Vehicular Pursuit Policies (Bakersfield Police Department)

Sydnee Coggins-Prioleau filed this request with the Bakersfield Police Department of Bakersfield, CA.
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Multi Request Vehicular Pursuit Policies


From: Sydnee Coggins-Prioleau

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All current policies maintained by the department regarding vehicle pursuits (also known as: car chase, vehicular response policy, vehicular pursuit procedure).

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.


Sydnee Coggins-Prioleau

From: Bakersfield Police Department

Thank you for submitting a request for records.

Your request security key is 943164
Your request reference number is PRR-8412-2023

Please have this security key and reference number available when communicating with our staff regarding your request.

If you have any questions regarding your City Public Records Request I can be reached at (661) 326-3767.
Questions regarding your Police Department Public Records Request please contact Bakersfield Police Department at 661-326-3854.


Julie Drimakis, MMC
City Clerk
City of Bakersfield

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From: Bakersfield Police Department

Dear Sydnee Coggins-Prioleau,

This letter is in response to your Public Records Act Request Number PRR-8412-2023 submitted on 7/16/2023 at 7:23:20 pm.

State law requires we respond within 10 days as to whether we have responsive documents, not necessarily produce the documents in 10 days. We have responsive documents to your request; however, we need time to gather and review the documents. We will contact you as soon as the documents are available.


Records Division
Bakersfield Police Department
1601 Truxtun Avenue

From: Bakersfield Police Department

Dear Sydnee Coggins-Prioleau,

Your request submitted on 7/16/2023 at 12:00:00 am for request Request Number: PRR-8412-2023 to obtain record(s) has been processed and is completed.

Regarding Policy 308 Vehicle Pursuit, it is located within the BPD Policy Manual online.

Please click on the link below, it will route you to the policy you are requesting.

Thank you,

Records Division
Bakersfield Police Department
1601 Truxtun Avenue