Guidance

Forensic information databases for research purposes: guidance

Guidance on the process to request data to support research into forensic information databases.

Documents

Forensic information databases service (FINDS): process for release from the forensic information databases for research purposes

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Forensic information databases: request form

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Details

This guidance provides details on how samples, profiles and data requests from forensic information databases for research purposes are authorised and processed in accordance with the expanded forensic information databases strategy board’s policy.

This also includes a form for requesting data to support research into forensic information databases.

Published 3 August 2017