We write in response to your August 31, 2018 email, received on September 4, 2018, requesting information pursuant to the Rhode Island Access to Public Records Act (APRA). Your specific request is noted below along with our corresponding response.
Please provide copies of all the media emails.
Please see the attached documentation responsive to your request. The documents have been redacted pursuant to Rhode Island General Laws §38-2-2(4)(A)(I)(b) to protect personal individually-identifiable information. Specifically, personal cell phone numbers and the identity of a victim of crime have been withheld.
If you contend you have been denied access to public records, pursuant to Rhode Island General Laws §38-2-8, you may appeal this decision to Amy L. Crane, General Counsel for the Rhode Island General Treasurer’s Office, 50 Service Avenue, 2nd Floor, Warwick, RI 02886. You may also file a complaint with the Department of the Attorney General, 150 South Main Street, Providence, RI 02903 or the Rhode Island Superior Court of the county where the records are maintained.
Additional information regarding the Access to Public Records Act may be found at http://www.riag.ri.gov/civil/opengovernment. Thank you for your interest in keeping government open and accountable to the public.