Read my posts featuring the UK’s data protection regulator, the Information Commissioner. They are often referred to as the ICO, the acronym standing for the Information Commissioner’s Office.


Met Police and Home Office put on special measures for breaking rules

The Information Commissioner has announced that 33 public sector bodies have so regularly broken the rules on responding to Freedom of Information requests that they have been put in special measures. … Read the full post »


Cabinet Office breaks the law, again

Regular readers may be familiar with my correspondence with the Cabinet Office and the tales of how the Cabinet Office has lost correspondence, failed to comply with data protection access requests and ignored requests made under the Freedom of Information Act. … Read the full post »