Dear Southwark Borough Council,

Please could you provide the following information:

1 - The number of children currently used by the council as juvenile Covert Human Intelligence Sources (CHIS)
2 - How many of those children are care-experienced (in the care system now or in the past)
3 - The age of each of the children
4 - The ethnic background of each of the children
5 - How long each child has been working as a CHIS at the council
6 - How much each child is paid/ how each child is compensated for working as a CHIS

Yours faithfully,

Natasha Phillips
Researching Reform

Southwark Borough Council

Southwark Council - Information request

Our reference: 1019006

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Dear Ms Phillips,
Re: Your request for information: 1019006

Thank you for your request for information that was received on 9 January
2019 in which you requested:

Please could you provide the following information:

1 - The number of children currently used by the council as juvenile
Covert Human Intelligence Sources (CHIS)
2 - How many of those children are care-experienced (in the care system
now or in the past)
3 - The age of each of the children
4 - The ethnic background of each of the children
5 - How long each child has been working as a CHIS at the council
6 - How much each child is paid/ how each child is compensated for working
as a CHIS

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Dear Southwark Borough Council,

This request is now overdue and in breach of the law. I'd be grateful for an immediate response.

Yours faithfully,

Natasha Phillips

Dayal, Amina, Southwark Borough Council

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Dear Natasha Phillips

 

Please find that attached document in response to your request.

 

Apologies for the delay.

 

Kind Regards

 

 

Amina Dayal

Information Officer

London Borough of Southwark

PO BOX 64529

London

SE1P 5LX 

 

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Please note: I do not work on a Friday

 

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