Vincent Flemmi mugshot

George Hassett filed this request with the Department of Correction of Massachusetts .


From: George Hassett

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the state Freedom of Information Act, G.L.M. c.66, ยง10, I hereby request the following records:

June 1979 inmate photo of Vincent Flemmi taken while Flemmi was incarcerated at MCI-Norfolk.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.


George Hassett

From: "Wiffin, Diane (DOC)" <>

Mr. George Hassett
MuckRock News
Dept. MR 1227
PO Box 55819
Boston, MA 02205-5819

Re: Records Request dated April 7, 2012

Dear Mr. Hassett:

I am in receipt of your records request dated April 7, 2012, in which you request inmate photos of Vincent Flemmi while he was incarcerated at MCI Norfolk.

Attached are the photos.


Diane Wiffin
Director of Public Affairs
Massachusetts Department of Correction