Hertfordshire Constabulary

Breach details

What Breach of the First and Third Data Protection Principles and the European Convention on Human Rights.
Personal data in the form of vehicle numberplates.
How much An unknown number of records.
When Unknown.
Why Currently all vehicles entering and leaving Royston have their numberplates recorded by ANPR cameras. Although this data can only be accessed in limited circumstances the Commissioner is concerned it could be used for other purposes, and there is a risk of its unauthorised or unlawful access.

Regulatory action

Regulator ICO
Action Enforcement Notice Issued to Hertfordshire Constabulary.
When 15 July 2013.
Details Enforcement notice issued to ensure that within 90 days the personal data recorded by the ANPR cameras will no longer be processed without a Privacy Impact Assessment.