Mobile Phone Forensics Tools (Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department of Los Angeles County, CA.


From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

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

The following request is in regards to mobile phone forensics tools such as devices made by the company Cellebrite, IP Box made by MDSec, Kessler Innovations products, or analysis programs such as those produced by COMPELSON Labs.

-Contractual documents. Examples of this are invoices, purchases orders, contracts, loan agreements, procurement documents etc.
-Records of communication with the domains,, or from either the chief of police or head of procurement.
-guidelines and/or internal policy on the use of mobile phone forensics tools and software
-Any utilization logs for these tools

invoices, purchases orders, contracts, loan agreements, procurement documents

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

From: Discovery Unit PRA Requests

We have received your Public Records Act request. You will be notified once we have determined if records are available.


Attached is the requested information for documents in the Internal Services Department’s (ISD) possession since 2008. No other documents are in our possession.

Thank you,
ISDPublic Information Office