Baltimore Police Department Motor Pool Vehicle Service Data

James Spath filed this request with the Baltimore Police Department of Baltimore, MD.
Tracking #

MPIA 19 1074



From: James Spath

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Maryland Public Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

I request a list of Baltimore City police vehicles in service between January 1, 2019 and now (July 5, 2019).
Specific details should include:

1. VIN (Vehicle Identification Number)
2. Vehicle year, make and model
3. Maryland License Tag number
4, Visible vehicle marking number (e.g. numerals painted on roof, hood, trunk and/or sides, such as "159017")
5. General service record dates, e.g. in repair shop for specific days, and any outstanding safety recall notices
6. District, station, and/or post assigned to.

Undercover unit vehicle records are not included in this request.

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.


James Spath

From: Baltimore Police Department

James Spath:

This is an acknowledgement of your request below, for public information, submitted to the Document
Compliance Unit (“DCU”) of the Baltimore Police Department (“BPD”). Your request is governed by the Maryland Public
Information Act (“PIA”), Maryland Code, General Provisions Article (“GP”), Sections 4‐101 et seq. DCU will process your
request promptly. However, our response may take longer than ten (10) working days, the reasons for which may
include the scope of your request, the type and volume of potentially responsive records, and the nature of the search,
review, and preparation that is required. In any event, DCU will respond to your request within thirty (30) days. GP § 4‐

DCU will contact you with the availability of records and the possible costs associated with this request, as soon
as the information is made available by the Custodian of Records. Likewise, if DCU and/or the Custodian of Records
need you to clarify your request, DCU will contact you promptly.

Please refer to tracking # MPIA 19‐1074 in any subsequent correspondence pertaining to this matter. All follow
up correspondence should be made in writing and submitted to the DCU’s e‐mail:

Baltimore Police Department
Document Compliance Unit
Legal Affairs Division
242 W. 29th Street
Baltimore Maryland, 21211<>
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From: Baltimore Police Department

A copy of documents responsive to the request.