Abbreviation Term
AFSJ Area of Freedom, Security and Justice
AG Advocate General
AI Artificial Intelligence
AML Anti-Money Laundering
ARO(s) Asset Recovery Office(s)
CBRN Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear
CCBE Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe
CCJE Consultative Council of European Judges
CDPC European Committee on Crime Problems
CEPEJ European Commission on the Efficiency of Justice
CEPOL European Police College
CFR Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union
CFT Countering Financing of Terrorism
CJEU Court of Justice of the European Union
CoE Council of Europe
COREPER Committee of Permanent Representatives
COSI Standing Committee on Operational Cooperation on Internal Security
CTF Counter-Terrorism Financing
CVM Cooperation and Verification Mechanism
DAV Deutscher Anwaltverein (German Bar Association)
DG Directorate General
EAW European Arrest Warrant
EBA European Banking Authority
ECA European Court of Auditors
ECB European Central Bank
ECBA European Criminal Bar Association
ECHR European Convention on Human Rights
ECRIS European Criminal Records Information System
ECtHR European Court of Human Rights
EDPB European Data Protection Board
EDPS European Data Protection Supervisor
EES Entry-Exit System
EIO European Investigation Order
EJN European Judicial Network
ENISA European Network and Information Security Agency
EPO European Protection Order
EPPO European Public Prosecutor Office
EPRS European Parliamentary Research Service
ETIAS European Travel Information and Authorisation System
EU European Union
FCC (German) Federal Constitutional Court (Bundesverfassungsgericht)
FD Framework Decision
GDPR General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2016/679)
GRECO Group of States against Corruption
GRETA Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings
HRC Higher Regional Court (Oberlandesgericht)
ICTY International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia
IP Intellectual Property
JHA Justice and Home Affairs
JIT Joint Investigation Team
LIBE Committee Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
(M)EP (Members of the) European Parliament
MLA Mutual Legal Assistance
MONEYVAL Committee of Experts on the Evaluation of Anti-Money Laundering Measures and the Financing of Terrorism
MoU Memorandum of Understanding
OJ Official Journal
OLAF Office Européen de Lutte Anti-Fraude (European Anti-Fraud Office)
PNR Passenger Name Record
SIS Schengen Information System
SitCen Joint Situation Centre
TEU Treaty on European Union
TFEU Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union