Keeping children safe across the world

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Subject access  

 Access your information

Find out what is on your record

 ACRO Annual Report 2016-2017

   Annual Report Highlights 16-17  

 Safer communities in the UK and across the world


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Automating conviction requests 

  Automating conviction requests

Reducing the burden on police forces


ACRO Criminal Records Office is a national police unit in the UK.

We provide a range of criminal records information services to law enforcement and public protection agencies as well as the public.

Our purpose is 'safer communities in the UK and across the world' and we take pride in our safeguarding role.