CALIFORNIA PUBLIC RECORDS REQUEST – PREDICTIVE SOFTWARE (El Centro City Clerk)
|Multi Request||CALIFORNIA PUBLIC RECORDS REQUEST – PREDICTIVE SOFTWARE|
|Submitted||Feb. 16, 2019|
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From: Aaron Swartz Day Police Surveillance Project
To Whom It May Concern:
Pursuant to the California Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:
Per the California Public Records Act (Govt. Code 6250-6270), I am writing to request the following information from your office for the period January 1, 2015 to the date of this letter.
Number, if any, of Predictive Algorithimic software packages or service agreements designed to anticipate criminal actitivites in place with this department or agency. Please specify if software has been purchased or if services are performed by outside contractors for the department or agency.
Any documents or correspondence during the period encompassing this request regarding possible or planned acquisition of Predictive Algorithimic software packages or service agreements.
Any existing or proposed usage policies regarding the use of Predictive Algorithimic software packages or service agreements. including protocols, training documents, data storage procedures and prohibited activities.
Any current or past litigation involving or referencing this department or agency involving the use of Predictive Algorithimic Software Packages or Service Contractors.
Please notify me when this information is available .
Thank you for your attention to this request and for your prompt reply within 10 days.
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 10 calendar days, as the statute requires.
Aaron Swartz Day Police Surveillance Project
From: Muckrock Staff
To Whom It May Concern:
I wanted to follow up on the following California Public Records Act request, copied below, and originally submitted on Feb. 16, 2019. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response.
Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.
From: El Centro City Clerk
In response to your request dated 2/20/2019; Our agency does not utilize predictive software.
City of El Centro
Office of the City Clerk
1275 Main Street
El Centro, CA 92243
T: (760) 337-4515
Fax: (760) 337-4564