Use of Force Policy

Samuel Sinyangwe filed this request with the Lincoln Police Department of Lincoln, NE.


From: Samuel Sinyangwe

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Nebraska Public Records Statutes (Neb. Rev. Stat. ยง 84-712), I hereby request the following records:

All current policies maintained by the Lincoln Police Department regarding use of force.

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 4 business days, as the statute requires.


Samuel Sinyangwe

From: Tonya L. Peters

Mr. Samuel Sinyangwe,
Attached you will find the Lincoln Police Department's policy concerning force and control techniques.