COVID-19 directives and preparation (Division of Corrections)

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Division of Corrections of West Virginia.
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From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

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

Any and all directives, orders, plans, and communications issued to officials and managerial staff within facilities under the jurisdiction of this agency, as well as those provided to individuals under the supervision of this agency, regarding preparatory or responsive measures and requirements related to COVID-19, also known as coronavirus.

Please include as responsive any relevant plans and directives issued regarding inmate health, behavior, and participation in preparatory and defensive activities, including those conducted by the correctional industry program.

If you have any questions about this request, please call 617-299-1832.

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 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Beryl Lipton

From: Division of Corrections

Ms. Lipton,

Please find attached the WV Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation's response to your FOIA request below.

Please note, for future requests, please direct your Freedom of Information Act request to Betsy Jividen, Commissioner, WV Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation.

Thank you.

Suzanne Y. Summers, Paralegal
Division of Corrections & Rehabilitation
WV Department of Military Affairs & Public Safety
1900 Kanawha Boulevard, East
Building 1, Room 400W
Charleston, WV 25305