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Disclosure and Barring Service Independent Monitor

Question for Home Office

UIN 215824, tabled on 25 November 2014

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, on how many occasions the Independent Monitor for the Disclosure and Barring Service has overturned decisions made by the police since 1 December 2012.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

16 December 2014

From 1 December 2012 to 30 November 2014, the Independent Monitor reviewed 576 cases. Of these, the Independent Monitor has deleted police discretionary information entirely in 29 cases, partially deleted information in 36 cases and has amended wording in 10 cases.

Answered by

Home Office
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