Use of force detail data 2008-2016 (Boise Police Department)

Aileen Johnson filed this request with the Boise Police Department of Boise, ID.

It is a clone of this request.

Multi Request Use of force detail data 2008-2016


From: Aileen Johnson

To Whom It May Concern:

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

Use of force data with detail summaries for all use of force incidents from 2008-2016. Please provide the following details for each incident:

Date (year, month, day) of the incident, subject race, officer race, type of force used, whether there was subject injury, and whether there was officer injury.

I prefer csv spreadsheet format (or pdf) where each row represents an incident. Here is an example of the data I'm looking for (

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 3 business days, as the statute requires.


A. Johnson

From: Boise Police Department

Thank you for your request. We are actively working on reviewing and processing your request. You will hear back directly from us within 3 to 10 business days. Should you have any questions or concerns about your submitted request in the interim, please contact Sandi Maine, PRR Supervisor, at<>.

Thank you,

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Sandi Maine-Delepierre
Police Records Supervisor
Boise Police Department

Making Boise the most livable city in the country.

From: Boise Police Department

Pursuant to Idaho Code Section 74-103, the records deemed responsive to your request and not found to be exempt from disclosure are available at the following link. The City does not track statistics on race relating to use of force incidents.

This link will remain active until July 6, 2020.

Your request for information under the Idaho Public Records Act and this response has been reviewed by a representative of the City Attorney's Office to ensure compliance with public records law. Any statutory exemptions regarding denials or redactions which may apply and are provided herein shall not constitute a waiver of any and all other legal bases or privileges which may also be applicable. Any release of public records (textual, audio, video, graphical, pictorial, digital or otherwise) in response to this request is not permission from the City as the copyright and/or trademark owner to allow you to republish or otherwise make use of the records in violation of state or federal trademark and/or copyright law.

All record responses may be appealed by filing a petition in conformance with the provisions of Idaho Code Title 74, Chapter 1. Your petition must be filed in the Fourth Judicial District Court of Idaho within 180 calendar days of the mailing of this notice.

Should you have any further questions or like to discuss this matter further, please don't hesitate to contact Debbie Allen directly at (208) 608-7950.

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Office of the City Attorney
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