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

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Irvine Police Department of Irvine, CA .
Multi Request Law enforcement informal and formal settlement data and reports
Est. Completion None
Status
No Responsive Documents

Communications

From: Beryl Lipton


To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the California Public Records 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. These include, but are not limited to, all records related to instances in which a weapon was used or discharged.

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

This request is being made by a journalist as part of a journalistic investigation. It is being submitted to your agency because a member of your community requested it be included in our effort. There is no commercial interest in this request, and its submission and the release of materials is in the public interest.

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.

If you have any questions about this request, please contact the email address associated with this request 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.

Sincerely,

Beryl Lipton

From: Irvine Police Department

Dear Beryl Lipton,

REF: Public Record Act Request

This letter is in reference to your request under the California Public Records Act (Government Code Section 6250 et seq.).

Due to the scope of your request, additional time is needed. In accordance with the California Public Records Act (Government Code Section 6253(c) et seq.), an extension is appropriate under these circumstances.

Based on the initial 10 day response period and the additional 14 day extension period, our office will contact you on or before December 14, 2020 regarding the disposition of the requested records

Cordially,

Brenda Argabright
Lead Records Specialist
City of Irvine / Police Department
bargabright@cityofirvine.org<mailto:bargabright@cityofirvine.org>
Direct: 949-724-7492 / Fax: 949-724-7077
Mailing: P.O. Box 19575, Irvine CA 92623
[1463407129385_Small]

This transmission is intended for the use of the individuals or entity to which it is addressed and may contain information that is privileged, confidential and exempt from disclosure under applicable law. If the reader of this message is not the intended recipient, or the employee responsible for delivering the message to the recipient, you are hereby notified that any dissemination, distribution or copying of this communication is PROHIBITED. If you receive this communication in error, please call (949) 724-7062 immediately.

From: Irvine Police Department

Beryl Lipton,

We received the below public record’s request and based on our interpretation of this public record’s request we do not have responsive records to this request. If you have any questions please call me at 949-724-7044.

Thank you,

Cathy Scherer, Lieutenant
Office of Professional Standards
Irvine Police Department
1 Civic Center Plaza
Irvine, CA 92606
949-724-7044
cscherer@cityofirvine.org<mailto:cscherer@cityofirvine.org>

[Description: cid:image001.png@01CFC78A.42BA3EB0]

Files