CO DOC "Use of force" reports, 2000 - 2014

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Department of Corrections of Colorado.

It is a clone of this request.



From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Colorado Open Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

All statistical information regarding reports of the use of force within the Colorado Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation system from January 1, 2000 through December 31, 2014

This request is being made as part of a journalistic inquiry. 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 fees cannot be waived, 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 3 business days, as the statute requires.


Beryl C.D. Lipton

From: Jacobson - DOC, Adrienne

The department's reportable incident system became fully operational in
2008. The attached Excel contains the number of use of force incidents by
type from July 1, 2008 through March 31, 2015. The data is grouped by
fiscal year.

*Adrienne L. Jacobson*
*Public Information Officer*

P 719.226.4773 | C 719.429.4882
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