Figures about the witness protection programme

Natasha Frost made this Official Information request to Ministry of Justice

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From: Natasha Frost

Dear Ministry of Justice,

I am writing to request the following information about the witness protection programme:

- How much did the programme cost to run in 2015?
- How many people were directly affected by the programme?
- Does the Ministry of Justice give people, when occasion presents itself, new identities?
- Does this extend to new homes or jobs?
- If so, how many people have been given these new identities?
- What other alternatives does the programme offer?

Yours faithfully,

Natasha Frost

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Ministry of Justice

Good morning Natasha,

Thank you for your request. The Ministry of Justice does not hold the information you seek, so I have transferred your request to the New Zealand Police. Officials from that department will respond in due time.

Kind regards,

Sophie Warren
Advisor | Ministry of Justice

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Dear Ms Frost

I have been asked to send you the attached reply to your information

T McMahon

Police National Headquarters





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