|Submitted||March 24, 2017|
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To Whom It May Concern:
Pursuant to the state open records law, Ariz. Rev. Stat. Ann. Secs. 39-121 to 39-122 and 39-128, I hereby request the following records:
The following request is in regards to mobile phone forensics tools such as devices made by the company Cellebrite, IP Box made by MDSec, Kessler Innovations products, or analysis programs such as those produced by COMPELSON Labs.
-Contractual documents. Examples of this are invoices, purchases orders, contracts, loan agreements, procurement documents etc.
-Records of communication with the domains CellebriteUSA.com, investigation.com, or mdsec.net from either the chief of police or head of procurement.
-guidelines and/or internal policy on the use of mobile phone forensics tools and software
-Any utilization logs for these tools
invoices, purchases orders, contracts, loan agreements, procurement documents
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 would request your response within ten (10) business days.
The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office has received your request for public records and is processing your request. All requests are processed in the order in which they are received, and no requests are prioritized by deadline date. Please understand that on average it takes us 4 to 8 weeks to process, redact, and prepare for release any records that are found in response to requests. Some requests, especially for new reports and large requests will take longer than 8 weeks. You will be notified once records are made available for you to pick up or if no records are found.
Maricopa County Sheriff's Office
To Whom It May Concern:
I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on March 24, 2017. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.
Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.
The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office has a public record's request ready for your pick up. This request will be available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m, excluding holidays. Your records will be available for review or purchase for the next 30 business days from the date of this notice.
Your records can be picked up at the Sheriff's Office headquarters at 550 W. Jackson, Phoenix AZ 85003.
Requestor: Curtis Waltman
Date of release: 04/21/17
Subject of your request: Mobile Phone Forensics Tools
Cost to Purchase(Exact Change - Cash or Check only): $11.00
In response to the March 24, 2017, Public Records Request from Curtis Waltman for documents relating to Mobile Phone Forensics Tools, the following document(s) are provided:
Record/Document Description Pages/Qty
Purchase Order PG15500041505 (Cellebrite Inc.) 2 Pages
Invoice 153599 (Cellebrite Inc.) 1 Page
Purchase Order PG16500040804 (Cellebrite Inc.) 1 Page
Invoice 161886 (Cellebrite Inc.) 1 Page
Purchase Order PG16500041315 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 1 Page
Invoice 129434 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 1 Page
Purchase Order PG16500041440 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 1 Page
Invoice 131385 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 1 Page
Purchase Order PG16500041678 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 1 Page
Invoice 132594 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 1 Page
Purchase Order PG16500041711 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 2 Pages
Purchase Order DO, 170000000328-1 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 1 Page
Purchase Order DO, 170000003688-1 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 1 Page
Invoice 127945 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 1 Page
Purchase Order DO, 170000004777-1 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 1 Page
Invoice 140303 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 1 Page
Purchase Order DO, 170000005402-1 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 1 Page
Invoice 141808 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 1 Page
Purchase Order DO, 170000006168-1 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 1 Page
Invoice 144176 (Tri-Tech Forensics) 1 Page
Please be advised that a copy of the Maricopa County contract for Cellebrite Hardware, Software and Support, Contract #16041-C, can be obtained at www.maricopa.gov/3916/County-Contracts<http://www.maricopa.gov/3916/County-Contracts>. No other contract was found responsive to this public records request.
In processing the request for "records of communication with the domains CellebriteUSA.com, investigation.com, or mdsec.net from either the chief of police or head of procurement" the following information is being provided:
Please be advised that the MCSO does not have a chief of police. For the purpose of this public records request, the MCSO Legal Liaison Section interpreted this rank as equivalent to Sheriff. The MCSO personnel whose emails were searched for this request were Sheriff Paul Penzone, Executive Chief of Administration LeeAnn Bohn, and Procurement Supervisor Amie Bristol. After a thorough search of the aforementioned personnel's emails were conducted using the search criteria provided by the requester, no records relevant to this public records request were found.
The MCSO Legal Liaison Section has been advised that there is no policies that reference to the use of mobile phone forensic tools and software.
The fee breakdown for completed requests are as follows:
Documents: $5.00 for first 10 pages & $.50 for each additional page
CD's: $15.00 each
*Please Note: Documents are available for 30 business days from the date of this notice to be picked up and/or reviewed. After 30 business days has elapsed, the request will be closed and the documents destroyed. In order to obtain requested documents after the 30 business days, a new public records request will have to be resubmitted and reprocessed. All requests are handled in the order they are received.