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@ @)/AoLiée 21 August 2015 Mr Thomas Mead News Online Editor TV3 News Christchurch Dear Mr Mead Official information Request - Jai Davis investigation - Souther Police District | write further to our email and telephone conversations regarding your Oficial Information request daied 29" June 2015, refer to your request; «© “All internal police correspondence sent or received by Detective Senior Sergeant Colin Blackie relating to the death of Jai Davis and alll internal police correspondence sent or received by Detective Inspector Steve McGregor relating to the death of Jai Davis”. You clarified for me that it was management issues you were interested in as a result of comments. made. | obtained from each of the Police members copies of their emails sent and received by them, ‘The emails & information provided relates to those issues released from their own email records. | enclose the information you requested but have withheld some information pursuant to Sections 6 (c) and $ (2) (a) and 9 (2) (h) of the Offical information Act 1982, .6(c)- the making available of the information would be likely to prejudice the maintenance of the law, including the prevention, investigation and detection of offences. | have withheld documents and some information in order to withhold details of how police carry out certain aspects of law enforcement duties ‘and record such information, 8.9 (2) (a) —the withholding ofthe information is necessary to protect the privacy of natural persons including that of deceased natural persons. In this case personal details and circumstances of persons referred to in the information released have been withheld $.9(2) (h) the withholding ofthe information is necessary fo maintain legal privilege. In this case legal ‘opinions obtained, have been withheld Page 2 It you are not satisfied with my response to your request you ate entitled to complain to the ‘Ombudsman in Wellington. {you have queries regarding the information released please contact the writer. Police DHO. nap 03) Emails from Det/Insp McGregor