Contracts and Policies Regarding IMSI Catchers

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Charleston Police Department of Charleston, SC.
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From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the South Carolina Freedom of Information Act, 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 or KingFish IMSI catchers
-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 look forward to receiving your response to this request within 15 business days, as the statute requires.


Curtis Waltman

From: Ruemelin, Steve

Dear Mr. Waltman,

In response to your November 3, 2016 Freedom of Information Act Request regarding contracts and policies regarding IMSI Catchers I am writing to inform you that the City of Charleston Police Department does not have any of the records or documents matching those listed/described in your request.

Please contact me if you have any questions.

Steve Ruemelin│Assistant Corporation Counsel
City of Charleston│Legal Department
180 Lockwood Boulevard│Charleston, SC 29403
T: (843) 720-3787│F: 843-579-7518││<>

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