State-level solitary confinement policies/procedures and reporting requirements (Department of Corrections)

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Department of Corrections of Wisconsin.
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From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Wisconsin's Open Records act, I hereby request the following records:

All policies/procedures and associated reporting requirements for facilities under this agency's jurisdiction (including juvenile, privately-operated, and those of various security level) related to the segregation of an inmate/person in custody/offender due to disciplinary, classification, medical, safety, or other reasons. Please include policies/procedures/reporting requirements for all such segregation activities, including, but not limited to, those associated with the following terms:

• solitary
• solitary confinement
• Security Housing Units
• Special Housing Units
• Intensive Management Units
• Restricted Housing Units
• Communication Management Units
• disciplinary segregation
• administrative segregation
• involuntary protective custody

The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at MuckRock.com, and is not being made 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 would request your response within ten (10) business days.

Sincerely,

Beryl Lipton

From: Staab, Joy A - DOC

Please call me to discuss your request.

Joy Staab
Director of Public Affairs
Wisconsin Department of Corrections
3099 East Washington Avenue
Madison, Wisconsin 53704
Office: 608-240-5060
joy.staab@wisconsin.gov<mailto:joy.staab@wisconsin.gov>
Website: http://doc.wi.gov/Home

From: Staab, Joy A - DOC

Beryl,
I have gathered the documents you requested. Please call me in the office to discuss the cost and delivery method options.
Regards,

Joy Staab
Director of Public Affairs
Wisconsin Department of Corrections
3099 East Washington Avenue
Madison, Wisconsin 53704
Office: 608-240-5060
Cell: 608-235-8048
Fax: 608-240-3305
joy.staab@wisconsin.gov<mailto:joy.staab@wisconsin.gov>
Website: http://doc.wi.gov/Home

From: Beryl Lipton

Ms. Staab,

Please forgive my delay in responding to your message. What options do I have for obtaining the responsive materials?

Thanks so much!
Beryl

From: Department of Corrections

The request has been rejectedby the agency.

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on April 9, 2015. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

From: Staab, Joy A - DOC

Beryl,
Do you have a phone number I can reach you at?

Joy Staab
Director of Public Affairs
Wisconsin Department of Corrections
3099 East Washington Avenue
Madison, Wisconsin 53704
Office: 608-240-5060
Cell: 608-235-8048
Fax: 608-240-3305
joy.staab@wisconsin.gov<mailto:joy.staab@wisconsin.gov>
Website: http://doc.wi.gov/Home

From: Beryl Lipton

Hi Joy,

Could you call me about this request at 617-299-1832?

Thanks so much,
Beryl

From: Staab, Joy A - DSPS

I no longer work at the Department of Corrections. Please remove me from your contacts.

Regards.

Joy Staab
Administrator of the Division of Professional Credential Processing
Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS)
1400 East Washington Avenue
Madison, Wisconsin 53703

Office Phone: (608) 266-0557
Email: Joy.Staab@wisconsin.gov<mailto:Joy.Staab@wisconsin.gov>
Website: dsps@wi.gov<mailto:dsps@wi.gov>

From: MuckRock

To Whom It May Concern:

Could you please contact me about this request?

Thanks so much,
Beryl

From: DOC Public Information Office

This request is considered closed by the Wisconsin Department of Corrections. You are welcome to submit a new request.

Wisconsin Department of Corrections

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