Domestic Homicide Reviews (DHRs) (FOI-6333)
Dear ***** *****
Re: Freedom of Information Request /Environmental Information Request
Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, received 3 August 2020. Your request has been considered and our response is in bold below.
You requested the following:
I would like to request the following documents - Since 1 April 2015 to the present date: Domestic Homicide Reviews (DHRs) that have been submitted in Hackney.
According to the Home Office, there should be two cases from 2015 onwards.
The Council’s Response
The information you requested is exempt under Section 21 (2a) of the Freedom of information Act 2000, as it easily accessible in the public domain.
The exemption states "Information which is reasonably accessible to the applicant (even if it is accessible only on payment) is exempt." This is an absolute exemption.
The information you have requested is available on the Council"s website and is accessible via this link https://hackney.gov.uk/domestic-violence#DHR.
Appeals & Complaints Procedure
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Your request should be submitted to us within 40 working days of receipt of this response. Any request received after this time will only be considered at the discretion of the Council.
If you are still not satisfied following the Internal Review, you have a right to appeal to the Information Commissioner"s:
Information Commissioner"s Office
0303 123 1113
Information Management Team
London Borough of Hackney