Upcoming Training Events
Open Records Training – Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia
The Prosecuting Attorneys’ Council of Georgia and Fort Oglethorpe PD invite prosecutors and law enforcement to attend a Open Records Training. The training will be held on Thursday, January 9, 2020 from 9:00am to 12:00pm. It offers up to 3 CLE and/or POST hours.
Event: Open Records Training
Time: 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Date: January 9, 2020
Description of this Training:
This training will cover the requirements of the Georgia Open Records Act. Significant time is spent on the duty to make records available, the duty to respond [the “3 day rule”], and the ability of a public agency to charge for its production of responsive records. Significant time is also spent on the types of records that are exempt from disclosure with a particular emphasis on law enforcement and prosecutorial records. A review of Georgia appellate cases interpreting various provisions of the Open Records Act is also covered.