Law enforcement informal and formal settlement data and reports (Maricopa County Sheriff)

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Maricopa County Sheriff of Maricopa County, AZ.

It is a clone of this request.

Multi Request Law enforcement informal and formal settlement data and reports
Est. Completion None
No Responsive Documents


From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Arizona Public Records Law, I hereby request the following records:

Materials related to and sufficient to show all instances of alleged or actual inappropriate or illegal behavior or actions resulting in compensation or expenditures involving this agency. These include, but are not limited to, all records related to instances in which a weapon was used or discharged.

Responsive materials include records of all settlements (formal and informal) and payments to which this agency was or is a party for the period from January 1, 2010 through the date this request is processed. Responsive materials include those for matters and legal claims resolved prior to the initiation of any litigation.

In particular, materials responsive to this request include all reports, lists, databases, spreadsheets, and other documentation detailing incidents of legal claims or other allegations requiring compensation for claimants, attorneys, or any other party.

If spreadsheets or similar documents are available in response to this request, please provide all segregable data, including but not limited to:

The nature of the claim or legal matter
The claimant and other parties involved
The relevant case and tracking numbers for court and internal systems
The date the lawsuit was served or litigation commenced
The final disposition or current status of the case, including whether a case is still pending
The amount spent to date as a result of the legal engagement
The amount paid to any parties related to the legal claim, including any city payout and any non-monetary compensation

This request is being made by a journalist as part of a journalistic investigation. It is being submitted to your agency because a member of your community requested it be included in our effort. There is no commercial interest in this request, and its submission and the release of materials is in the public interest.

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.

If you have any questions about this request, please contact the email address associated with this request or leave a message at 617-299-1832

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.


Beryl Lipton

From: Maricopa County Sheriff

Good morning,

I am checking on your request.

Thank you

From: Maricopa County Sheriff

In regards to your public records request to the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, I have been advised by the legal liaison that there are no records available responsive to this request. Please contact the courts or Maricopa County Risk Management to obtain the information being requested below.

Thank you,

Vicki Meyers
Legal Liaison Lead

This will close out this public records request. If you have any further requests, please re-submit them through the e-mail request box at:


Ana Gonzalez
Office Assistant Specialized
Command Administration
Maricopa County Sheriff's Office
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