Data Misuse: Police (PCSO)

On Thursday 14th May 2008 PCSO, Police Community Support Office Glen Baker, aged 47, was convicted of accessing the Police National Computer for his own purposes.

Glenn Baker is pictured on the left of this photograph:

PCSO Glenn Baker, Pictured on the Left

PCSO Glenn Baker, Pictured on the Left

This is another in a series of data misuses by the police, though the frequency of reported incidents tends to imply that people are getting caught more rather than committing the offense more.  Which is worse, its happening a lot now, or for years we had no idea it was happening a lot?

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One Response to “Data Misuse: Police (PCSO)”

  1. Data Misuse: Examples of Police Data Misuse « Data – Where is it? Says:

    [...] In May 2009 a PCSO was convicted of misusing the Police National Computer [...]


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