FOIL Request: Brown & ShotSpotter

e filed this request with the Buffalo Mayor's Office of Buffalo, NY.


From: e

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New York Freedom of Information Law, I hereby request the following records:

The metadata of emails which are sent to, from, including being CCed or BCCed by Byron Brown from January 1, 2022 to February 27, 2023 including the one of the following keywords: ""ShotSpotter"", "Shot Spotter" or "gunshot detection technology".

The specific metadata data points I'm interested in are: to address(es), from address, cc address(es), bcc address(es), sent date/time, received date/time, subject line, and names of all attachments. This request does not seek the contents of the emails themselves, and only the specified email metadata. Please provide me with the records in an Excel format.

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 5 business days, as the statute requires.



From: Buffalo Mayor's Office

Please see attached in response to your recent FOIL request.
Will Mathewson
Assistant Corporation Counsel
City of Buffalo