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22nd January 2020 Issue no. 491
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Data Protection law does not prevent information sharing to save lives and stop crime
Steve Wood of the ICO reminds public and private organisations that new data protection legislation does not stop them from disclosing personal data to assist police forces or other law enforcement authorities.
It's nearly eleven months since the UK's new data protection legislation came into effect, giving organisations more responsibilities and giving citizens strengthened rights. In terms of data sharing the message is also one of continuity as the core considerations that existed under the previous legislation remain the same.
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