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2 November 2021 — News story
A quarter of the way into my term of office we now have a once-in-this-generation opportunity to reform the police use of biometrics and surveillance, build public trust and provide assurance of ethical practice and leadership.
13 September 2021 — News story
Update on the status of the Biometrics Commissioner’s annual report for 2020.
10 December 2020 — Corporate report
The interim report of the Biometrics Commissioner for 2020.
7 September 2020 — News story
Biometrics Commissioner statement on Counter-Terrorism Policing’s request to extend section 24 of the Coronavirus Act 2020 by six months.
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The Biometrics Commissioner is independent of government. His role is to keep under review the retention and use by the police of DNA samples, DNA profiles and fingerprints.
Biometrics Commissioner works with the Home Office.
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