IC-89850-L1G1

The complainant requested information from Northumbria Police about its application a legal test.  Northumbria Police failed to respond to this request within the 20 working day time scale of the FOIA. Powered by WPeMatico

IC-89430-Z2S3

The complainant requested information from Northumbria Police about the status of staff.  Northumbria Police failed to respond to this request within the 20 working day time scale of the FOIA. No steps are required. Powered by WPeMatico

IC-66459-M9N0

The complainant requested from the Royal Borough of Kingston Upon Thames (“the Council”) information regarding payments to service providers during the pandemic. The Council refused the request as it considered that compliance with it would exceed the cost limit under section 12(1) of the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is that the Council was entitled to…

IC-72729-Z9N5

The complainant requested from the London Borough of Sutton (“the Council”) information regarding payments to service providers during the pandemic. The Council refused the request as it considered that compliance with it would exceed the cost limit under section 12 of the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is that the Council was entitled to rely on…

IC-93886-S1H1

The complainant requested information from the Council of the University of Sheffield (“the University”) relating to the grading of Medical students at the University. By the date of this notice the University had not provided a substantive response to the requests. The Commissioner’s decision is that the University has failed to respond to the requests…

IC-54631-Z9R0

The complainant requested information about how Staffordshire Police recorded an incident of theft that he had reported. Staffordshire Police refused to disclose the information under the FOIA, citing the non disclosure exemption at section 40(2) (personal information). However, it disclosed most of the complainant’s own personal data to him under the subject access provisions of…

IC-39670-B1L9

The complainant has requested various costs and fees paid associated with an apprenticeship campaign overseen by the Department for Education (DfE). The DfE provided some of the information but refused to provide the specific fees paid to a number of individuals as it considered they were third party personal data and therefore exempt from disclosure…

IC-72589-Z0N0

In three requests the complainant has requested information associated with the 1995 BBC Panorama interview with Diana, The Princess of Wales. The BBC refused to comply with the requests as it considered that the requested information was held for the purposes of journalism and was therefore derogated information and outside the scope of the FOIA.…

AEPD-EDPS joint paper on 10 misunderstandings related to anonymisation

AEPD-EDPS joint paper on 10 misunderstandings related to anonymisation francesco Tue, 04/27/2021 – 11:16 Tue, 04/27/2021 – 12:00 The objective of this document is to raise awareness about some misunderstandings about anonymisation, and to motivate its readers to check assertions about the technology, rather than accepting them without verification 1 Read paper Powered by WPeMatico

IC-49308-W6Z2

The complainant requested numbers of insurance fraud investigations undertaken in relation to vehicle crime from West Midlands Police (WMP). WMP advised that to provide the requested information would exceed the cost limit at section 12(1) (Cost of compliance exceeds appropriate limit) of the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is that WMP was entitled to rely on…