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Police Conduct Regulations 2012. Home Office Guidance 2018

The Home Office has published:

– Frequently asked questions on the barred and advisory lists; and

– Amended Home Office guidance on police misconduct.

The Home Office states that the changes include:

– further guidance on the regulations for former officers including whether they apply to cases of misconduct taken under Conduct Regulations issued prior to 2012

– clarification that police staff members who are under local probationary rules equivalent to Regulation 13 of Police Regulations 2003 will not be included on the barred list

– triggers and process for the advisory list have been made clearer and explanation of the process of automatic removal from the advisory list which exists for designated volunteers.