Use of force policy (Anchorage Police Department)

Samuel Sinyangwe filed this request with the Anchorage Police Department of Anchorage, AK.
Multi Request Use of force policy


From: Samuel Sinyangwe

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Alaska Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

All current policies regarding police use of force.

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 business days, as the statute requires.


Samuel Sinyangwe


Hello Mr. Sinyangwe ~

Our policies are available online at , in an easily downloadable/printable PDF format. There is a table of contents at the beginning of the document; you will find the Use of Force policy on page 416 of the document.


Lieutenant Nancy Reeder
Internal Affairs Commander
Anchorage Police Department
4501 Elmore Road
Anchorage, Alaska 99507-1599