Law enforcement informal and formal settlement data and reports (Frederick Police Department)

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Frederick Police Department of Frederick, MD.

It is a clone of this request.

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Multi Request Law enforcement informal and formal settlement data and reports


From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Maryland Public Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

Materials related to and sufficient to show all instances of alleged or actual inappropriate or illegal behavior or actions resulting in compensation or expenditures involving this agency.

Responsive materials include records of all settlements (formal and informal) and payments to which this agency was or is a party for the period from January 1, 2010 through the date this request is processed. Responsive materials include those for matters and legal claims resolved prior to the initiation of any litigation.

In particular, materials responsive to this request include all reports, lists, databases, spreadsheets, and other documentation detailing incidents of legal claims or other allegations requiring compensation for claimants, attorneys, or any other party.

If spreadsheets or similar documents are available in response to this request, please provide all segregable data, including but not limited to:

The nature of the claim or legal matter
The claimant and other parties involved
The relevant case and tracking numbers for court and internal systems
The date the lawsuit was served or litigation commenced
The final disposition or current status of the case, including whether a case is still pending
The amount spent to date as a result of the legal engagement
The amount paid to any parties related to the legal claim, including any city payout and any non-monetary compensation

If clarification of this request is required, please respond to the provided email address or leave a message at 617-299-1832.

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.


Beryl Lipton

From: Frederick Police Department

Good Morning,

This emails serves as confirmation that The City of Frederick has received your request for Public Information (attached). Your request has been assigned tracking # 2021-12-08-621. The City will respond in accordance with both the Maryland Public Information Act, as well as its Resolution No: 17-19.


Kimberly Loop
The City of Frederick
Legal Department
Office Manager

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From: Frederick Police Department

Good Evening,

Please be advised that the response to your request for Public Information will take more than 10 business days. If we believe it will take more than 30 you will be contacted again.

Thank you,

Kim Loop


Good morning,

In response to the attached MPIA request (attachment number 1), please find the following documents on this email:

1) Response letter to your request (attachment number 2)

2) Document(s) that are responsive to your request (attachment number 3)

The attached document(s) satisfy the requests stipulated in your request and this PIA request is closed out. Thank you for your attention on this matter.

Lt. Sean Carr
Commander-Professional Services Division
Frederick Police Department
100 West Patrick Street
Frederick, MD 21701
Office-(301) 600-2111
Fax-(301) 600-2148

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