Mgr. Lukáš Starý, národní člen České republiky v Eurojustu, email: collegeCZ@eurojust.europe.cz
JUDr. Anna Richterová, zástupkyně národního člena České republiky v Eurojustu, email: collegeCZ@eurojust.europe.cz

This contribution provides information on joint investigation teams, their purpose and functioning. The aim of this article is to increase awareness about this relatively new tool of judicial cooperation which should facilitate the work of law enforcement and judicial authorities within the framework of international cooperation. It gives practical advice how to establish a JIT. The article also touches upon the possibility of financing JITs´ activities from Eurojust´s (The European Union’s Judicial Cooperation Unit) funds.