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9 02, 2019

What information does the police hold on me?

By |February 9th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

If you have ever been questioned by the police then your details will usually be entered onto a number of systems. If you were arrested then you would have been entered onto the Police National Computer (PNC). Along with being entered on the PNC the police will also retain "local records". These will be

31 01, 2019

What is the impact of the 2019 Supreme Court criminal records decision?

By |January 31st, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

Yesterday the Supreme Court handed down a judgement with respect to the disclosure of past criminal records. This litigation had been ongoing for a number of years, including numerous claimants and campaign groups. The judgement can be found here: R (on the application of P, G and W) (Respondents) v Secretary of State for

19 11, 2018

Racially Aggravated Assault Caution Removed

By |November 19th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , |

We have again had a police caution deleted for a client. The client had been issued a caution for racially aggravated assaulted after a night out. The client had been drunk at the time and had been accused of assault after his friends had been thrown out of a nightclub. The client was accused

26 10, 2018

Assault Allegation Removed for Health Professional

By |October 26th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , |

We have successfully had a police caution for assault deleted for our client. The client was a medical professional and had been issued the caution in relation to a dispute with a civil enforcement officer. The client, for fear of being prosecuted at court, and the potential for exposure that this might bring, and

26 07, 2018

Assault Caution Deleted

By |July 26th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

We have again successfully applied for the deletion of a client's police caution. The client had been issued a police caution during a night out after work. The client was a successful city professional and the caution, had it been retained, would have had a devastating impact on his career. The client had been

8 07, 2018

PNC Record Deleted

By |July 8th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

We have successfully had our client's PNC record deleted. Our client had been wrongfully accused of a minor criminal allegation. After making successful representations to the police, the case was dropped. As the client worked in a regulated profession, he was concerned about his PNC arrest record showing up on an enhanced DBS check.

25 06, 2018

Penalty Notice for Disorder (PND) for Shoplifting Deleted

By |June 25th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Our client had been issued with Penalty Notice for Disorder (PND) in relation to a shoplifting allegation. The client had been accused of shoplifting and had been detained by security staff. When the police arrived, they promptly offered the client a Penalty Notice for Disorder; as the client was fearful of being prosecuted, he

14 06, 2018

Removal of Assault Caution

By |June 14th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Police Caution Removal We have again had a caution deleted for one of our clients. We promptly applied for the removal of our client's police caution from the PNC. Within a relatively short period of time, the police had agreed to the expungement. The police caution had been issued in relation to an

19 05, 2018

Police Caution Removal for Affray

By |May 19th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

We have successfully argued for the removal of client's police caution from the PNC. Our client had received a caution over 15 years ago for affray. Affray is permanently disclosable as it is on a list of offences that will never be removed from a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Due to the

8 04, 2018

Caution Deleted – Drunk and Disorderly Allegation

By |April 8th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

We have successfully applied for the deletion of a caution issued to our client several years ago. The caution was impacting the client's immigration application overseas, and we were instructed us to apply for its deletion. Deletion of Police Caution Solicitors After reviewing the client's evidence we were able to determine that