Juvenile CHIS

Jonathan made this Freedom of Information request to Perth and Kinross Council

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Dear Perth and Kinross Council,

Can you confirm or deny whether Perth and Kinross Council has ever used Juvenile Covert Human Intelligence Sources? (Juvenile CHIS as authorised by s7 and s8(3)(c) of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers (Scotland) Act 2000).

Please treat this request as a Freedom of Information Request.

Yours faithfully,

Jonathan Deans

FOI - Generic Email Account, Perth and Kinross Council

Dear Mr Deans

 

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act  2002

Request for Information – Human Intelligence Sources

 

I acknowledge receipt of your request for information dated 30 October
2018.

 

I understand that the information you seek is:-

 

Can you confirm or deny whether Perth and Kinross Council has ever used
Juvenile Covert Human Intelligence Sources? (Juvenile CHIS as authorised
by s7 and s8(3)(c) of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers (Scotland)
Act 2000).

 

I am currently dealing with your request and will issue my response no
later than 27 November 2018 which is 20 working days as permitted in terms
of section 10(1) of the above legislation.

 

If you do not agree with my interpretation of your request you should
contact me immediately.

 

Please use the reference Number ATI 2018 10 30 002 in any future
correspondence relating to this request.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Information Officer

Information Governance Team

Legal & Governance Services

Corporate and Democratic Services

2 High Street

Perth

PH1 5PH

 

Telephone 01738 477936

 

 

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FOI - Generic Email Account, Perth and Kinross Council

Dear Mr Deans

 

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Request for Information – Human Intelligence Sources

 

I refer to your request for information dated 30 October 2018.

 

The information you requested was:-

 

Can you confirm or deny whether Perth and Kinross Council has ever used
Juvenile Covert Human Intelligence Sources? (Juvenile CHIS as authorised
by s7 and s8(3)(c) of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers (Scotland)
Act 2000).

 

Response

 

The Council retains RIPSA records for 5 years. We have no recorded use of
a juvenile CHIS in that period.

 

You have a right to request a review of the Council’s decision. Please
click [1]here to view a copy of our information leaflet which explains the
right of review.

 

Should you require any further explanation or assistance please do not
hesitate to contact me.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Information Officer

Legal & Governance Services

Perth & Kinross Council

2 High Street

Perth

PH1 5PH

Telephone: 01738 477936

 

 

 

 

 

Securing the future... - Improving services - Enhancing quality of
life - Making best use of public resources.

The information in this email is solely for the intended recipients.

If you are not an intended recipient, you must not disclose, copy,
or distribute its contents or use them in any way: please advise
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warrant that this email or any attachments are
virus-free and does not accept any liability for any loss or damage
resulting from any virus infection. Perth & Kinross Council may
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Perth & Kinross Council, Culture Perth and Kinross or TACTRAN.
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Requests to Perth & Kinross Council under the Freedom of
Information (Scotland) Act should be directed to the Freedom of
Information Team - email: [Perth and Kinross Council request email]

General enquiries to Perth & Kinross Council should be made to
[email address] or 01738 475000.

General enquiries and requests under the Freedom of Information (Scotland)
Act
to Culture Perth and Kinross should be made to
[email address] or 01738 444949

General enquiries to TACTRAN should be made to
[email address] or 01738 475775.

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life - Making best use of public resources.

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