FOIA - Track Group Inc (Cook County Juvenile Probation Department)

J Ader filed this request with the Cook County Juvenile Probation Department of Chicago, IL.
Multi Request FOIA - Track Group Inc
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From: J Ader

To Whom It May Concern:

In January of 2019, Cook County Sheriff, Cook County Adult Probation, and Cook County Juvenile Probation made a services agreement with Track Group to procure electronic monitoring and GPS services (see ) Therefore, Under the Illinois Freedom of Information Act, I am requesting the following:

- All privacy policies from the Track Group regarding any of their services (in the aforementioned services agreement, Track Group states that they have "..a comprehensive privacy policy that provides a very transparent view of including how we use your data, who we share it with, and how handle your data, long we retain it")

- All contracts and MOUs between this agency and Track Group

- Any manuals for all Track Group services and products, including the currently used ReliAlert XC3 monitor (see )

- Any documentation including use policies and/or standard operation procedures in regards to Track Group services and/or products for Cook County Juvenile Probation employees

- All data sharing policies regarding data amassed from Track Group services

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.


J Ader

From: Cook County Juvenile Probation Department


My name is Mary Wisniewski and I am the director of communications for the Office of the Chief Judge in Cook County. Juvenile Probation sent me your FOIA request. The chief judge's office is not subject to FOIA, however, you can submit your request as a "data request." You can send the request to me as a word document, and be sure to indicate if you are a member of the media and would like the fee waived.
Best regards,

Mary Wisniewski
Director of Communications
Office of the Chief Judge
Cook County Circuit Court
Mobile phone: 1-312-257-4549