Contracts and Policies Regarding Cell Site Simulators (Brevard County Sheriff)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Brevard County Sheriff of Brevard County, FL.


From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Florida's Sunshine Law (Fla. Stat. secs. 119.01 to 119.15 (1995)), I hereby request the following records:

Documents concerning IMSI catchers or any of the following words: "Stingray", "cell site simulator", or "dirtbox". including:
-Contracts with the Harris Corporation regarding the acquisition of their Stingray, Hailstorm, Harpoon, Amberjack, Gossamer, Triggerfish, or KingFish IMSI catchers.
-Contracts with Digital Receiver Technology for any of their "DRTbox" devices
-Department policies and procedure regarding the use of IMSI catcher technology
-policies and procedures on the keeping of statistics about the Department's use and acquisition of IMSI catchers

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 would request your response within ten (10) business days.


Curtis Waltman

From: Manley, Corrine

Thank you for submitting your public records request to the Brevard County Sheriff's Office Records Unit. This message is being provided as confirmation your request has been received. If you need to contact our office as to the status of your request, please call (321) 264-5214. When contacting our office, please advise the phone receptionist that you are inquiring about a request previously sent via email.

Corrine Manley
Brevard County Sheriff's Office
Records Technician II
Phone: (321)264-5214
Fax (321) 747-9788

From: Manley, Corrine

Good Morning,

I have forwarded your request to other people within the agency to see if we have any information pertaining to your request. I have heard back from some and am waiting on a reply from others. As soon as I finish collecting the responses and information and if there is a fee, I will notify you.

Corrine Manley
Records Technician II
Brevard County Sheriff's Office

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From: Holt, Debra

Mr. Waltman,

Section 119.071(2)(d), F.S. exempts from public disclosure investigative / surveillance techniques, procedures, personnel and resources. Therefore, since the records you have requested fall within the scope of this statutory exemption, we will not have any responsive documents / records to provide that pertain to your public records inquiry.
Debbie Holt

Debbie Holt, Records Manager
Brevard County Sheriff's Office
700 S. Park Avenue
Titusville, FL 32780
Phone: (321) 264-5214
Fax: (321) 264-5314