Suspicious Activity Reports identifying photographers by LACSD

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


From: Paul Detrick

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the California's Sunshine Amendment (Cal. Const. Art. I, § 3(b)), I hereby request the following records:

Suspicious Activity Reports identifying photographers or photography by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department from 2009 to 2013.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, 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 business days, as the statute requires.


Paul Detrick
Reporter/Video Producer, Reason TV

From: Pam Vanover, OAIII

Mr. Detrick – Attached is LASD response to your Public Records Act request.

Thank you,

Pam Vanover, OAIII
Discovery Unit
(323) 890-5439
(323) 890-5000 (Main )