Ballistic Armored Tactical Transport Vehicle (Los Angeles Police Department)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Los Angeles Police Department of Los Angeles, CA.
Multi Request Ballistic Armored Tactical Transport Vehicle
Est. Completion None
No Responsive Documents


From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the California Public Records Act (California Government Code ยงยง 6250), 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 look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 calendar days, as the statute requires.


Curtis Waltman


Dear Mr. Waltman,

I have received your request for contractual documents, records of communications, training and utilization logs related to the Ballistic Armored Tactical Transport, manufactured by the Armored Group LLC. I apologize for the delay in responding as we have had significant staff turnover, moved our offices, and I have just received your request. The Los Angeles Police Department's Contracts Section, Motor Transport Division and City of Los Angeles's General Services Department- Procurement Section have searched their databases and no records responsive to your request were located. Therefore, I am closing your request. Again, my apologies for the delay.

If you have any questions regarding this correspondence, please contact the Discovery Section at (213) 847-3615 and reference File Number


M. Cheraghi
Management Assistant
Los Angeles Police Department
Legal Affairs Division
Discovery Section-CPRA Unit
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