Palantir emails

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


From: Mark Harris

To Whom It May Concern:

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

Email communications from 1/1/2010 to the current date, between the Sheriff's Department and Palantir Technologies Inc, aka Palantir, that contain any or all of the following keywords and phrases: “failure”, “breach”, “hack”, “over budget”, “failed”, “missed deadline”, “delay”, “behind schedule”, “downtime”, “unsatisfactory”, “broken”, “contravention”, “unacceptable”, “expensive”, “overcharged”, “violation”, “disappointed”.

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.


Mark Harris

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.

From: Discovery Unit PRA Requests

Please see attached extension letter. Thank you,

From: Discovery Unit PRA Requests

Attached is LASD response to your Public Records request.

From: Mark Harris

Thank you for your response.

15721 emails is a large response, but it wasn't clear from your letter what the next steps are. Are you proposing to review them or redact them? Or are you exempting all 15721 from disclosure without reviewing any of them?