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Blog: Continuous CCTV in taxis – where do councils stand? 0

CCTV cameras have become a part of our everyday lives, we go about our business largely unaware of them. They can serve as a valuable tool for security, crime prevention

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ICO strengthens commitment to technology and innovation with appointment of new executive director 0

The Information Commissioner’s commitment to encouraging new ideas and emerging technologies while protecting people’s privacy has been strengthened with a high-profile appointment. Source: ico.org.uk

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Emma’s Diary fined £140,000 for selling personal information for political campaigning 0

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined Lifecycle Marketing (Mother and Baby) Ltd, also known as Emma’s Diary , £140,000 for illegally collecting and selling personal information belonging to more

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Marketing firm fined £100,000 after making more than 75,000 nuisance calls 0

The Information Commissioner’s Office has fined an East Sussex marketing company £100,000 for making 75,649 nuisance calls. AMS Marketing Ltd, of Peacehaven, made the calls to people who had opted

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ICO’s annual report reveals increased public awareness of privacy and information rights issues 0

New laws and high profile investigations have helped put data protection and privacy at the centre of the UK public’s consciousness like never before, the Information Commissioner has said. Source:

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Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse fined £200,000 for revealing identities of possible abuse victims in mass email 0

The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) has been fined £200,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) after sending a bulk email that identified possible victims of non-recent child

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Findings, recommendations and actions from ICO investigation into data analytics in political campaigns 0

Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham has today published a detailed update of her office’s investigation into the use of data analytics in political campaigns. Source: ico.org.uk

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South Wales firm fined £60,000 for nuisance pay day loan texts 0

A South Wales firm has been fined £60,000 by the Information Commissioner for allowing its lines to be used to send spam texts to more than 270,000 people, without their

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Dirwy o £60,000 i ffyrm o’r De am negeseuon testun niwsans ynghylch benthyciadau diwrnod cyflog 0

Mae’r Comisiynydd Gwybodaeth wedi rhoi dirwy o £60,000 i ffyrm o’r De am ganiatáu i’w llinellau gael eu defnyddio i anfon negeseuon testun sbam i fwy na 270,000 o bobl

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ICO Grants Programme launches second round of funding for research into innovative privacy solutions 0

  The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has launched the second round of funding from its grants programme to promote and support independent, innovative research and solutions focused on privacy and

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