Sexual Harassment Complaints/Lawsuits (Houston Police Department)

JPat Brown filed this request with the Houston Police Department of Houston, TX.
Multi Request Sexual Harassment Complaints/Lawsuits


From: JPat Brown

To Whom It May Concern:

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

Copies of all reports, lists, or databases detailing the number and/or status of sexual harassment complaints and/or lawsuits brought against the Department over the last 5 years. This should include requests for, or documentation of, funds used to cover settlement agreements, court costs, or other expenses related to lawsuits.

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 business days, as the statute requires.


JPat Brown

From: Houston Police Department

Dear JPat Brown,

Please be advised we are providing the inforation that is readily available (see attached). Data for 2017 is not finalized nor currently available. You may contact the City of Houston, Legal Department regarding "documentation of, funds used to cover settlement agreements, court costs, or other expenses related to lawsuits" at:
City of Houston Legal Department
900 Bagby, 4th Floor
Houston, TX 77002
PHONE: 832.393.6491
City of Houston Legal Department
P.O. Box 368
Houston, TX 77001-0368

We're closing our file.

Thank you,

HPD Open Records Unit/aej