Media Request Policy (Kauai Police Department)

Michael Morisy filed this request with the Kauai Police Department of Kauai County, HI.
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From: Michael Morisy

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Hawaii's Uniform Information Practices Code, I hereby request the following records:

* A copy of any media relations policies or guidelines used internally by this department.
* A copy of any press inquiry guidelines or procedures, or other documents used to record how this department handles incoming queries from the press.
* Any memos circulated to staff since Feb. 1, 2015 regarding communications with the press.

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.


Michael Morisy

From: Sarah Blane

Aloha Michael,

This is to confirm that we are in receipt of your request and will be in touch once your request is processed.

Thank you,
Sarah Blane

From: Sarah Blane


As stated several times to Mr. Bennish in previous communications, the Kaua'i Police Department follows public information guidelines as set forth by the Uniform Information Practices Act (UIPA)<>, HRS Chapter 92F. A fully copy of those guidelines can be found on the state Office of Information Practices website,<>

There has been no memos circulated to staff since Feb. 1, 2015 regarding communications with the press.