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News - January 19, 2007

Palo Alto challenges 'F-' on police info audit

City officials say failing grade not deserved, cites inconsistencies in scoring and adherence to state laws

by Becky Trout

A more in-depth look at the statewide audit that bashed law enforcement agencies for inadequately responding to public records requests — making headlines in the process — reveals inconsistent scoring, a small sample size, and grading criteria not based strictly on public records laws.

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Staff Writer Becky Trout can be e-mailed at [email protected]

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