Dear West Mercia Police,

https://www.app.college.police.uk/app-co...

In relation to Shropshire council, and information sharing, "legal gateways"... please provide the following:

1. Your signed mou with shropshire council
2. The data processing contract
3. The service Level agreement
4. Information sharing agreement.

Yours faithfully,
Wayne Pearsall

Information Compliance, West Mercia Police

 
Dear Mr Pearsall
 
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST REFERENCE NO: 12483
 
I write in connection with your request for West Mercia Police information
which was dated and received on 30th August 2019.
 
Your request will now be considered in accordance with the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 (the Act). 
 
Please note that due to an unprecedented number of requests being received
for subject access and FOI, for the foreseeable future requests are now
being triaged and addressed in the following order; Subject Access
requests and then FOI requests.  Every effort will be made to meet our
statutory timescales for responses, subject to the information not being
exempt or containing a reference to a third party. and we ask for your
understanding.
We will aim to provide the information within 20 working days as required
by the Freedom of Information Act.
 
There may be a fee payable for the retrieval, collation and provision of
the information you request.  If this is the case you will be informed and
the 20 working day timescale will be suspended until we receive payment
from you. If you chose not to make payment then your request will remain
unanswered.
 
Some requests may also require either full or partial transference to
another public authority in order to answer your query in the fullest
possible way. Again, you will be informed if this is the case.
 
Should you have any further enquiries concerning this matter, please write
or telephone the Information Compliance Unit quoting the reference number
above.
 
 
Yours sincerely
 
 
Information Compliance Administrator
Information Compliance Unit
Warwickshire Police & West Mercia Police
P O Box 55
Hindlip  WR3 8SP
 
DD 01905 331545 (Ext. 2545)
 
 

Dear Information Compliance,

If my response is late, I will raise another formal complaint. If you have to much work, employ more people.

Yours sincerely,

Wayne Pearsall

Dear Information Compliance,

You're late responding. This is a beach of the FOIA.

Yours sincerely,

Wayne Pearsall

Dear West Mercia Police,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of West Mercia Police's handling of my FOI request 'Information sharing agreements'.

Your response has exceeded the legal time limit for response. Your organisation is now breaking the law.

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/i...

Yours faithfully,

Wayne Pearsall

Information Compliance, West Mercia Police

Dear Mr Pearsall

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST REFERENCE NO: 12483

 

I acknowledge receipt of your letter dated 7^th October 2019 requesting
that West Mercia Police review its response regarding your recent Freedom
of Information request.

 

Please be advised that this matter has been referred for Internal Appeal.

 

Should you have any further enquiries concerning this matter in the
meantime, please write or telephone the Information Compliance Unit
quoting the reference number above.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Administrator – Information Compliance

Warwickshire Police and West Mercia Police

01905 331 545

[1]www.warwickshire.police.uk

[2]www.westmercia.police.uk

 

 

References

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2. http://www.westmercia.police.uk/

Information Compliance, West Mercia Police

Dear Mr Pearsall

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST REFERENCE NO: 12483

I write in connection with your request for information which was received
on 30^th August 2019. Please find below the response to your request:

 

 

https://www.app.college.police.uk/app-co...

 

In relation to Shropshire council, and information sharing, "legal
gateways"... please provide the following:

 

1. Your signed mou with Shropshire council 2. The data processing contract
3. The service Level agreement 4. Information sharing agreement.

Reply:-

No information held.

Please accept my apology for the late reply.

 

Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided is as
accurate as possible

Your attention is drawn to the below which details your right of
complaint.

Should you have any further enquiries concerning this matter, please write
or telephone the Information Compliance Unit quoting the reference number
above.

Yours sincerely

 

Victoria Lewis

Information Compliance Unit
Warwickshire Police & West Mercia Police

PO Box 55

Hindlip

Worcester

WR3 8SP

01905 331545 / 331565

 

 

West Mercia Police in complying with their statutory duty under sections 1
and 11 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to release the enclosed
information will not breach the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988.
However, the rights of the copyright owner of the enclosed information
will continue to be protected by law. Applications for the copyright
owner’s written permission to reproduce any part of the attached
information should be addressed to The Force Solicitor, West Mercia Police
Headquarters, PO Box 55, Hindlip, Worcester, WR3 8SP.

COMPLAINT RIGHTS

Are you unhappy with how your request has been handled or do you think the
decision is incorrect?

You have the right to require West Mercia Police (WMP) to review their
decision.

Prior to lodging a formal complaint you are welcome and encouraged to
discuss the decision with the person that dealt with your request.

Ask to have the decision looked at again -

The quickest and easiest way to have the decision looked at again is to
contact the person named at the end of your decision letter.

That person will be able to discuss the decision, explain any issues and
assist with any problems.

Complaint

If you are dissatisfied with the handling procedures or the decision of
WMP made under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (the Act) regarding
access to information, you can lodge a complaint with WMP to have the
decision reviewed. WMP must be notified of your intention to complain
within 20 working days of the date of its response to your Freedom of
Information request. Complaints should be made in writing and addressed
to:

West Mercia Police Headquarters

Information Compliance Unit

Hindlip Hall

Hindlip

PO Box 55

Worcester

WR3 8SP

or

Email:  [West Mercia Police request email]

In all possible circumstances, WMP will aim to respond to your complaint
within 20 working days.

The Information Commissioner

After lodging a complaint with WMP if you are still dissatisfied with the
decision you may make application to the Information Commissioner for a
decision on whether the request for information has been dealt with in
accordance with the requirements of the Act.

For information on how to make application to the Information Commissioner
please visit their website at https://ico.org.uk/ Alternatively, phone or
write to:

Information Commissioner’s Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

Phone: 0303 123 1113 (local rate) or 01625 545745 if you prefer to use a
national rate number

Fax:    01625 524 510

 

 

 

 

 

 

Information Compliance, West Mercia Police

Dear Mr Pearsall,

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST REFERENCE NOs:  West Mercia Police 12483 –
Internal review

 

I write further to our acknowledgement of 15 October 2019 and your request
for an internal review of 7 October 2019.

 

Request for internal review

 

You have sought an internal review of the way your request has been
handled.

 

Decision of internal review

 

I apologise that you have not received a response to your request for
information within 20 working days as stipulated by the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 (“The Act”).  We have been dealing with an
unprecedented number of requests which we have been working through as
quickly as possible.  A response was sent out to your earlier today.

 

 

I hope that this now answers your request for information in full.  Should
you have any further queries concerning this matter, please contact the
Information Compliance Unit quoting the reference number above.

 

If you remain unsatisfied with the outcome of this internal review you
have the right to apply to the Information Commissioner.  Their contact
details are outlined below.

 

 

Kind regards,

 

David

 

David COLE (C60405), Supervisor – Information Compliance Unit

West Mercia Police

Email [1][West Mercia Police request email]

Post Information Compliance Unit, PO Box 55, West Mercia Police
Headquarters, Hindlip Hall, Worcester, WR3 8SP

[2]www.westmercia.police.uk

 

The Information Commissioner

 

If after lodging a complaint with WMP you are still dissatisfied with the
decision, you may make application to the Information Commissioner (ICO)
for a decision on whether the request for information has been dealt with
in accordance with the requirements of the Act.

 

For information on how to make application to the Information Commissioner
please visit their [3]website.  Alternatively, you can contact the ICO in
writing or via phone:

 

Information Commissioner’s Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

 

Tel:  0303 123 1113 (local rate) or 01625 545745 (national rate)

Fax:  01625 524 510

 

References

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3. https://ico.org.uk/