Mobile Phone Forensics Tools (Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department of Charlotte, NC.


From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to North Carolina Public Records Law (G.S. ยงยง 132-1 through 132-10), I hereby request the following documents:

The following request is in regards to mobile phone forensics tools such as devices made by the company Cellebrite, IP Box made by MDSec, Secure View by Susteen Inc., Kessler Innovations products, Binary Intelligence products or analysis programs such as those produced by COMPELSON Labs or the XRY software by MSAB.

-Contractual documents. Examples of this are invoices, purchases orders, contracts, loan agreements, procurement documents etc.
-Records of communication with the domains,, or from either the chief of police or head of procurement.
-guidelines and/or internal policy on the use of mobile phone forensics tools and software
-Any utilization logs for these tools

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: Dixon, Shannon

Dear Mr. Waltman:

This office is in receipt of your request. We are in the process of reviewing your request, and we will comply in accordance with N.C.G.S. 132-1.4 and N.C.G.S. 160A-168.

Thank you for your patience.


Shannon T. Dixon
Police Paralegal
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Dept
601 E. Trade St
Charlotte NC 28202

From: Dixon, Shannon

Mr. Waltman, please find the attached documents in response to your request

Thank you

Shannon T. Dixon
Police Paralegal
601 E. Trade St.
Charlotte NC 28202