Federal agency/Sheriff's Department agreements (Imperial County, CA)

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Imperial County Sheriff's Office of Imperial County, CA.

It is a clone of this request.



From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the California's Sunshine Amendment (Cal. Const. Art. I, ยง 3(b)), I hereby request the following records:

All contracts, memorandums of understanding, and other agreements entered into between this Department and any agency of the Federal government (including, but not limited to: Bureau of Prisons; Citizenship and Immigration Services; Customs and Border Protection; Department of Homeland Security; Executive Office for Immigration Review; Immigration and Customs Enforcement; U.S. Marshals Service)

This request is being made as part of an ongoing investigation into the nature of the national criminal justice system. The requested documents will be made available to the general public. This request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, 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 C.D. Lipton

From: Laura Berumen

Ms. Lipton,

Attached please find correspondence related to your records request. We will also be mailing you an original and signed copy of the letter via first class mail.

I was hoping to speak with you about your request. Your current request does not have a time frame nor dates regarding the records you are requested. I was hoping to speak with you regarding narrowing down your request to the specific time period you are interested in. Is it that your are interested in current contracts, MOUs, or agreements? Please call me or email me so we can discuss this issue.

I look forward to hearing from you.

Laura Berumen

Deputy County Counsel

Office of County Counsel- Imperial

(442) 265-1120

From: Imperial County Sheriff's Office

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.

From: Imperial County Sheriff's Office

A cover letter granting the request and outlining any exempted materials, if any.

From: Imperial County Sheriff's Office

A copy of documents responsive to the request.