HC Deb 12 November 1987 vol 122 cc206-7W
Mr. Cohen

To ask the Secretary of State for the I tome Department what account the team set up to establish what further record might be put on the police national computer will take of the implications for civil liberties; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Douglas Hogg

The team is fully aware that all records on the police national computer are subject to the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1984 and will be subject also to the code of practice for police computer systems (including the police national computer) being prepared by the Association of Chief Police Officers.