Rebecca Camber reports:
Tens of thousands of people who report crimes to police are having their personal details stored on a ‘secret’ police database.
Innocent members of the public who call 999 about an incident or witness a crime are routinely being asked for their ethnicity and date of birth, it has emerged.
The details are being kept on a ‘Big Brother’ police file where thousands of suspected criminals’ details are also held for years without their knowledge.
Read more in the Daily Mail.