ProPublica: Anti-black Bias Incident Reports (Cincinnati Police Department)

Rahima Nasa filed this request with the Cincinnati Police Department of Cincinnati, OH.
Multi Request ProPublica: Anti-black Bias Incident Reports
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From: Rahima Nasa

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Ohio Open Records Law, I hereby request the following records:

Any and all incident reports (including descriptions of the crime) that have been marked or investigated as potential hate crimes motivated by anti-black bias since Jan. 1, 2016. Police reports refer to reports produced with notes and narratives, and a description of what happened by the responding officer. Here is an example:

This request is made as part of the Documenting Hate Project, a collaboration involving dozens of news organizations, led by ProPublica. Coverage from the project is compiled at

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 business days.


Rahima Nasa

From: Cincinnati Police Department

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