Ballistic Armored Tactical Transport Vehicle (Kenosha Police Department)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Kenosha Police Department of Kenosha, WI.
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Multi Request Ballistic Armored Tactical Transport Vehicle


From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Wisconsin's Open Records act, I hereby request the following records:

This request has to do with the Ballistic Armored Tactical Transport, commonly known as the B.A.T.T., which is manufactured by the Armored Group LLC. I ask for:

-Contractual documents. Examples of this are invoices, purchases orders, contracts, loan agreements, procurement documents etc.
-Records of communication with the Armored Group LLC, which has a domain of This correspondence from the department would likely be coming from either the chief of police or a head of procurement.
-Training and/or usage guidelines or policy for this vehicle.
-Any utilization logs for this vehicle.

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 would request your response within ten (10) business days.


Curtis Waltman


Mr. Curtis Waltman,

I am in receipt of your records request dated December 8, 2017. After a search of Kenosha Police Department records, two emails were located that are responsive to the request. No other documents responsive to the request were located. I have provided the records as attachments to this email. Please let me know if you have any questions or you need further assistance. There is no charge for this request.

In accordance with Section 19.35 (4) of the Wisconsin State Statutes, you are advised that if you consider any portion of this letter to constitute a denial of your request, the denial is subject to review by mandamus pursuant to the provisions of Section 19.37 (1) of the Wisconsin Statutes, or upon application to the Attorney General or Kenosha County District Attorney's Office.

Sgt. James Beller

Kenosha Police Department
Office of Professional Standards
1000 55th Street
Kenosha, WI 53140