discriminatory training (Essex County Sheriff)

Sammy Peterson filed this request with the Essex County Sheriff of Essex County, MA.
Multi Request discriminatory training
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No Responsive Documents


From: Sammy Peterson

To Whom It May Concern:

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

Emails and email attachments that fit ALL of the following criteria (detailed in 3 parts below):

1) Sent or received between March 1st, 2019, and today's date (October 22, 2019), or the latest possible date available in the email system

2) Sent by an email address ending in "@adl.org" to any employee of the law enforcement agency to which this request is addressed, OR sent by an employee of the law enforcement agency to which this request is addressed to any "@adl.org" email address

3) Containing in the subject line, or body of the message, or attachment, one OR more of the following search terms:
'Leadership Seminar'
'Leadership Seminar in Israel: Resilience and Counterterrorism'
'Leadership, Resilience and Counter-Terrorism Seminar'
'New England Leadership, Resilience and Counter-Terrorism Seminar'
'Massachussets Leadership, Resilience and Counter-Terrorism Seminar'
'Counter-Terrorism Seminar'


The emails and/or attachments are likely to include, but are not limited to:
---an invitation to participate in the ADL's Leadership, Resilience and Counter-Terrorism Seminar in Israel

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at MuckRock.com, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.

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, as the statute requires.


Sammy Peterson

From: Essex County Sheriff

All Public Records requests go to our Public Information Officer, William Raynard (copied on this email).

Maurice E. Pratt
Maurice E. Pratt, Assistant Superintendent III
Essex County Sheriff's Department
20 Manning Avenue
Middleton, MA 01949
(978) 750-1900, ext. 3543

From: Sammy Peterson

Thank you. Mr. Raynard please confirm that this email has made it through to you.

From: Essex County Sheriff

All Public Records requests go to our Public Information Officer, William Raynard (copied on this email).

From: Essex County Sheriff

Good morning,

I am in receipt of your public information request that was received on October 22, 2019.

Thank You.

William Raynard
Public Information Officer
Essex County Sheriff's Department
20 Manning Road PO Box 870
Middleton, MA 01949
(978) 750 1900 ext 3660

From: Essex County Sheriff

Dear Sammy Peterson:

I am writing to acknowledge receipt of and in response to your email dated October 22, 2019 to the Essex County Sheriff's Department seeking emails by and between the Department and email addresses ending in "@adl.org" containing specific search terms during the time period March 1, 2019 through October 22, 2019. The Department has conducted a thorough search of its records and determined that it is not in possession of any documents responsive to your request.

Thank you for your patience while the Department conducted its search and processed your request.

Scott B. Sullivan
Asst. Legal Counsel
Essex County Sheriff's Department