CALIFORNIA PUBLIC RECORDS REQUEST – FACIAL RECOGNITION SOFTWARE (Los Angeles Police Department)

Aaron Swartz Day Police Surveillance Project filed this request with the Los Angeles Police Department of Los Angeles, CA .
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#18-3638

Multi Request CALIFORNIA PUBLIC RECORDS REQUEST – FACIAL RECOGNITION SOFTWARE
Est. Completion None
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From: Aaron Swartz Day Police Surveillance Project


To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the California Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

Per the California Public Records Act (Govt. Code 6250-6270), I am writing to request the following information from your office for the period January 1, 2015 to the date of this letter.

Number, if any, of Facial Recognition software or Facial Recognition-enabled equipment in place with this department or agency. Please specify if software has been purchased or if services are performed by outside contractors for the department or agency. Please include pilot or testing programs within the scope of this request

Any documents or correspondence during the period encompassing this request regarding possible or planned acquisition of Facial Recognition software packages, Facial Recognition-enabled equipment or service agreements.

Any existing or proposed usage policies regarding the use of Facial Recognition software or Facial Recognition-enabled equipment, including protocols, training documents, data storage procedures and prohibited activities.

Any current or past litigation involving or referencing this department or agency involving the use of Facial Recognition software or Facial Recognition-enabled equipment.

Please notify me when this information is available .

Thank you for your attention to this request and for your prompt reply within 10 days.

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,

Aaron Swartz Day Police Surveillance Project

From: Los Angeles Police Department

City of Los Angeles

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Hi there

Your first City of Los Angeles record request (request number #18-3638) has been submitted.
It is currently unpublished and is not available for the general public to view.

From: Los Angeles Police Department

City of Los Angeles

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Hi there

Department assignment for records request #18-3638 has changed:

Added: City Clerk.

From: Los Angeles Police Department

City of Los Angeles

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Hi there

Record request #18-3638 has been closed. The closure reason supplied was:

As of this date, our office has determined that the Office of the City Clerk is not in possession of any documents or information relating to your request.  Please be advised that this response does not include any records that may be in the custody of other City departments.  Each department in the City of Los Angeles maintains and is responsible for their own records. This request with the Office of the City Clerk is considered closed.

For all other city department’s records please go to their respective webpage and contact them directly or please contact 311 Call Center at 213-473-3231.

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Please contact the Los Angeles Police Department at (877) 275-5273 or visit their websites at http://www.lapdonline.org/ or http://data.lacity.org for the records you are seeking.

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