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    The Association of Chief Police Officers Criminal Records Office (ACRO) has an interim governance board, which on November 6, 2014 combined the former boards of ACRO and the UK Central Authority for the Exchange of Criminal Records (UKCA-ECR). 


    This interim board comprises stakeholder representatives from Government, policing and expert members, as well as representatives from Scotland and Northern Ireland. Current members of the board include the following individuals:


    David Cheesman - Home Office (deputy chair)

    Ian Readhead - Chief Executive of ACRO and Director of Information for ACPO

    DAC Steve Rodhouse - Metropolitan Police Service

    Simon Hayes - Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire

    ACC David Pryde - Hampshire Constabulary representing ACPO PNC 

    Nicole Cornelius - Hampshire Constabulary

    David Allen - National Crime Agency

    Alison Bell - Scottish Government

    Ian Kernohan - Scottish Government

    Lorraine Henderson - Police Scotland

    Raymond McIntyre - Police Scotland

     Pamela Reid - Department of Justice Northern Ireland

    Peter Galbraith- Police Service Northern Ireland 

    Ian Johnston - Disclosure and Barring Service

    Malcolm King- Independent Representative 


    A new governance board with a refined membership and new chair will be put in place after April 1, 2015.

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