The aim of police and judicial cooperation in criminal matters is to ensure a high level of safety for individuals in the EU by preventing and combating crime.
The cooperation takes place between national police forces and national judicial authorities with the help of EU agencies such as Eurojust, Europol and the European Judicial Network where needed. This cooperation involves the collection and exchange of information on people.
EDPS Supervisory Opinion on the Rules on Processing of Operational Personal Data by the European Border and Coast Guard Agency (Frontex).
EDPS Opinion on authorising the opening of negotiations for a cooperation between the EU & INTERPOL