28 June 2018 — Press release
Paul Wiles, Biometrics Commissioner, responds to the Home Office Biometrics Strategy.
6 June 2018 — Press release
The report provides details of the activities of the Biometrics Commissioner during 2017.
10 April 2018 — News story
The Biometrics Commissioner has now presented his annual report for 2017 to the Home Secretary, under section 21 of the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012 (PoFA).
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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.
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