THE CONFERENCE OF HEADS OF EUROPOL NATIONAL UNITS (HENU)

Publication date 14.11.2018

The Conference of Heads of EUROPOL National Units (HENU) took place on 13—14 November 2018 in Hague. During this conference col. dr Krzysztof Borkowski, Deputy Director CFLP, maj. Wojciech Ceglarski, senior research and technical expert in Toolmark and Ballistic Department CFLP and Marcin Tęgos from Communications and IT Department, The Police Head Office, have presented the option of including FAVI (Forensic Aid in Vehicle Identification) into EUROPOL.

FAVI project, designed and implemented in CFLP, is being used by international group of forensic experts, dealing with the identification of VIN numbers, and services combating vehicle crime. EUROPOL Platform for Experts (EPE) is an European internet platform used to exchange information between experts and specialists representing various fields of public security. Presentation of examination capabilities, offered by FAVI system, evoked a great interest of heads of national units of EUROPOL, who have discussed formal and technical means necessary for its implementation to EPE.