Mgr. Dušan Gaľo, interní doktorand na katedře trestního práva, Právnická fakulta Masarykovy univerzity v Brně, email: galodusan@gmail.com

The paper deals with the issue of connivance of crime in the Czech criminal law. It focuses on both the current state and the historical development and the origin of this crime. The paper provides an insight into the crime from the point of view of legal regulations as well as judicial acts. It also provides thoughts on the impact of legal regulations and judicature on the use of connivance in practice.