LAPD IMSI Catcher Deployment

K. Braddock filed this request with the Los Angeles Police Department of Los Angeles, CA.
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From: Kieran Braddock

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the California Public Records Act (California Government Code ยงยง 6250), I hereby request the following records:

Information regarding the LAPD's use policies and guidelines as well as the current number of devices fielded by LAPD that are designed to intercept and read wireless or cellular data from a device before transmitting that information to the cellular network. These devices are generally known as an "IMSI catcher" or "Stingray."

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.


Kieran Braddock

From: Brenda Brubaker

Please see attached.

Brenda Brubaker #N1876
Management Analyst II
Legal Affairs Division
201 N. Los Angeles Street # 301
Los Angeles, CA 90012<>