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ICO warning about retention of historical inquiry data by ex officers

Information Commissioner's Office says forces need to look at notebook retention policy after Met case finishes with no action.

Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham

Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham

Date - 5th September 2019
By - Gary Mason
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Police officers who retire or leave early should not be allowed to retain their notebooks or other sources of data which may contain personal information gathered during their service, the Information Commissioner’s Office has warned. The...
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