On 5 December, Powys County Council was fined £130,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office after details of a child protection case were sent to the wrong recipient, having been included in an envelope with a different report. This is the highest monetary penalty imposed to date.
Olivia Whitcroft, principal of OBEP, 7 December 2011
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