fight against terrorism, organised crime and cybercrime - European Commission Press Release 28-04-2015

European Agenda on Security: Questions & Answers - European Commission Fact Sheet 28-04-2015

Automatic emergency call devices in all new car models from spring 2018 - European Parliament Press Release 28-04-2015

Discussions on reducing number of serious injuries and fatalities on European roads - Presidency Media Release 16-04-2015

MEPs debate how to fight human trafficking - European Parliament Article 16-04-2015

European Parliament Committee Hearing on the fight against terrorism and the challenges for EU internal security - 14-04-2015

Fair trials: MEPs beef up draft EU law on presumption of innocence - European Parliament Press Release 31-03-2015

Investing in an open and secure Europe: €1.8 billion to fund Asylum, Migration, Integration and Security - European Commission Press Release 25-03-2015

Civil liberties MEPs make case for data protection during Washington visit - European Parliament Press Release 24-03-2015

CEPOL Conference in Jūrmala to focus on combating cybercrime - Presidency Media Release 23-03-2015

EU needs to limit “cloned” car registration to combat vehicle crime - Presidency Media Release 23-03-2015

EU counter-terrorism coordinator: “Jail is a major incubator of radicalisation” - European Parliament Article 20-03-2015

Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos following his visit to Europol and the official launch of JOT MARE - Speech 17-03-2015

Outcome of Justice and Home Affairs Council 12 to 13-03-2015

Upcoming Justice and Home Affairs Council 12 to 13-03-2015 agenda highlights

European Commission Statement on the occasion of International Women's Day - 8-03-2015

European Crime Prevention Network experts exchange experience on secondary victimisation - Latvian Presidency Media Release 6-03-2015

European Commission outlines remaining key challenges on gender equality - 5-03-2015

Questions and Answers: What is the EU doing for women's rights and gender equality? - European Commission Fact Sheet 5-03-2015

Traffic offenders traceable across the EU - Council Press Release 2-03-2015

Changes to planned European Passenger Name Record (PNR) system discussed by MEPs - European Parliament Press Release 26-02-2015

Protection of victims in the EU - European Commission Fact Sheet 20-02-2015

Statement of Commissioner Jourová for the European Day for victims of crime - Statement 20-02-2015

Passenger Name Record and data protection talks should go hand in hand, MEPs say - European Parliament Press Release 11-02-2015

European Parliament to resume investigations into CIA-led operations in EU countries - European Parliament Press Release 11-02-2015

Tracing traffic offenders across borders: European Parliament approves new data-sharing rules - European Parliament Press Release 11-02-2015

Money laundering: Council endorses agreement with European Parliament - Presidency Media Release 10-02-2015

European Commission actions to fight FGM in the EU and worldwide - European Commission factsheet 06-02-2015

Joint Statement on the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation - European Commission statement 06-02-2015

Fair trials for children: MEPs amend rules to establish strong EU-wide standards - European Parliament committee Press Release 05-02-2015

Concluding the EU Data Protection Reform is essential for the Digital Single Market - European Commission statement 28-01-2015

Money laundering: company owner lists to fight tax crime and terrorist financing - European Parliament committees Press Release 27-01-2015

Prime Minister to present Latvian Presidency priorities to the European Parliament - see live broadcast 14-01-2015

Fighting terrorism at EU level, an overview of Commission's actions, measures and initiatives - European Commission factsheet 11-01-2015

Better protection for victims of violence anywhere in the EU - European Commission Press Release 9-01-2015

Road traffic offence directive: Council confirms agreement with Parliament - 17-12-2014

Money laundering: Parliament and Council negotiators agree on central registers - 17-12-2014

A new start: European Commission 2015 work programme - 16-12-2014

Main results of Justice and Home Affairs Council - 4 and 5-12-2014

Council agrees general approach on presumption of innocence and the right to be present at trial in criminal proceedings proposal - 4-12-2014

The creation of an operational network - @ON - to counter mafia style serious and organised crime groups - Council Resolution 4-12-2014

The development of a renewed European Union
Internal Security Strategy - Council Conclusions 4-12-2014

A new era for EU Justice and Home Affairs policies - European Commission 1-12-2014

UK's block opt-out and partial re-opt-in to the ex-third pillar acquis - Council 1-12-2014

Presidency briefing on state of play on proposal on the fight against fraud to the Union's financial interests by means of criminal law - 27-11-2014

Giovanni Buttarelli named new data protection watchdog - 27-11-2014

Presidency briefing on state of play on data protection directive proposal - 25-11-2014

Presidency briefing on state of play on legal aid proposal - 17-11-2014

A new chapter for cross-border criminal justice - European Commission First Vice-President Timmermans 13-11-2014

MEPs debate plans to use EU Passenger Name Record (PNR) data to fight terrorism - 11-11-2014

