Communications with contractor Netsential (Orange County Intelligence Assessment Center)

Jacob Silverman filed this request with the Orange County Intelligence Assessment Center of California.
Multi Request Communications with contractor Netsential


From: Jacob Silverman

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All electronic communications, including emails, with Netsential, a Texas-based web hosting firm that contracts with local law enforcement, the FBI, DHS, and municipal governments. Netsential was recently the source of the hacked data known as BlueLeaks.

I am especially seeking information about contracts Netsential has received to create and maintain websites and other digital services for the FBI, FBI-affiliated organizations, LE, and various intelligence fusion centers.

Please also search for communications with Stephen Gartrell, the founder of Netsential.

Relevant news articles/links:

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.


Jacob Silverman

From: Orange County Intelligence Assessment Center

Hello Mr. Silverman,

Attached are the responsive records to your request.


Veronica Musico
Staff Specialist - CPRA Unit
Orange County Sheriff's Department