New Instruction in Arrest Record Deletion Case

New Instruction in Arrest Record Deletion Case

We have again been instructed to apply to the police caution to delete an arrest record.

The client, a professional, was arrested over 5 years ago in relation to a minor incident. The arrest record however has remained on the Police National Computer (PNC) and has showed up on an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check.

Arrest Record Removal Lawyer – How do I remove an Arrest Record?

We have successfully applied in previous cases to have arrest records deleted or to have minor out of court disposals  (such as a police caution) removed from the PNC.

Arrest Records and immigration

You may find that an arrest record is showing up on your UK police certificate or, if you are not a UK national, on your home country’s immigration police check, such as United States FBI Rap Sheet.

Fingerprint and DNA Removal Solicitors

We can also apply to have all biometric data removed from the police’s system.

Wrongful and Unlawful Arrests

If you feel you were wrongfully arrested and/or the allegation against you was unsubstantiated or unfounded then please get in touch.

We offer reasonable fixed fees and can usually determine if a case has merit from an initial assessment.

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About the Author:

I am a qualified solicitor and I have extensive experience of applying for the removal of police cautions from the PNC, challenging DBS certificates and DBS barring decisions. I have had numerous successful cases, and for cases where judicial review proceedings have been issued, I am usually able to recoup my clients’ costs from the police. I have co-authored a journal paper on the reform of the police cautioning procedure in the Criminal Law Review (the leading criminal law journal : “Suggestions for Reform to the Simple Cautioning procedure”). I also write the UK Westlaw Insight on Police Cautions and published an article in the Criminal Law and Justice Weekly on anonymity in criminal proceedings and its impact on the police caution: Adult Defendant Anonymity in Criminal Proceedings