Florida special response policy

Caitlin Russell filed this request with the Florida Highway Patrol of Florida.


From: Caitlin Russell

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Florida's Sunshine Law (Fla. Stat. secs. 119.01 to 119.15 (1995)), I hereby request the following records:

-Policy 16.02: Quick Reaction Force, Mobile Field Force and Special Response Teams

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 would request your response within ten (10) business days.


Caitlin Russell

From: FHP

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From: Guzzo, Kiara

Good morning,

In response to your public records request, and as stated in my e-mail yesterday, we are unable to produce this policy. Policy 16.02, Quick Reaction Force, Mobile Field Force and Special Response Teams, due to the confidentiality of the information contained, is exempt from disclosure pursuant to section 119.071(2)(d), F.S.

Please let me know if you have any questions, or if you need additional information.


Kiara Guzzo
Public Records Coordinator
Office of General Counsel
Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles
2900 Apalachee Parkway
Neil Kirkman Bldg., Room A432
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0504
Telephone: (850)617-3101