FOI release

DBS 1027: Special payments

Response to DBS FOI 1027.



I note your request for information was as follows:

On page 63 of the annual report and accounts of the Criminal Records Bureau there is a section entitled 19 Losses and Special Payments.

Of the 210 ex-gratia payments made in that financial year please provide me a list of the ten biggest payments, giving an explanation of exactly what each one was for and how much was paid out. Specifically if it was down to a delay by the CRB in processing an application, please state the length of the delay and if it was because an incorrect criminal conviction was recorded against an individual. Please state what the incorrect criminal conviction was.