In order to reduce the environmental impact - by submitting this form you are acknowledging that you have read and understood its contents and that this form can be treated as if it was physically signed by yourself.
ACCEPTANCE OF INDIVIDUAL RESPONSIBILITY TO MAINTAIN SECURITY
OF HUMBERSIDE POLICE INFORMATION
Information is a vital component in the provision of an effective policing service. Humberside Police keeps and processes a large amount of information that is often sensitive in nature and is required to protect life and property, prevent and detect crime and assist in the apprehension and prosecution of offenders.
Whilst working with Humberside Police you will gather, use and disclose information for all sorts of reasons whilst undertaking your duties. You must be aware of the implications for both yourself and the organisation if you misuse that information. You will be advised how you should utilise Humberside Police information so that it is provided to the right people for the right purpose at the right time on a "need to know" basis.
The following declaration must be signed to signify that you accept your responsibility to abide by Humberside Police requirements relating to security of information at all times.
I understand that I am personally responsible for the protection and security of all information that I handle, use and disclose during the course of my work with Humberside Police. I understand my personal responsibilities, including the fact that I may be held personally liable for non-compliance.
Official Secrets Acts 1911 to 1989
- I have been informed that information, documents or other articles protected against disclosure by the provisions of the Official Secrets Act 1989 relating to security or intelligence, defence or international relations, may come into my possession as a result of my work for Humberside Police on terms requiring it to be held in confidence.
- I understand that, knowing such information, documents or other articles are so protected against disclosure, I may be prosecuted for an offence under the Official Secrets Acts 1911 to 1989 should I disclose without lawful authority any or any part of such information, documents or other articles.
- I understand the above declaration continues to apply when my work for Humberside Police has ended.