Statistical Data

Status of handling of the protection of public interest reporters

Status of handling of the protection of public interest reporters

● Source: Civil Rights White Paper 2019
● Investigating organization: ANTI-CORRUPTION AND CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION
● Investigation period: 2011. ~ 2019. 12. 31.
● Status OF the receipt OF PUBLIC interest reports by YEAR: A total OF 329 cases including 171 cases OF protection OF reporters AND 75 cases OF confirmation OF details ON IDENTITY disclosure have been received by December 2019 since the enactment OF the Protection OF PUBLIC Interest Reporters Act.

Statistical Data

(unit : case)

Status of handling of the protection of public interest reporters
Division Receipt Process progress
total quotation dismiss dismissal conclusion
protective measures 171 146 41 41 22 42 25
persona protection 35 34 26 0 0 8 1
chart identification disclosure 75 64 17 18 1 28 11
No penalities 20 20 3 6 2 9 0
responsibility reduction 28 27 16 1 0 10 1
total 329 291 103 66 25 97 38