MMIW Cases

Sovereign Bodies Institute filed this request with the Colorado Bureau of Investigation of Colorado.
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From: Sovereign Bodies Institute

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Colorado Public Records Law, I hereby request the following records:

Data on all cases of: unsolved missing persons, homicides, suspicious deaths, and deaths in custody involving an Alaska Native/American Indian woman or girl victim within your jurisdiction(s). For the purposes of this request, "Alaska Native/American Indian" is defined as any individual who was identified as a member of an Alaska Native or American Indian community or as having Alaska Native/American Indian heritage. "Woman or girl" includes all victims identified as females, as well as transgender women. If there are any Jane Does that have been identified as potentially Alaska Native or American Indian, please include them as well. We are requesting cases dating from 1900 to the present.

This request is for basic information on cases as classified above. Such information may include but is not limited to victim name, location and date of disappearance/death, age of victim, status of case (solved or unsolved).

Please note we were referred to filing the request with the agency by the Colorado state police.

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 3 business days, as the statute requires.


Annita Lucchesi

From: Colorado Bureau of Investigation

Good morning, and thank you for your email.
The response to your CORA request is near completion and Ms. Gavit will be
sending it to you shortly.

Thank you,

*Susan Medina**Communications Director*

P 303-239-4423 I F 303-235-0568 I C 303-514-6027

690 Kipling Street, Suite 3000, Lakewood CO 80215 I


From: Colorado Bureau of Investigation

Good morning, Ms. Lucchesi,

Please find the CBI's CORA response attached to this email.

Thank you,


*Kristina GavitRecords/Colorado Open Records Act (CORA) Manager*

P 303-239-4281 | F 303-235-0568
690 Kipling St, Suite 3000, Denver CO 80215 I