Office Apparel Guidelines (Department of Corrections)

Mara Berg filed this request with the North Carolina Department of Public Safety of North Carolina.


From: Mara Berg

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

This is a request for all documents or memos regarding guidelines for appropriate office apparel.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. 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 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Mara Berg

From: Acree, Keith

Maria Berg -

The following documents are provided in accordance with the NC Public Records Act - NCGS Chapter 132.
Please note that the Freedom of Information Act applies to federal government agencies, not state governments.

Also - the North Carolina Department of Correction no longer exists as an agency. In January 2012 it merged with other agencies to form the NC Department of Public Safety (NCDPS).

Attached are the personal appearance standards and policies for NCDPS and its Prisons and Community Corrections sections.