Iowa Department of Public Safety emails re: #NoDAPL, 9/11-10-5 2016

Christopher Thomas filed this request with the Iowa Department of Public Safety of Iowa.
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From: Christopher Thomas

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Iowa Open Records Law (Code Chapter 22), I hereby request the following records:

Any emails sent or received by any employee of the Iowa Department of Public Safety between the dates of September 11, 2016 and October 5, 2016 containing the phrase "#NoDAPL".

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.

Sincerely,

Christopher Thomas
Investigative Journalist, Unicorn Riot - an educational 501(c)(3) nonprofit
www.unicornriot.ninja

From: Ludwig, Nathan [DPS]

I have received your requests for data and have begun to compile some preliminary information.

Thank you

Sergeant Nathan Ludwig *390*
Iowa State Patrol
Public Information Officer

39th Basic D.P.S. Academy
Curriculum Coordinator
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Office: 515-725-6093
Cell: 515-745-2863

nludwig@dps.state.ia.us<mailto:nludwig@dps.state.ia.us>
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From: Ludwig, Nathan [DPS]

Chris,
Attached is a memo that was sent out Friday, November 4th. If you did not receive this, I apologize.
Please let me know how you'd like me to proceed.

Thank you

Sergeant Nathan Ludwig *390*
Iowa State Patrol
Public Information Officer

39th Basic D.P.S. Academy
Curriculum Coordinator
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Office: 515-725-6093
Cell: 515-745-2863

nludwig@dps.state.ia.us<mailto:nludwig@dps.state.ia.us>
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From: Ludwig, Nathan [DPS]

Sergeant Nathan Ludwig *390*
Iowa State Patrol
Public Information Officer

39th Basic D.P.S. Academy
Curriculum Coordinator
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Office: 515-725-6093
Cell: 515-745-2863

nludwig@dps.state.ia.us<mailto:nludwig@dps.state.ia.us>
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From: MuckRock.com


To Whom It May Concern:

Please find enclosed a check for $175.42 to satisfy the fee associated with the attached public records request.

Thank you.

From: Ludwig, Nathan [DPS]

I believe the check has just been or will be cashed.
I will be working on providing the emails this week and hope to have it mailed out soon. I received the check in my office on the 14th of December and starting to compile the list of emails on the 21st. I have been on vacation since the 22nd.

Thank you

Sergeant Nathan Ludwig *390*
Iowa State Patrol
Public Information Officer

39th Basic D.P.S. Academy
Curriculum Coordinator
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Office: 515-725-6093
Cell: 515-745-2863

nludwig@dps.state.ia.us<mailto:nludwig@dps.state.ia.us>
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From: Ludwig, Nathan [DPS]

Mr. Thomas,

Attached is the email that would be of public record. To the extent that the Department may have other documents that would be responsive, those are protected from disclosure for reasons that include, but are not limited to Iowa Code Section 22.7(50) & 22.7(55)

Thank you

Sergeant Nathan Ludwig *390*
Iowa State Patrol
Public Information Officer

39th Basic D.P.S. Academy
Curriculum Coordinator
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Office: 515-725-6093
Cell: 515-745-2863

nludwig@dps.state.ia.us<mailto:nludwig@dps.state.ia.us>
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