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This notice sets out how the statutory obligations relating to the management of personal data will be addressed by the Biometrics Commissioner and the Office of the Biometrics Commissioner (OBC).
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The Biometrics Commissioner is independent of government. His role is to keep under review the retention and use by the police of DNA samples, DNA profiles and fingerprints.
Biometrics Commissioner works with the Home Office.
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020 7035 5156
All press enquiries should be made to Justin Hawkins
07792 551 301
This organisation is not covered by the Freedom of Information Act.
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