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Proposed amendment of Police Act 1997 would change DBS rules

Automatic disclosure of youth cautions would be removed under changed legislation.

Proposed amendment of Police Act 1997 would change DBS rules

Date - 10th July 2020
By - Gary Mason
Proposed changes to criminal records checks would see any offences classed as low-level convictions, which took place more than 11 years ago, no longer automatically showing on Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) certificates. Multiple convictions...
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