Crb Checks

CRB Checks Ruling a Victory for Common Sense

Corinna Ferguson | Posted 31.03.2013 | UK Politics
Corinna Ferguson

Disappointingly the government has already indicated that it will appeal; citing a desire not to compromise the protection of children and vulnerable groups. But today's judgment doesn't require any compromise of this kind. It isn't about violent criminals or sex offenders.

Criminal Record Checks Are Breach Of Human Rights, Court Rules

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 29.01.2013 | UK

Asking people to declare all past criminal convictions, including offences committed as children, is a breach of human rights, a landmark judgment has...

Want To Watch Your Son Play Rugby? We Need To Check Your Criminal Record

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Parents have expressed fury at being asked to undergo a criminal records check before they are allowed to watch their children play in school sports. ...

Paedophiles And Drug Dealers Applying For Teacher Jobs

PA | Posted 26.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Paedophiles, violent thugs and drug dealers were among more than 4,000 offenders who applied to become teachers last year despite having almost 10,000...

Ho Ho No: Criminal Checks Forces School To Cancel Santa Visit

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 16.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Children have been left devastated after authorities barred Father Christmas visiting their schools, because he had not had criminal record checks. ...

Change In Rules Regulating Taxi Drivers Is Putting Londoners' Safety At Risk, Says Transport For London

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 24.09.2011 | UK

The safety of Londoners is being put at risk because of proposed changes to the rules regulating taxi drivers, industry bodies have said. Transport...