Treasure Department Barracuda

Derek Mead filed this request with the Department of Treasury Office of Inspector General of the United States of America.


From: Derek Mead

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All emails based on electronic retrieval from the BARRACUDA email repository from the following persons:

Eric M. Thorson, Inspector General
Susan Marshall, External Affairs
Marla Freedman, Assistant IG for Audit
John Phillips, Assistant IG for Investigations

Specifically, emails during the last 7 years that include any of the following words:


The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, 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.


Derek Mead



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Dear Mr. Mead:

Attached is a copy of our receipt letter regarding your recent Freedom of Information Act request. It has been assigned case number 2016-10-144.

Please review the letter for more details regarding your request.


Michelle Henshaw
FOIA Case Manager, FOIA and Transparency
Privacy, Transparency, and Records
U.S. Department of the Treasury<>
(202) 622-0930


I am currently out of the office and will return on December 8, 2016. I will have no access to emails and I will return your email when I am back in the office.

If you have a FOIA-related question please call 202/622-0930 (please listen for the prompts) or email

Thank you,

Michelle L. Henshaw
FOIA & Transparency
Privacy, Transparency, & Records
Main Phone 202-622-0930


Dear Mr. Mead,

In a letter dated November 8, 2016, you were advised that additional information was required to process your request. We advised that the information requested must be received in this office by December 22, 2016. This letter advises you that we have administratively closed your request because we have not received any communication from you perfecting your request. Please be advised that this action will not preclude you from filing valid FOIA requests in the future with the Department of the Treasury.

Attached for your convenience is a copy of our November 8, 2016 correspondence.


Michelle Henshaw
FOIA Case Manager, FOIA and Transparency
Privacy, Transparency, and Records
U.S. Department of the Treasury<>
(202) 622-0875