Incident Report for David Scott Drowning in Braintree Water Tank

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Braintree Police Department of Braintree, MA.


From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, M.G.L. c.66, ยง10, I hereby request the following records:

The incident report for the drowning death of David Scott while doing water tank maintenance work on the Lincoln Heights water tower in Braintree. The incident occurred on December 15th 2016 at 10 am ET.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.

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.


Curtis Waltman

From: Ware, Kevin

Curtis, here is the report you requested. Please respond that you received this. Thanks

Lt. Kevin L. Ware

From: Curtis Waltman

Hi Lt. Ware,

I did receive it. Thanks so much for your help with this request! I really appreciate it.

Curtis Waltman