Guidance

International DNA and fingerprint exchange policy for the UK

This document sets out the policy governing the international exchange of data held on forensic information databases under the FIND Strategy Board’s remit.

Documents

Forensic Information Database Service (FINDS): International DNA and Fingerprint Exchange Policy for the United Kingdom

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This document sets out the policy governing the international exchange of data held on forensic information databases under the FIND Strategy Board’s remit:

  • DNA samples, DNA profiles, the searching of UK DNA profiles against non-UK DNA databases and the searching non-UK DNA profiles against UK DNA databases
  • fingerprints (Tenprints and scene of crime marks), the searching of UK fingerprints against non-UK fingerprints databases and the searching of non-UK fingerprints against UK fingerprint databases
Published 8 July 2019