Headquarters of Eurojust in La Haye (Photo: European Commission)

The European Judicial Co-operation Unit.

A body of national prosecutors, magistrates or police officers from the Member States. Established in 2002 under theĀ Treaty of Nice to co-ordinate the fight against crime.

The Lisbon Treaty strengthens the cooperation for Home and Justice affairs also by initiating a common prosecutor.



See also Justice and Home affairs.