*R (on the application of TD) v Metropolitan Police Commissioner

Data protection – Processing of information. Following an allegation of sexual assault against the claimant resulting in no further action, 40 pages of information had been retained. The claimant's application for judicial review of the decision to retain the information was dismissed and he appealed. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, in dismissing the appeal, held that it was in no position to hold that the records should be destroyed or deleted.

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