Use of force policy (Bakersfield Police Department)

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


From: Samuel Sinyangwe

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the California 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 calendar days, as the statute requires.


Samuel Sinyangwe

From: Bakersfield Police Department

Samuel Sinyangwe,

Pursuant to your public records request, the attached information contains the Use of Force Policy for the Bakersfield Police Department.

Brian Holcombe, Sergeant
Public Information Officer
Bakersfield Police Department
Desk (661) 326-3803
Cell (661) 496-0719