Bail Enforcement Agents (Delaware Insurance Department)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Delaware Insurance Department of Delaware.

It is a clone of this request.

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From: Jonathan Rudenberg

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Delaware's Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

Records relating to bail enforcement Agents also known as BEA's, Bounty Hunters, bail agents, bail recovery agents, bail recovery agents, skip tracers, or fugitive recovery agents. An itemized list of the records I am requesting about BEA's follows:

-Any training material including syllabi, power point presentations, or any distributed reading material. Please conduct this portion of the search from 1/1/05 to the date this request was processed on.

-Any regulations, policies, guidelines, or any other rules made to limit or manage what a BEA can and cannot do.

-Use of force policies for BEA's.

-All complaints against any BEA licensed or permitted by this agency with the following date range: 1/1/05 to the date this request is processed on.

-Financial documentation concerning the gross income of the Bail Enforcement industry in the state. In addition or in the event the agency does not keep documentation about the overall finances going to Bail Enforcement, any documentation about billing, salary/payment range, or potential benefits are also requested.

-Number of injuries and fatalities reported per year from the Bail Enforcement industry from 1/1/05 to the date this request was processed.

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 15 business days, as the statute requires.

Please note that I am a citizen of Delaware, and am using MuckRock's services to help manage and track my request.


Jonathan Rudenberg

From: Caiola, Joanne (DOI)

Good morning, Mr. Rudenberg:

Please note that this request has been addressed with Mr. Curtis Waltman of MuckRock on May 3, 2017. Instruction/response was as follows:

The Department of Insurance has no documents responsive to your request. Pursuant to the Department's FOIA Regulation, 8 Del. Admin. Code 700, Section 3.3.2, the Department of Insurance has forwarded your FOIA request to Kimberly Chandler (<>), FOIA Coordinator, at the Department of Safety and Homeland Security/State Police, since this request would more appropriately be directed to the Department of Safety and Homeland Security/State Police to respond to your request for documents.

If you wish to discuss this further, please provide a telephone number or call me directly.

Thank you,
Joanne Caiola
Joanne Caiola, Paralegal
Delaware Department of Insurance-Legal Unit
841 Silver Lake Boulevard - SLC: D400
Dover, DE 19904-2465
Phone: 302-674-7316
Fax: 302-739-5566

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From: Delaware Insurance Department

Good morning, Mr. Rudenberg. The Department has already responded. Please see highlighted area below. Also, please see attachment. Thank you.