|Submitted||July 11, 2017|
|Due||July 21, 2017|
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To Whom It May Concern:
Pursuant to the California Public Records Act (California Government Code §§ 6250), I hereby request the following records:
-The Equitable Sharing Agreement and Certification forms submitted as required to the United States Department of Justice for the years 2011 through 2016.
-Total civil asset forfeiture figures per year for the years 2010 through the date this request is processed.
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.
Office of Community Outreach and Media Relations
P.O. Box 942898
Sacramento, CA 94298-0001
(800) 735-2929 (TT/TDD)
(800) 735-2922 (Voice)
July 20, 2017
File No.: 013.A13673.A16501.2017-42
Sent via e-mail
DEPT MR 33776
411A Highland Ave
Somerville, MA 02144-2516
Re: California Public Records Act (CPRA) Request, dated July 11, 2017
Dear Mr. Waltman:
The Department of California Highway Patrol (Department) received your request for public records pursuant to the California Public Records Act (CPRA) (Gov. Code, § 6250 et seq.).
In your request, dated July 11, 2017, you asked for:
· The Equitable Sharing Agreement and Certification forms submitted as required to the United States Department of Justice for the years 2011 through 2016.
· Total civil asset forfeiture figures per year for the years 2010 through the date this request is processed.
The Department is determining whether you seek copies of disclosable public records in the Department's possession. Your request requires Department staff to search for, collect, and appropriately examine a voluminous amount of separate and distinct records that are demanded in a single request. This request also requires Department staff to search for and collect the requested records from separate field facilities.
Accordingly, the Department is extending its 10-day response timeframe by an additional 14 days, as authorized by Government Code section 6253, subdivision (c).
On or before August 4, 2017, the Department will notify you of its determination regarding your request. If you have any questions related to the content of this notification, please direct them to this office.
Director of Communications