Domestic Violence Response Policies (Maine State Police)

Caitlin Russell filed this request with the Maine State Police of Maine.


From: Caitlin Russell

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Maine Freedom of Access Act ("FOAA"), I hereby request the following records:

-All department policies for state police officers responding to incidents of domestic violence

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by 1 M.R.S.A. § 408(6). 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 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 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Caitlin Russell

From: Parr, Christopher

Dear Ms. Russell:

This email concerns your Freedom of Access Act (“FOAA”) request copied below.

Attached to this email please find a copy of the Maine State Police policy that is the subject of your request.

There is no fee for this record.

Respectfully, C



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