Materials received under 1033 Program by Madison Police Department

Robert Ritchie filed this request with the Madison Police Department of Madison, WI.


From: Robert Ritchie

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Wisconsin's Open Records act, I hereby request the following records:

Itemized inventory of all equipment, weapons, vehicles or any other materials received by the Madison Police Department under the Pentagon's "1033 Program".

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 would request your response within ten (10) business days.


Robert Ritchie

From: Madison Police Department

A cover letter granting the request and outlining any exempted materials, if any.

From: Madison Police Department

A copy of documents responsive to the request.