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From: accesstoinformation@herefordshire.gov.uk
To: david@mortimers-removals.co.uk
Sent: Friday, January 03, 2014 3:43 PM
Subject: Freedom of Information

Dear Sir,

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT REQUEST FOI IAT 6360

Further to previous correspondence, your request for information has now been considered, and the council’s response is set out below:

Please will you kindly tell me what the (a) gender and (b) familial relationship was to the child victim of offenders in substantiated child abuse cases in the area which you have a duty to protect children from abuse for the last full year which figures are available, broken down by (i) physical abuse, (ii) emotional abuse, (iii) sexual abuse and (iv) cases of neglect.

I am advised that information is not recorded by the council in respect of adult offenders.

If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request or you would like a review of the response provided, please contact me on the contact details given at the top of this letter.

Further information is also available from the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioner’s Office

Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF

Telephone: 01625 545 745 Web Site: http://www.ico.org.uk

Yours faithfully

CLAIRE JACOBS

Information Access Team

Herefordshire Council

Plough Lane

PO Box 4

Hereford

HR4 0XH

Who do local authorities protect children from? 28th December 2013

http://www.ukfamilylawreform.co.uk/abuse.htm

A change would be in the best interests of children.

http://uk.groups.yahoo.com/group/ukfamilylawreform/