Deerfield prison media requests

Tom Nash filed this request with the Department of Corrections of Virginia.


From: Tom Nash

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Virginia Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

All requests from media organizations to tour or interview inmates at the Deerfield facility made between Jan. 1, 2015 and the time this request is processed.

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 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 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Tom Nash


Dear Mr. Nash,

This office is in receipt of your request for information below. A copy of a spreadsheet maintained by the Department’s Communications Unit responsive to your request is attached. Thank you for contacting the Virginia Department of Corrections.


Michele Howell

Michele S. Howell
Legal Issues Coordinator
Department of Corrections
6900 Atmore Drive
Richmond, VA 23225
(804) 887-8340 - phone
(804) 674-3509 - fax