Looking for Openness in Government From Arlington County Police: Forget It

7 Feb

A recent WAMU and Arlington Connection story highlights that Arlington County Police are flaunting the Freedom of Information Act, and refusing to give out copies of police reports.  Instead, they are charging exhobitant fees to requestors for their “summaries” of the documents.

The Arlington Board should direct the police to comply with the law, and provide the information that they are supposed to at nominal cost.

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