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The legislation also explains under which circumstances biometric information can and will be deleted from national police systems Police National Computer (PNC), National Fingerprint Database (IDENT1) and the National DNA Database (NDNAD).
To find out if you have grounds for an application to have biometric information removed from police records, go to the ACRO criminal records office website, where they have a detailed breakdown of the circumstances under which they would consider a request. This process also deals with requests for the removal of arrest records or out of court disposals, eg cautions.
All enquiries of this type must go to ACRO, rather than to us.