Hearing on Judicial cooperation in criminal matters: roadmap on procedural rights of suspects and accused achievements and the way forward - European Parliament Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs 11-11-2014 see its hearings page

Protecting taxpayers' money: A truly independent and efficient European Public Prosecutor - Commissioner Reicherts 27-10-2014

European Council appoints the new Commission - 23-10-2014

Trafficking in human beings 2010-2014: eradicating the slave trade - European Commission 17-10-2014

EU takes eradication of trafficking in human beings from words to action - Commissioner Malmström 17-10-2014

European Commission refers Italy to the Court of Justice for insufficient rules on compensation for crime victims - 16-10-2014

Combating tax evasion: Council agrees to extend automatic exchange of information - 14-10-2014

Outcome of EU Justice and Home Affairs Council meeting - 9 and 10-10-2014

Joint statement Malmström - Alfano on the informal Ministerial dinner with IT companies - European Commission 09-10-2014

European Parliament hearing candidate First Vice-President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans responsible for Better Regulation, Inter-Institutional Relations, Rule of Law and Charter of Fundamental Rights - 07-10-2014

European Parliament hearing candidate European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality Vĕra Jourová - 01-10-2014

Second Ministerial Conference of the Global Alliance against Child Sexual Abuse Online - European Commission 30-09-2014

European Parliament hearing candidate European Commissioner for Migration and Home Affairs Dimitris Avramopoulos - 30-09-2014

Public hearings of candidate European Commissioners: format and schedule - 18-09-2014

Juncker unveils new European Commission - 10-09-2014

Summary of the results achieved during Cecilia Malmström's mandate as European Commissioner for Home Affairs - 31-07-2014

22 internships available at Europol - deadlines in August 2014

Right to interpretation and translation in criminal proceedings - European Commission urges Spain and Slovenia to implement rules - MEMO/14/470 10-07-2014

Strategic guidelines in the area of freedom, security and justice agreed by European Council 27-06-2014

Free circulation of previous convictions and preventing conflicts of jurisdiction call to reinforce rules - European Commission IP/14/624 02-06-2014

Zero tolerance for counterfeiting the euro: European Commission proposal clears final hurdle - MEMO/14/333 06-05-2014

Every euro counts: European Parliament says 'yes' to new rules to fight fraud - European Commission MEMO/14/303 16-04-2014

Market abuse: EU enacts criminal sanctions to defend market integrity - European Commission IP/14/424 14-04-2014

Rights of the child: European Commission gathers input on how to best protect the most vulnerable from violence - IP/14/392 10-04-2014

EU Court of Justice declares the Data Retention Directive to be invalid - CJEU Press Release No 54/14 08-04-2014

Innocent until proven guilty: Yes says Parliament - European Commission MEMO/14/264 07-04-2014

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The Court of Justice of the European Union in criminal matters under the Lisbon Treaty in practice: pre and post expiry of transitional period on 1 December 2014
Professor Anne Weyembergh, Coordinator on EU Criminal Law, Institute for European Studies, Université Libre de Bruxelles and Founder and Coordinator, European Criminal Law Academic Network (ECLAN) Watch video

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The traffic of human beings: legal framework and judicial cooperation

Deputy Prosecutor Calogero Ferrara, the District Antimafia Prosecutor Office of Palermo Watch video part 1, part 2 and part 3

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An update on the proposal for a European Public Prosecutor's Office and on the proposal for a Directive on the fight against fraud to the European Union's financial interests by means of criminal law
Dr. Andrea Venegoni, magistrate of the Digest Office (research department) of the Supreme Court of Cassation, Italy and former European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) agent Watch video

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The fight against economic crime, the cooperation between the Bank of Italy and the Judicial Authority

Dr. Carlo Alberto Giusti, Counsellor to the Secretary of State for Justice, Italy Watch video

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The new Directive on the freezing and confiscation of instrumentalities and proceeds of crime in the European Union

Fiona Jackson, Barrister, 33 Chancery Lane, London Watch video

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The new EU rules for dealing with market abuse: the Directive on criminal sanctions for market abuse and the Market Abuse Regulation
Sarah Clarke, Barrister, Serjeants Inn Chambers, London and author of Insider Dealing: Law and Practice 2013, Oxford University Press Watch video

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Reflections on EU proposals on rights of suspects and accused: presumption of innocence, right to be present at trial, safeguards for children and right to provisional legal aid
Libby McVeigh, Head of Law Reform, Fair Trials International, London Watch video

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Compensation for costs and legal fees after a conviction or acquittal, the Greek perspective from the Autumn 2014 conference of the European Criminal Bar Association
Alexis Anagnostakis, Anagnostakis Law Offices, Greece, Barrister at Law and Member of the Advisory Board of European Criminal Bar Association Watch video

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Modern technology in Italian criminal proceedings: challenges and opportunities

Avv. Nicola Canestrini, Studio Legale Canestrini, Trentino, Italy Watch video

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