FS50836135

The complainant has requested information about the use of paper boiler suits in custody suites from the Metropolitan Police Service (the “MPS”). The MPS provided some information but advised that further information is not held. During the Commissioner’s investigation, some further information was identified as suitable for disclosure. In respect of that information the MPS…

FS50859998

The complainant requested information relating to the outcome of an exercise carried out by the Contacts Management Team at the Trust with the contractor Interserve (Make Ready Contract). The Commissioner considers that the Trust has breached section 10(1) FOIA in the handling of this request. The Commissioner requires the public authority to provide the complainant…

FS50795743

The complainants requested information relating to a section 106 agreement entered into by the council relating to a proposed skate park in Sawtry. The council provided some information and carried out searches for information on a number of occasions, however the complainants consider that further information must be held. The council then applied Regulation 12(4)(b)…

FER820729

The complainant has requested information relating to a temporary closure of the Rotherhithe Tunnel, including engineering report and risk assessments. Transport for London provided some summary information but refused to provide the full reports and assessments under the exception at regulation 12(5)(a) of the EIR. The Commissioner’s decision is that Transport for London has correctly…

FS50808414

The complainant has requested information about whether Derbyshire Constabulary is, has or would ever pay child rapists for information. Derbyshire Constabulary explained that it was neither confirming nor denying whether it held any information by virtue of section 12(2) (Exceeding the appropriate limit) of the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is that Derbyshire Constabulary is entitled…

FS50807165

In this case the Information Commissioner is both the public authority which is the subject of the complaint and the regulator of the FOIA responsible for investigating the complaint. The notice will use the term Information Commissioner’s Officer (ICO) when referring to the Information Commissioner as the public authority subject to the complaint and the…

FER0840185

The complainant has requested information relating to whether there was a need to extend the High Speed Two rail project by up to twelve months. High Speed Two Limited (HS2 Ltd) refused the request under a variety of exceptions. The exact same request had been made nearly two years earlier and the refusal of the…

FS50833871

The complainant has asked Portsmouth City Council for a copy of the templated wording or paragraphs it uses to either accept or reject representations made in respect of Penalty Charge Notices (“PCNs”). The Council confirmed that it holds this information bur refused to disclose it in reliance on section 31(1)(a) of the FOIA. The Commissioner…

FS50812637

The complainant has requested information relating to a myth-busting document produced by the Department for Education (the DfE). The DfE disclosed some emails but disclosed some information under section 40(2). The remaining correspondence held by the DfE was withheld under section 36(2)(b)(ii) and 36(2)(c). The Commissioner’s decision is that the DfE has correctly applied the…

FS50816067

The complainant requested a closed file from The National Archives (“TNA”) relating to a historical police investigation. The Commissioner’s decision is that TNA correctly withheld the file from disclosure under section 40(2) of the FOIA – third party personal data. The Commissioner does not require TNA to take any steps to ensure compliance with the…