Webinar 23/2021: European Firearms Experts (EFE) - A Law Enforcement Working Party network

03 March 2021

The aim of the webinar is to:

  • provide information on the organisational structure, tasks, responsibilities and main activities of the European Firearms Experts (EFE) group;
  • explain the latest EFE products and their potential applicability in the daily work in the area of countering the illegal firearms related crime;
  • describe the work and tasks of the National Firearms Focal Points.

Webinar AdHoc 43/2020: FRONTEX Handbook on detection of firearms for border guard and customs

18 January 2021

Objectives of the webinar:

  • To increase the knowledge on legal ways of transferring/importing/exporting weapons and documentation associated
  • To support the initial, appropriate evidence securing
  • Recognise different MO applied by criminals
  • Enhance LEA capacities to prevent and fight Firearms Trafficking

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”



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