Webinar 24/2020: Illicit trafficking of Firearms – changing modus operandi

08 July 2020

The objectives of the webinar are:

  • To become familiar with the main changes in the Modus Operandi of the Illicit trafficking of Firearms as result of the COVID-19 situation
  • To understand about the challenges of Criminal Justice Response to Firearms Trafficking
  • To be informed about the effects of COVID-19 towards the firearms related crime from a UK perspective with the focus on the reduction in firearms discharges; continued seizure of firearms; increased use of shotguns and homemade “Slam Guns”

Webinar 23/2020: Illegal Firearms Crime in the context of the COVID-19 crisis

03 July 2020

The objectives of the webinar is:

  • To become familiar with the dynamic of the rate of Ballistic Cases during the COVID-19 crisis;
  • To know about the challenges of the exchange of Ballistic Data in the Context of COVID-19 Situation;
  • To be aware about the current trends and threats on EU level in the area of Illicit trafficking of firearms;
  • To be informed about important aspects of illegal firearms related investigations during pandemic situation.

Online Course 07/2019: Firearms - International Cooperation and Operations

09 March 2020 to 27 March 2020

The overall aim of the online course is to deliver training concerning the legal aspects, operational aspects, international cooperation, intelligence gathering and information exchange aspects on the topic of Firearms Control and Firearms Trafficking, focusing on the operational aspects concerning the implementation of EMPACT Operational Action Plans.

The course will be divided in three phases:



Office address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1066 Budapest
Ó utca 27

Correspondence address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1903 Budapest

Email address

Telephone: +36 1 803 8030/8031

Fax: +36 1 803 8032