38.7% of the appeals filed with the OOR in 2015 involved state agencies.
Once again, the Department of Corrections (41.5%) was involved in more appeals than any other state agency. The vast majority of appeals involving DOC were filed by inmates.
The State Police were involved in 9.2% of state agency appeals, followed by the Dept. of Transportation (5.3%), the Dept. of State (3.5%), and the Governor’s Office (3.4%).
The complete Office of Open Records 2015 Annual Report is available on our website (along with previous years).