Ballistic Armored Tactical Transport Vehicle (Alameda County Sheriff Department)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Alameda County Sheriff's Office of Alameda County, CA.
Multi Request Ballistic Armored Tactical Transport Vehicle


From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the California Public Records Act (California Government Code §§ 6250), I hereby request the following records:

This request has to do with the Ballistic Armored Tactical Transport, commonly known as the B.A.T.T., which is manufactured by the Armored Group LLC. I ask for:

-Contractual documents. Examples of this are invoices, purchases orders, contracts, loan agreements, procurement documents etc.
-Records of communication with the Armored Group LLC, which has a domain of This correspondence from the department would likely be coming from either the chief of police or a head of procurement.
-Training and/or usage guidelines or policy for this vehicle.
-Any utilization logs for this vehicle.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 calendar days, as the statute requires.


Curtis Waltman

From: Alameda County Sheriff's Office

Dear Mr. Waltman,

Pursuant to California Government Code Section 6253(c), we write in response to the inquiry that you made to the Alameda County Sheriff's Office under the California Public Records Act, which we received on April 21, 2021. We note that the requests are limited only to records in our custody and control.
Attached you will documents responsive regarding contractual agreements and communications. In compliance with the California Public Records Act, the documents have been redacted pursuant to Cal. Gov. Code §§ 6253.9, 6254(k), 6254.9; California Evidence Code section 1060.
The Alameda County Sheriff's Office have no documents regarding training and/or usage guidelines, policy for the vehicle or utilization logs.

Best regards,

Cynthia Wilson - Sheriff's Technician
Alameda County Sheriff's Office - Internal Affairs (Public Records Request)
3 Park Place, 3rd Floor | Dublin, CA 94568
office: 510.208.9805|fax: 510.208.9803|QIC: 82000<> |