Cost of enforcing cannabis laws 2018

Christopher Wilson made this Official Information request to Ministry of Justice

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From: Christopher Wilson

Dear Ministry of Justice,

Could you please tell me the total cost of enforcing, prosecution and incarceration of cannabis offences

Yours faithfully,

Christopher Wilson

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Good afternoon Mr Wilson,

 

Acknowledging your Official Information Act request regarding the total
cost around enforcing, prosecution and incarceration of cannabis offences.

 

We have passed this on to the relevant business unit for response.

 

You can expect a response on or before 10th June 2019.  

 

Kind Regards,

   

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Kia ora Mr Wilson,

 

Please see attached a transfer letter in regard to your Official
Information Act request of 10 May 2019.

 

Kind regards,

Ariana

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Good afternoon Mr Wilson

 

In accordance with section 14 of OIA, your request for information, as it
relates to the total cost of incarceration of cannabis offenses,  has been
partially transferred to the Department of Corrections for response.

 

In order to respond to your request, we require clarification whether by
“cannabis offences” you are referring to possession offence types only, or
both possession and supply offence types.

 

Once we receive a response, we will process your request. Alternatively,
please let us know if you no longer require this information.

 

Kind regards

 

Ministerial Services

Department of Corrections, Ara Poutama Aotearoa

National Office, Mayfair House, 44 – 52 The Terrace, Wellington 6011

 

 

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Good afternoon Mr Wilson

 

Please note that as it has not been specified with due particularity in
accordance with section 12 of the OIA, Corrections is not at this time
proceeding with your request for information.

 

Please get in touch with the clarification requested below, if you would
like Corrections to proceed with your request.

 

Kind regards

 

Ministerial Services

Department of Corrections, Ara Poutama Aotearoa

National Office, Mayfair House, 44 – 52 The Terrace, Wellington 6011

 

 

From: Info@Corrections
Sent: 20 May 2019 3:47 p.m.
To: '[FOI #10289 email]'
Subject: Official Information request - Cost of enforcing cannabis laws
2018 - C108351

 

Good afternoon Mr Wilson

 

In accordance with section 14 of OIA, your request for information, as it
relates to the total cost of incarceration of cannabis offenses,  has been
partially transferred to the Department of Corrections for response.

 

In order to respond to your request, we require clarification whether by
“cannabis offences” you are referring to possession offence types only, or
both possession and supply offence types.

 

Once we receive a response, we will process your request. Alternatively,
please let us know if you no longer require this information.

 

Kind regards

 

Ministerial Services

Department of Corrections, Ara Poutama Aotearoa

National Office, Mayfair House, 44 – 52 The Terrace, Wellington 6011

 

 

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From: Christopher Wilson

Dear Info@Corrections,

I would like the total cost, but if I am able to get both costs of possession as well as the figure for supply, it would also be helpful

Yours sincerely,

Christopher Wilson

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Hello Christopher,

 

Thank you for your email of 19 June 2019 requesting information relating
to cannabis offences.

 

Please be advised your request has been received, and will be considered
under the Official Information Act 1982.

 

Kind regards,

Ministerial Services

Department of Corrections, Ara Poutama Aotearoa

a: National Office, Mayfair House, 44 - 52 The Terrace, Wellington, 6011

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Good afternoon

 

Please find attached correspondence from the Department of Correction –
C109452.

 

Kind regards,

Ministerial Services

Department of Corrections, Ara Poutama Aotearoa

a: National Office, Mayfair House, 44 - 52 The Terrace, Wellington, 6011

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Dear Christopher
Please find the attached response.
Kind regards 
Ministerial Services
Police National Headquarters

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